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Oystercatcher at First Light


Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:24 am

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American Oystercatcher with a snack for its chick. Photographed at Nickerson Beach on Long Island.
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by peter makuch on Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:59 am
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awesome light and I like the level in which it was taken, well done AXEL.
 

by John Spreitzer on Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:12 am
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Awesome shot! Eye level, great light, tack sharp, prey in beak, implied forward motion; what’s not to like?
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:11 pm
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What's not to like! Excellent behaviour captured on the move and in sweet light. Great shot, Axel!

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by Dan Kearl on Tue Jun 11, 2019 3:41 pm
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Nice light, looks light a spotlight...Excellent angle and prey.
 

by MalcolmBenn on Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:01 pm
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One day I'll get to a spot that will allow me to photograph these birds but in the mean time I'll be left drooling over images like this ... fabulous image Axel, the sweet morning light, low pov, the snack and the raised foot .. perfect.
 

by Ron Day on Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:22 pm
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The warm early-morning light is wonderful and makes the image for me.
 

by Karl Egressy on Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:26 am
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Great image in beautiful light, Axel.
 

by david fletcher on Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:54 am
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Such gorgeous light Axel. Superb details.
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by Moby Dick on Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:21 pm
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Wonderful light, color, detail and food in the mouth. The point of view works for me.
 

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