Strictly For The Birds

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  1. Patsy Faye

    Patsy Faye Veteran Member
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    Oh ! There are some 'magical' pictures there
    Have you ever seen 'Life of Birds' with David Attenborough ?
    It was a superb series of one hour docus ................
     
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  2. Tony Britton

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    Hi Patsy,

    It's one of my favorites! The beauty and behaviors of the birds in this series is truly amazing. A must see.series! You've previously mentioned Wagtails. What are some of your other favorite birds from your area?

    Tony
     
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  3. Tony Britton

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    More of my favorites.

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  4. Patsy Faye

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    @Tony Britton - I am so pleased you like that series, David is an exceptional presenter
    I also love the ocean creatures and his series 'Blue Planet' did not disappoint, hope you got to see that, the filming
    is, as usual - superb
    As for poor little me - the view from my window is a car park with a bit of green beyond, where the seagulls congregate
    then fly above us. My favourite birds that I can see and hear from the view, are blackbirds. Simply because they sing such
    a variety of song, unfortunately we don't see them as often now
    We also have the sight of magpies and pigeons - so not much - I need to move ! :D
    The wagtails I see, when I go out to do some shopping, they melt my heart :)
     
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  6. Tony Britton

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    I can't recall a nature documentary I didn't like! I own quite a lot of these and they're not only fascinating, they're inspirational from a photography perspective. Something to aspire to!

    Tony
     
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    All your photos are exceptional. If I took shots like this I'd be very proud of myself.
     
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  8. Tony Britton

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    My next offering!

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    You capture some amazing shots!!
     
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  10. Patsy Faye

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    Swans, what a delight they are :)
    You've captured stunning shots again - have you captured an Eagle yet ?
     
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  11. Tony Britton

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    Hi Patsy,
    No Eagle in the wild yet. Only captive.:( I do have a small collection of hawk photos, though!:)

    Tony
     
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  12. Tony Britton

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    Here's a photo of a Heermann's Gull I hope you'll enjoy. The lovely color in the background was provided by Ice Plant. I enjoy photos with this type of "bokeh" background.

    Tony

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    What a regale profile, Tony! You're right, when we look over our shoulder, life can appear as a blur!;)
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    Welcome Tony...beautiful pictures...and birds.
     
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