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Finally light on a Kingfisher.


Posted by TerryWSmith on Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:39 pm

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It's taken many years to capture a Kingfisher with nice clean light.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:44 pm
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Nice job with the light- and a fun perch-looks ready to dive. A real beauty with the rusty markings so clear. Nice work!
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by SantaFeJoe on Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:41 pm
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Nice light, great perch and pose. Love the BG.

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by Mako_Elite on Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:09 pm
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Congrats on getting this awesome shot. I agree, Belted Kingfishers are so tricky to get a nice shot.

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by Tusar Bhowmik on Fri Oct 11, 2019 2:19 pm
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Cynthia Crawford wrote:
Nice job with the light- and a fun perch-looks ready to dive. A real beauty with the rusty markings so clear. Nice work!




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by Ron Day on Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:02 pm
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Great find, Terry, and excellent lighting.
 

by Karl Egressy on Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:15 pm
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Nice image of a tough to shoot bird.
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:44 pm
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Well worth the wait, Terry! This is lovely, and the 'I'm ready to dive when I spot a fish', pose makes it look like a little jet plane. Beautiful shot!

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by Jan Wegener on Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:56 am
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unusual pose. well done! The light is very nice
 

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