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Old Mar 5, 2012, 6:10 PM   #11
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Great pictures!! We have quite a few of these in my housing area, and I have never been able to get a decent shot of one. They are definitely one spooky bird and won't let me get close. I notice you took care of that problem by using a 500mm lens. My longest is a 70-300mm tamron.
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Old Mar 7, 2012, 10:50 PM   #12
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Very cool series! These birds are supposed to be common in my area, but I hardly ever see them, they are expert at hiding or leaving. I did once watch a male making advances on a female once, it was fun to watch.
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