Rainbow Bee-eater

Posted by gregc on Sat Jun 22, 2024 3:29 am

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Rainbow Bee-eater (Merops ornatus). In this view you can see how fine the streamers are on the adult male.

ISO2000, 600mm, f8, 1/4000, on OM-1.

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by bruco63 on Sat Jun 22, 2024 4:02 am
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Beautiful bird and terrific flight shot!

by Karl Egressy on Sat Jun 22, 2024 5:55 am
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Great flight shot wint a nice banking pose and head turn.

by david fletcher on Sat Jun 22, 2024 6:26 am
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Smashing banking pose Greg! Love the large view.
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by peter makuch on Sat Jun 22, 2024 7:49 am
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a perfect one here and nice soft bg as-well, superb GREG.

by Axel Hildebrandt on Sat Jun 22, 2024 10:28 am
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very cool pose and capture, Greg. The larger view is even more impressive.
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Jun 23, 2024 6:11 am
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Axel Hildebrandt wrote: very cool pose and capture, Greg. The larger view is even more impressive.
Beautiful flight capture, Greg!

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by paul fletcher on Mon Jun 24, 2024 9:18 pm
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A fine image, Greg.

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