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    • Most Recent Threads

      D. Robert Franz

      Nursing cubs

      Thread Starter: D. Robert Franz

      Last month on my bear tour in Alaska had this mom decide to nurse her spring cubs in a pretty spot... Full frame

      Canon 7dmkII

      Last Post By: D. Robert Franz Today, 11:43 AM Go to last post
      Geoffrey Montagu

      Arctic Tern Chick

      Thread Starter: Geoffrey Montagu

      On this particular stretch of beach on our recent trip to Iceland, there was a tremendous amount of feeding frenzy of their young between the Ring-necked

      Last Post By: Marina Scarr Today, 12:46 PM Go to last post
      Joseph Przybyla


      Thread Starter: Joseph Przybyla

      I captured this image at Ft. Desoto County Park in Pinellas County, Florida. The image was captured in March, I worked it up today. Comments and critique

      Last Post By: arash_hazeghi Today, 09:54 AM Go to last post
      Glennie Passier

      Masked Lapwing

      Thread Starter: Glennie Passier

      The Masked Lapwing, Spur-winged plover or plover (Vanellus miles) is mostly a ground dwelling bird. The birds have spurs on the elbow joints (not visible

      Last Post By: Geoffrey Montagu Today, 09:05 AM Go to last post
      Norm Dulak

      Puffin Pair

      Thread Starter: Norm Dulak

      D7200 w/Nikon 200-500mm @ 280mm
      ISO 500; f/7.1, 1/2500 sec.; Matrix Metering -0.33

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      Last Post By: Norm Dulak Today, 06:08 AM Go to last post
      Daniel Cadieux

      Blacklit Great Blue Heron.

      Thread Starter: Daniel Cadieux

      As soon as I saw the heron perched backlit against a dark background I knew that this is the image I wanted as a final result. Exposing for the highlights

      Last Post By: Jonathan Ashton Today, 08:38 AM Go to last post

      Mountain Driftwood

      Thread Starter: dankearl

      Mt Hood.
      Light polution from the town of Hood river to the North.
      FG light from Timberline lodge 1/4 mile below me.


      Last Post By: dankearl Today, 01:19 AM Go to last post
      Paul Kammen

      Cub at Sequoia

      Thread Starter: Paul Kammen

      A cub climbing in a tree, Sequoia National Park. It was getting dark, but still usable? Or does it need more exposure?

      Last Post By: keith mitchell Today, 02:30 AM Go to last post
      Isaac Grant

      Purple Martin in flight

      Thread Starter: Isaac Grant

      I have a local Purple Martin colony and go there sometimes in the evening to try and capture them in flight. This time I tried using the 500 hand held

      Last Post By: gail bisson Today, 05:47 AM Go to last post
      kevin Hice

      Female Sharptail on the Lek. Looking back at the Boys

      Thread Starter: kevin Hice

      Canon 5D mark 111 300 2.8 2x f6.3 ISO 1000 AV 1600 . Shot from blind on a tripod,mid morning light. Shot in early March in Nd. Removed some grasses.some

      Last Post By: Glennie Passier Today, 06:16 AM Go to last post
      Tim Foltz

      Loggerhead Shrike

      Thread Starter: Tim Foltz

      1DMKIII • 700mm • 1/2000 • f/6.3 • ISO 320 • HH • Manual

      A few years ago we had a few of these hanging out at the wetlands.

      Last Post By: Tim Foltz Today, 11:38 AM Go to last post
      Andrew Harrell

      Rainwater 'Gator

      Thread Starter: Andrew Harrell

      Continuing on my water-with-gator theme ...... here is a gator with water that looks like it's getting rain. Only it's not -- those are actually hundreds

      Last Post By: Andrew Harrell Today, 06:54 AM Go to last post
      Bill Dix

      Redshank Chick

      Thread Starter: Bill Dix

      The short Icelandic breeding season was underway during our trip, so there were chicks of many species around. Sometimes we had to worry about not stepping

      Last Post By: annmpacheco Today, 10:04 AM Go to last post

      arctic tern

      Thread Starter: annmpacheco

      this tern was returning to the ground nest with a fish for the young. nearly full frame, removed piece of feather on toenail and a piece of grass stuck

      Last Post By: annmpacheco Today, 01:06 PM Go to last post

      Peregrine Falcon screaming

      Thread Starter: arash_hazeghi

      This is another frame from my last month's trip to SoCal.

      Taken with the 1DX MKII and 600 II. ISO 1000. f/4 at 1/3200sec.

      Last Post By: Glennie Passier Today, 06:47 AM Go to last post
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