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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Wed 18-Sep-13 01:08 AM
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"First Kingfisher of the year"


Homestead, US
          

Well migration is slowly starting down here, now all I need is some good weather.
Anyway here's a few recent ones.
Thanks for looking, Rick
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D300 w 300/4 afs and tc-14e
f5.6@1/1600 sec, iso 320




D90 w 600/4 and tc-14e
f5.6@1/2000 sec iso 500
Harrier sees something.







Immature Bald Eagle waiting for osprey with fish to come in.
D2x w 600/4 and TC-14E
f5.6@1/800 sec, iso 320

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vcottman Silver Member Nikonian since 22nd May 2006Wed 18-Sep-13 01:29 AM
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Denver, US
          

Great series Rick!! My favorite is the kingfisher, however; the eagle is just as compelling.

Good shootin'


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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Wed 18-Sep-13 08:20 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>Great series Rick!! My favorite is the kingfisher, however;
>the eagle is just as compelling.
>
>Good shootin'
>
>
>Vaughn
>
>A Mile High Nikonian
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>for Life!
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dm1dave Administrator Awarded for high level knowledge and skills in various areas, most notably in Wildlife and Landscape Writer Ribbon awarded for his excellent article contributions to the Nikonians community Nikonian since 12th Sep 2006Wed 18-Sep-13 02:07 AM
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Lowden, US
          

Wow ... That is impressive!

Well done!

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Thu 19-Sep-13 01:18 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>Wow ... That is impressive!
>
>Well done!
Thanks Dave
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danshep Silver Member Charter MemberWed 18-Sep-13 03:27 AM
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NICE shots!



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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Thu 19-Sep-13 10:54 PM
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>NICE shots!
>
>
>


>"Today is the tomorrow that yesterday you spent money
>like there was no."
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Jim Pearce Silver Member Nikonian since 02nd Mar 2004Wed 18-Sep-13 03:48 AM
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Grimsby, CA
          

That's the shot Rick! Every time I see a kingfisher in that position I wish I had something like a 300 f4 on. Just perfect!

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Outstanding captures. I also really like the one of the kingfisher.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Tue 24-Sep-13 12:58 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>Outstanding captures. I also really like the one of the
>kingfisher.
Thanks.
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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Fri 20-Sep-13 06:13 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>That's the shot Rick! Every time I see a kingfisher in that
>position I wish I had something like a 300 f4 on. Just
>perfect!
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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Tue 24-Sep-13 01:14 AM
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Homestead, US
          

>That's the shot Rick! Every time I see a kingfisher in that
>position I wish I had something like a 300 f4 on. Just
>perfect!
Thanks Jim.
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Snapshott Silver Member Nikonian since 01st Sep 2007Wed 18-Sep-13 02:56 PM
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Richmond, US
          

Nice series. Like them all but especially the Kingfisher. I wasn't able to get even one shot of one this year before they started heading your way.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Wed 25-Sep-13 02:03 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>Nice series. Like them all but especially the Kingfisher. I
>wasn't able to get even one shot of one this year before they
>started heading your way.
Thanks Snapshot.
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Yardley, US
          

Great series Rick, sharp, nice color and exposure nailed. I like the Kingfisher too, we don't see a lot of them.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Thu 26-Sep-13 11:17 AM
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Homestead, US
          

>Great series Rick, sharp, nice color and exposure nailed. I
>like the Kingfisher too, we don't see a lot of them.
Thanks Tom.
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Rocky Hill, US
          

Another great series Rick. I'm always amazed at how close you manage to get. The Kingfisher is outstanding. Thanks for sharing your great work.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Sun 29-Sep-13 12:11 AM
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Homestead, US
          

>Another great series Rick. I'm always amazed at how close you
>manage to get. The Kingfisher is outstanding. Thanks for
>sharing your great work.
>
>Rick
Thanks a lot Rick.
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Nice series Rick. Good job editing out the suspension wires in #1 .....Scotty.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Tue 01-Oct-13 08:07 AM
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Homestead, US
          

>Nice series Rick. Good job editing out the suspension wires
>in #1 .....Scotty.
Hee,Hee,Hee, Thanks Scotty, Rick

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Mississauga, CA
          

Great shot of the kingfisher Rick, great pose. I've seen these hang around up here until the ice forms on the pond and streams.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Wed 02-Oct-13 06:01 AM
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Homestead, US
          

>Great shot of the kingfisher Rick, great pose. I've seen
>these hang around up here until the ice forms on the pond and
>streams.
Thanks Richard.
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#12. "RE: First Kingfisher of the year"
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Lakeville, US
          

Beautiful shots.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Fri 04-Oct-13 07:50 PM
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Homestead, US
          

>Beautiful shots.
>
>Larry
>http://www.larryandersonphotography.com
>http://www.andersonmasterbuilders.com
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Lakeville, US
          

Another fantastic series! I can't wait to get down there for the season. I winter in Ft. Lauderdale, maybe we can hook up for a shoot.

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cockers Silver Member Nikonian since 25th May 2006Fri 20-Sep-13 06:36 PM
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Plover, US
          

First Class set Rick!

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#21. "RE: First Kingfisher of the year"
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PUNE, IN
          

Wonderful series!
I am a big fan of your images.

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US
          

Nice set... I am north of you in the central part of the state and I really haven't seen anything yet. We might need a cold snap up north to drive em down.

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