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Old Dec 26, 2014, 8:07 PM   #1
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The Common Loon is not uncommon, but they rarely come closed enough for me to make a decent shot. But today, it did!
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Old Dec 27, 2014, 6:07 AM   #2
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Very nice. Yes they are hard to photograph. Good job.
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Very nice. Yes they are hard to photograph. Good job.
Thanks, Pitter!
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Nicely done. they are difficult to capture.
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Nicely done. they are difficult to capture.
You are right about the Loons being difficult to photograph. I have tried many times and failed to come up with a decent image. I got lucky this time. Thank you for your comment!
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