More eagles chasing osprey on Lk Washington

Discussion in 'Birds' started by james thiel, Jul 11, 2007.

  1. Well, you have seen Louies shots as well as Bill's. Here are a few of mine from our last outing. It was so cool to watch the osprey fish and the eagle leave the tree and chase the osprey. I never saw the eagle actually take the fish but it was a lot of fun to watch this. Hope you are not tired of these images yet.

    Here is a butt shot of the osprey flying away with the fish
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    Then the eagle begins to close in:
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    Then the shot that Louie posted only this is my version. Not as good but still fun to see an eagle upside down in the air.

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    Here is an adult flying by:
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    And a GBH checking on its own meal:
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  2. Jim, you guys are killing me with these outrageously good shots. Great work!
     
  3. Oh Man That first shot is awesome!!! What a day you guys must have had!!!
     
  4. Those are some Awesome pictures Jim

    What a active day you guys had.
     
  5. Tim O

    Tim O

    Jun 11, 2006
    Illinois
    Very nice set Jim,really like #4 but they are all nice captures thanks for sharing these:smile:
     
  6. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Great shots, what else to say

    Wish I could see this
     
  7. Very nice serie. Great catch in the first.
     
  8. Too much fun and great photography to boot. Nice series, Jim. No way am I tired of these!
     
  9. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Tired of these shots?!?? Uh, no. :biggrin:

    Just goes to show that there are great shooting opportunities all around the country (world actually :smile:). You just have to make the effort to find them.

    Excellent series Jim.
     
  10. Excellent series Jim. You got some terrific shots that I didn't even see while there.
     
  11. Commodorefirst

    Commodorefirst Admin/Moderator Administrator

    May 1, 2005
    Missouri
    nicely done, and I also like to see the ruffled look on the GBHerons too. gives a different look to them!

    Wade
     
  12. DNAsiRNA

    DNAsiRNA

    139
    Nov 27, 2006
    Dallas, USA
  13. Great series Jim! Can't wait for eagle season to arrive here...
     
  14. I cannot say anything because I ran out of superlatives!

    Well there is this:

    supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!
     
  15. RAURICK

    RAURICK Guest

    Outstanding
     
  16. We have been very lucky to have all this action so close by and good weather to shoot in. Thanks.

    Thanks Andreas. Yes it was a great day.

    Thanks much.
    Thanks Tim.

    Thanks Gale.
    Thanks much.
    Thanks much David.
    Thanks Frank. We even get lucky with weather a couple days a year here in the PNW.
    Louie, I think some of the action was after you had left.
    I agree. I don't see this often so I snapped away while it was shaking it's neck.
    Thanks much
    It won't be all that long, but then summer will be over.
    Thanks Nick.
    Again, thank you much.
     
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