Gray Ghost fly by on a gray New England day

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  1. MSnowy

    MSnowy TPF Supporters Supporting Member

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    It was a typical gray rainy winter day here in MA. So I grabbed my gear and off I went for an afternoon walk. I had to shoot at 4000 iso to keep the shutter speed up. He headed right towards me for some nice head-on action, then he did the "Harrier stage left" as he got close.

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    JacaRanda Hobbyist Birdographer

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    SWEETNESS!!!!! Love the GGH's.
     
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    MSnowy TPF Supporters Supporting Member

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    Thanks. Yup got to love the GGH's. There aren't many around so when I see one I consider myself lucky.
     
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    What an elegant bird!
     
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    Nice! Really like #2
     
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    Nice set,I thought in #2 it was smoking an indian piece pipe for a sec until I realized it was the other wing tip.How, Me two wing GGH.:1251:
     
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    great images :)
     
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    great series - really like your last shot here... classic! i love the gray ghosts... i see one every so often, but see a lot more females.
     
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    Thanks Kris
     
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    Thanks
     
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    Thanks. Same here lots of females
     
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    Kudos! That last one is exceptional.
     

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