Posted by Karl Egressy on Sat Apr 13, 2024 12:22 pm

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Coming in to mate which is indicated by the inward turn of claws. This way he can land on the back of the female.

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Nikon Z 400 f 4.5 + Nikon Z 1.4x TC
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F 6.3

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by david fletcher on Sat Apr 13, 2024 2:03 pm
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Prickly business that mating thingy.... Nice knowledge Karl. Super shot BTW
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by peter makuch on Sat Apr 13, 2024 4:53 pm
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the nesting and mating has begun, well captured KARL.

by paul fletcher on Sat Apr 13, 2024 9:18 pm
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Very interesting information included with your image, Karl.

by Swissblad on Sun Apr 14, 2024 3:29 am
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Lovely series, Karl - thanks for the added info - most interesting.

Happy watching - look forward to seeing the chicks!

by Axel Hildebrandt on Sun Apr 14, 2024 5:43 am
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Great pose, behavior and light, Karl.
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Apr 14, 2024 7:11 am
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Great behaviour capture and background information Karl!

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by Ed Cordes on Tue Apr 16, 2024 8:33 am
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Nice light with an outstanding image.  Thanks for the education.
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