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Booted Eagle (pale form)

Booted Eagle (pale form)
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Copyright: Paul Bright (paulbright) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 99 W: 0 N: 238] (2764)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-04-02
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 350D, Canon EF 400mm f/5.6 L USM
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/2000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-04-25 17:01
Viewed: 4828
Points: 20
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Booted Eagle (pale form)- Hieraaetus pennatus
Bird id thanks to Rafa!
Uncommon resident and summer visitor.
Summer is almost over here so I guess he/she will be returning to Europe soon. As Rafa said its going to nest in Spain! Wow! From Kalahari to Spain! What a trip thats going to be!

got this shot in Kalahari (South African side).

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To Rafa: Thanks a lot for the ID!paulbright 1 04-26 01:20
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Nice action shot, Paul!
Details and colours are really good.

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  • Rafa Gold Star Critiquer [C: 172 W: 0 N: 7] (846)
  • [2007-04-25 17:26]
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Hieraaetus pennatus!!! my favourite bird!!
Fantastic pic! They are comming to Spain to nest.

Hi Paul,
Very nice capture here, good sharpness.
Good shot..!
Well done,

Hi Paul,
Yes, I agree with Rafa. A pale adult pennatus.

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  • trinko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 587 W: 78 N: 322] (4321)
  • [2007-04-25 20:04]

nice shot and colors. a little sharpening on the bird might be nice. don't know what it is. sorry.

Hello Paul, great inflight shot!
You choose the right exposure and presented it really well.

Hi Paul
Nice shot of this Booted eagle, there is a small breeding population in South Africa too.

WOW ! Paul , congrat. very good photo , shrpnss , comp. and details very successful , TFS.

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  • Luis52 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1175 W: 8 N: 4240] (15809)
  • [2007-04-26 13:34]

Hi Paul. Nice photo taken. Very sharp and clear. I know is very dificult to take this kind of pictures against the light. You did it just very well. Luis52.

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  • SelenE Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2249 W: 65 N: 4205] (13972)
  • [2007-07-11 1:22]

Hi Paul,
Nice inflight capture of this beautiful booted eagle. Good POV and composition. TFS
Best wishes,

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