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Purple Martin


Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue May 17, 2022 12:10 pm

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This female Purple Martin was approaching the nest on an overcast day.
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by david fletcher on Tue May 17, 2022 12:49 pm
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Excellent capture Axel. Brilliant details.
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by ADKShooter on Tue May 17, 2022 5:10 pm
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Great timing to get the female version of the Purple Martin after posting the nice version of the male. As David already stated, the details are outstanding in this image.
 

by Karl Egressy on Tue May 17, 2022 7:51 pm
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Excellent landing flight shot. Nice open beak and great detail.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Tue May 17, 2022 9:21 pm
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Lovely shot of the female-love her markings. Great clarity, as mentioned.
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by peter makuch on Wed May 18, 2022 7:29 am
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well done on the flight capture and getting all the details, good stuff AXEL.
 

by himadri roy on Wed May 18, 2022 11:21 am
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Great flight frame.
 

by Carol Clarke on Wed May 18, 2022 2:35 pm
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Beautifully detailed capture of this pretty female, Axel!

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