Falcon ID please?

Discussion in 'Birds' started by leonkoum, Sep 28, 2008.

  1. leonkoum

    leonkoum

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    Jul 17, 2007
    Greece
    Leonidas KOUGIOUMTZIS
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    D300, vivid, 70-200VR, 200mm, f2.8, 1/750s, iso1600
     
  2. Can't help on the ID but that certainly is an interesting capture!
     
  3. jlangiew

    jlangiew Guest

    Do you have any other captures?
     
  4. leonkoum

    leonkoum

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    Jul 17, 2007
    Greece
    Leonidas KOUGIOUMTZIS
  5. Without knowing the origin of the bird it's hard to find an i.d. It looks as if it was in captivity - wasn't there a label on the cage?

    It's not a falcon. The closest I can get, assuming it's of southern European origin is Short-toed Eagle.

    Cheers,

    Larry
     
  6. leonkoum

    leonkoum

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    Jul 17, 2007
    Greece
    Leonidas KOUGIOUMTZIS
    Tnx Larry jlangiew and cajun angel :wink: