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bluesman graham Jun 1, 2008 1:26 PM

Hi all I've already posted a few of the birds on the wildlife forum but thought this really belongs here on the member's and family bit!. This is my 6 year old daughter at a recent steam & country rally. There was a falconry display in the arena and a few people where selected to enter the ring and receive the fantastic birds of prey onto there arms!. My daughter was among the few and was absolutely thrilled to bits:-). Here's a pic of her moment of glory:G. Kind regards Graham.

http://i145.photobucket.com/albums/r...13842_01-1.jpg

bahadir Jun 3, 2008 1:34 AM

That's a great moment you captured:cool:

One can observe the admiring look of awe in the subjects' eyes the beast actuallydeserves : )As a matter of fact, thesefalcons are really wonderfulcreatures. Oh, I had the privilege of feeding one at home forabouttwo years until I set it free (which was a tough decision!!) to get to knownot many but a few very essential things about them other than justfeeding times, etc. such as their readiness, dignity and appreciation of courage and care!

musket Jun 3, 2008 2:36 AM

Great capture.............:cool:............musket.

Goldwinger Jun 5, 2008 4:15 PM

what a great opertunity!
nice shot Blues

bluesman graham Jun 6, 2008 2:50 PM

Bahadir, Thanks for your kind & as usual philosophically educational View!

Musket, thanks for the kind words.

Thank you for your input John, The pic's blown up lovely to aA4 and is sat proudly above the fire place at the moment:-). Kind regards Graham.


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