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Red-breasted Merganser.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Tue Jan 25, 2022 3:17 pm

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After several frames the third bird dropped behind and the two in focus got fully separated while flying together.

Nikon D850
Nikon 500 f 5.6 PF
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F5.6
1/3200 s

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by david fletcher on Tue Jan 25, 2022 3:26 pm
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Brilliant image Karl. Impeccable timing and patience rewarded here! Well done.
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by Dan Kearl on Tue Jan 25, 2022 7:01 pm
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Pretty intense color...cool framing with the Duo..
 

by Govind on Tue Jan 25, 2022 7:05 pm
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Spectacular colors and lighting, Karl. Great timing capturing both the mergansers two sharp with enough separation.
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by paul fletcher on Tue Jan 25, 2022 7:06 pm
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An excellent image of the pair in formation, Karl. Certainly, a theme of high speed flight, is captured, here.
 

by peter makuch on Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:27 pm
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a perfect wing position flight, for this awesome capture.
 

by Cindy Marple on Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:43 pm
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The light on this pair is spectacular. Beautiful!
 

by ADKShooter on Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:57 pm
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Dynamic flight shot highlighted by having two birds in sync with each other. Terrific timing.
 

by gregc on Tue Jan 25, 2022 9:42 pm
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Nice framing and colours.
 

by Carol Clarke on Wed Jan 26, 2022 4:51 am
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Beautiful timing, amazing colours and light, Karl!

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by Cynthia Crawford on Wed Jan 26, 2022 8:43 am
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Beautiful duo. Lovely light and composition-rerally shows the beauty of these two birds in wonderful detail.
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