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BIG chick

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Randy, Aug 9, 2018.

  1. Shot Bobby’s birds last weekend

    This Black Skimmer chick can fly but is hanging around for free food from mom

    D5 + 500/4 + 1.4tc

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  2. How old do you think it was?
  3. Ask Bobby, he’s been watching them
  4. Nice warm light Randy......and well used.
  5. nice shot. Gotta love the light and the POV.

    alexis and Georgie Beagle

    " I wish I could shoot like that" - Georgie Beagle
  6. thanks Alexis

    this little guy went to sleep waiting for free fish from mom

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  7. Thanks Brian
  8. Great shots Randy, love the detail and colors.
  9. About 6 weeks old. They're already flying out over the water, but not yet "skimming " , just waiting for the parents to feed them.
  10. indeed nice light and POV, detail heaven.
  11. Nice indeed. The low angle makes the shot.
  12. thanks guys, the best thing about this colony is you can stand and shoot at eye level because of the height of the dunes. At 66 this adds a lot to the fun factor:) 
  13. Love these shots Randy. Great subject and light.
  14. thanks Jim
  15. eric d.

    eric d.

    Apr 19, 2018
    Hey lovely to see this young bird so close and so relaxed
  16. thanks eric
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