Some birds down at the watering hole.....

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  1. EricD

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    Everyone wants water.......



    1 Grackle
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    2 Tri Color heron showing his breeding colors......
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    5 Mama Wood Duck and her chicks
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    6 Spoonbill
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    7 Barred owl
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    First shot, 5 ( momma duck) and the Owl are just priceless.. AWESOME!
     
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    I love #1. The DOF is great and the sun reflects nicely.
     
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    Another great set of photographs.

    What lens did you use for these? I see in your exif data it says you were out to 550mm on these (what a reach).
     
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    I mostly use my Nikkor 200-400MM F4, ED, IF, VR lens witha 1.4x t.c.
     
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    One is truly awesome!
     
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    I love 2, 5, & 7!!! 2 because the colors and the action are amazing, 5 because i literally went "aaawwww" lol and 7 because he looks like he is peeking at something :)
     
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    Love the variety and as usual, well done Eric!
     
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    SPOONBILL...............:thumbup: as usual.....Mike
     
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    spoonbill is awesome as well as everything else
     
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    Another nice series, Eric. I really enjoy your work. I like the Wood Duck and babies especially but they are all good. You made an ordinary grackle look sweet.
     
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    Thanks again for some of the most colorful birds ever.
     

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