Turkey Day Variety

Discussion in 'Birds' started by bfjr, Nov 24, 2005.

  1. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Wanted to wish all Cafe members a Happy Thanksgiving full of good food, great images, and even greater laughs :wink:

    Here's a few shots to look at while the Turkey finishes cooking :biggrin:

    Great Egret in evening light

    NH fly by

    My favorite Raptor

    My favorite Ducky

    Wonder where there going
  2. Ben-Nice bird series. I like the first one with the reflections. And Raptors are just cool! What kind of duck is that? He is very colorful.

    Happy Thanksgiving.
  3. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Hey Mark
    Glad you like. The duck is a Wood Duck (male)
  4. Superb as usual Ben, #1 really pulls me into the scene...

    Glad you got some of the BCNH, he's a social fellow ;)
  5. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Beautiful Ben,
    Thank you for the beautiful T-Day viewings.

    Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.
  6. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Hi Brett and thanks
    I don't know though the NH maybe a social fellow but I never seem to get as close as I would like
  7. Gordon Large

    Gordon Large Guest

    Ben -

    All great shots. Least favorite - the "bird" in the last one looks a little mechanical to me and is so far away the an ID is impossible.:tongue: My favorite by far - the first. The light, setting and exposure are all perfect! :biggrin:

  8. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thank you Gale and hope the rest of this week brings you much joy and great images !!!
  9. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Evening Gordon
    and yes you are right I can't even ID that tang bird and a butt shot no less
    :biggrin: :Shocked: how dare I !!

    I am glad you found pleasure in at least one of them :tongue: :wink:
  10. HarryB


    Jan 28, 2005
    Viera, Florida
    Excellent shots Ben. They just keep getting better
  11. Ben thanks for the T Day wishes. You always manage to capture great action.
  12. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Music to my ears Boss and coming from you all the more gratifying. :wink: :Whistle:
  13. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Jim
    Hope your T Day went as you wished and so the rest of your week!!
  14. heiko


    May 15, 2005
    Beautiful bird shots. And I like the sunset shot with the metal eagle too.
  15. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Heiko
    When I shot that I was thinking were are those folks going, and maybe which I could go too, anyway besides the look that's what drew me to shoot it that way.

    Really glad you like.