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Painted Bunting


Posted by MalcolmBenn on Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:54 am

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Another image taken at Laguna Seca Ranch in May, many thanks to Gene Gwin for getting this little beauty on that perch.
Canon 1DIV
500mm
f 11
1/800 sec
ISO 800

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by E.J. Peiker on Mon Jun 10, 2019 1:12 pm
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A really gorgeous shot!
 

by Ron Day on Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:45 pm
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A real stunner, Malcolm. Wonderful look back pose, killer background, and nice perch.
 

by Jan Wegener on Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:33 am
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stunning perch, stunning bird, great work!
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:37 am
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Beautiful bird, great setting and the open beak makes it even better.
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by david fletcher on Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:06 am
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Top notch shot Malcolm
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:16 pm
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I recognise this perch, it certainly has a good selection of birds using it for photos. I can tell LSR photos from the thumbnails, and this is another beauty, malcolm!

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by joem on Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:05 am
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A beautiful capture Malcolm.
 

by MalcolmBenn on Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:03 pm
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Thanks so much for all the kind comments. I've been to south Texas 5 times but always earlier in the year so this was the first time I had the opportunity to photograph this species. Just seeing these flying crayon birds was a treat and getting so many photo opportunities was a blast ... many thanks to Gene Gwin at Laguna Seca Ranch for all the help getting these images.
 

by S. Davis on Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:42 pm
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Cool bird,pose and comp!
 

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