Saker Falcon

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  1. lostprophet

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    Saker Falcon

    CLICK IMAGE FOR HIGH RES



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  2. Arch

    Arch Damn You! Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Good catch, i like the full wing spread of the first with the blue sky behind :thumbup:
     
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    lostprophet No longer a newbie, moving up!

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  4. Al-Wazeer

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    i loved the first photo!

    btw saker is falcon in arabic
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    I like the second best of this once more super-good series!
    And Al-Wazeer, you say "saker" when you talk about this very bird? So actually "Saker Falcon" means "Falcon Falcon"?
     
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    saker is Falcon in general ( every falcon in earth we call saker )

    and it is read sa-ker in arabic


    maybe prophet means different than this, not maybe am sure it's a coincidence.
     
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    Good capture, LP! I too really like the first one, for the windspread and the blue background
     
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    Great shots. Love to see dorsal views in flight. - TF
     
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