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Red Kite . Milvus Milvus


Posted by david fletcher on Sun May 17, 2020 1:01 pm

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Another Gigrin Farm image, taken in October in Powys, Wales.  Techs Nikon 500 AFS-II and 1.4.  1/1600 F5.6 at ISO 800. Plopped the 1.4 on to get the birds further away. 

Please feel free to view uncompressed.  Thank you for looking and hope all safe.  
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by himadri roy on Sun May 17, 2020 1:12 pm
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Gorgeous topside view in amazing bg.
 

by Craig Lipski on Sun May 17, 2020 1:38 pm
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Perfectly timed for a great “pose”!
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by peter makuch on Sun May 17, 2020 5:50 pm
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great stuff on this one and the detailing is superb on the down wing, great visual contact DAVID.
 

by Ron Day on Sun May 17, 2020 7:08 pm
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A beauty, Dave. Love the placement allowing the Kite to fly into space. Topside detail is excellent. Great shot.
 

by Karl Egressy on Sun May 17, 2020 8:37 pm
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Great topside view of a cool looking raptor, David.
 

by Carol Clarke on Mon May 18, 2020 3:13 pm
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We get these beauties over our house every day, but its not quite the same photographing them over the rooftops! Another superb image of these gorgeous birds, Dave.

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by Debapratim Saha on Mon May 18, 2020 10:15 pm
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Another excellent BIF shot,love the way you positioned him on a beautiful surrounding.
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by david fletcher on Tue May 19, 2020 1:45 am
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Thank you all for your kind words and thoughts. (know what you mean Carol. Just started to get them here in the south, but last year was barely 3-4 sightings. We do though, get plenty of Sea Kites... new name for Seagulls..LOL)
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