On a wing and a prayer (European Shag)

Posted by Swissblad on Thu Jan 12, 2023 9:53 am

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The sight of a Shag coming in to land with its feathers  splayed out, somehow reminds me of those intrepid pioneering aviators in their magnificent flying machines.....hence, my odd little title ;)

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by david fletcher on Thu Jan 12, 2023 1:41 pm
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Cracking shot Sinuhe. Love the title!
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by Carol Clarke on Thu Jan 12, 2023 3:23 pm
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Perfect title for this flight shot considering the gaps in the wing feathers! Lovely banking pose coming in to land.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Jan 12, 2023 7:47 pm
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Great title-with those ragged wings and tail, perhaps it needs a prayer!
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by Axel Hildebrandt on Fri Jan 13, 2023 3:59 pm
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Great incoming pose and interesting almost-monochromatic effect.
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by John Meade on Fri Jan 13, 2023 6:16 pm
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Killer incoming banking pose! I like the addition of the birds in the background also.

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