Tree Swallows


Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Mon Apr 01, 2024 7:22 pm

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These Tree Swallows are fun to watch, sometimes they sit quietly next to each other, then one starts chirping, gets agitated, goes quiet, then both start, go quiet, and continue sitting there as if nothing happened, go figure. :) 

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by paul fletcher on Mon Apr 01, 2024 7:55 pm
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I can't recall seeing an image with two perched swallows, like this one, Axel, so a very special photograph captured here.
 

by david fletcher on Tue Apr 02, 2024 2:09 am
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Smashing shot Axel. great to see the two together.
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Apr 02, 2024 2:32 am
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They're planning for the season ahead, Axel.  Lots to discuss!  :)   Whatever they're talking about, the image is a real pleasure to see.  A beauty!

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by peter makuch on Tue Apr 02, 2024 6:31 am
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asking for food and you caught the moment, well done axel.
 

by Karl Egressy on Tue Apr 02, 2024 5:21 pm
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Nice description of the action and excellent action shot.
 

by gregc on Tue Apr 02, 2024 9:31 pm
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Great discussion captured. The variation of tones in the blues is super.
 

by Ed Cordes on Wed Apr 03, 2024 5:00 pm
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Looks like an old married couple Axel.  Great details in this fun image.
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