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Old May 2, 2014, 12:57 AM   #1
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the sora is more widely distributed across the country than other rails, but are probably also the most reclusive... the birders i know speak in reverent tones of sightings where they got a glimpse of one through the reeds. i caught this one crossing a small pond, right out in the open, not 25 feet away! i didn't even know they could swim! this is very possibly a once-in-a-lifetime shot for me... cropped slightly, but not much... 7D, 400mm, 1/800 @ f/5.6.

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Old May 2, 2014, 6:15 PM   #2
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This is the first Sora picture I see. Thanks!
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