Checking the mirror after a vigorous scratch

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Oh, that itches!
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Did I look funny doing that?
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Cool shots!

I got new glasses today and can see much better close up and noticed your avatar. Is that a Falcon catching a gull?
 
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Thanks Dave, Dianne, Sam, Robert, Andy and Connie. Just having some fun with the poor bird.

Andy - the avatar is a hawk catching a gull in flight. I captured it by pure luck when all I had was a 70-300G. It was one of my first posts here. I was shooting a heron at the same spot where I took the photos in this thread, saw something out of the corner of my eye, swiveled and caught a few out-of-focus shots and four good (by 70-300G standards) frames:
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When I posted these originally someone told me I could go ahead and retire. I've had a lot of fun since then, but I have to admit that nothing's made my heart pump the way this did. I was shaking.
 

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