Red-headed Woodpecker

Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Mon Jun 05, 2023 10:03 am

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R5, RF600f4, 1.4x, 1/4000s, f/6.3, ISO 1600, manual

Photographed in the evening, this Woodpecker was on the way to the nest, and I was lucky to get this banking pose.
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by david fletcher on Mon Jun 05, 2023 10:24 am
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Top class Axel. Fabulous capture in all regards.
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by SantaFeJoe on Mon Jun 05, 2023 10:33 am
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Great pose, BG and prey in beak.

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by Karl Egressy on Mon Jun 05, 2023 2:53 pm
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Best flight shot of this species I have ever seen.

by Carol Clarke on Mon Jun 05, 2023 3:21 pm
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Superb! Wonderful view and detail from head to tail in all colours - red, black and white. Stunning capture, Axel.

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by KK Hui on Mon Jun 05, 2023 6:01 pm
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Superb inflight ...
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by paul fletcher on Mon Jun 05, 2023 9:32 pm
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Wonderful image, Axel- it must be " Woodpecker Week", with so many images of woodpeckers being submitted!

by peter makuch on Tue Jun 06, 2023 6:40 am
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a good one and with all the details shown here, nice take AXEL.

by MalcolmBenn on Tue Jun 06, 2023 3:34 pm
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Great top side banking pose Axel ... love that feather flare.
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by himadri roy on Tue Jun 06, 2023 10:13 pm
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Outstanding flight shot.

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