Juvenile Skimmer

Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:10 am

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The juvenile Skimmers practice flying but the parents still feed them. Photographed on Long Island.
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by himadri roy on Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:15 am
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Awesome banking pose with great detail , light & BG.

by david fletcher on Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:41 am
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Nailed this one Axel. Superbly done!
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by Debapratim Saha on Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:47 am
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himadri roy wrote:
Awesome banking pose with great detail , light & BG.

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by Ron Day on Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:42 pm
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Axel, it's wonderful to see the juvenile in flight. This is top-quality like all of your skimmer images.

by Dan Kearl on Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:35 pm
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Dead center light and a perfect head turn.
Not sure I have seen a Juvie flight shot ever, big props for that!

by Karl Egressy on Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:17 am
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Beautiful background and nice top view of the bird, Axel.

by joem on Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:20 am
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Excellent flight shot Axel.

by David Salem on Tue Sep 03, 2019 4:04 pm
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Nice looking shot of this fresh one! Perfect head angle and background. I had a blast there and got lots of great skimmer frames! Well done

by Carol Clarke on Wed Sep 04, 2019 9:41 am
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Beautiful topside view with superb plumage detail of the colours and markings, Axel! First Class!

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by Frank Schauf on Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:12 am
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Great pose and detail.
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by Jan Wegener on Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:36 am
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superb flight shot Axel

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