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This image shows a male Red Grouse displaying. The Grouse stretch out their necks and show off their bright red combs above the eyes, before clucking to attract females.
Thanks for looking.
Lee

P.S- Thanks Alan (gingernut21) for the user award. Much appreciated Smile

Brand:Canon
Lens:500mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:GROUSE CALLING
Username:LeeFisher LeeFisher
Uploaded:20 Mar 2011 - 10:44 AM
Tags:Avian, Bird, Calling, Displaying, Grouse, Moor, Red grouse, Scotland, Wildlife / nature
Votes:52

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dathersmith
20 Mar 2011 - 11:09 AM

Great shot, excellent colour and detail.

Darren.

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ringyneck
ringyneck  7308 forum posts United Kingdom18 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 11:11 AM

Great timing of a beautiful bird.
Fantastic image - I can almost hear it.

Keith

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SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding e2 Member 5SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 12:15 PM

Beautifully captured and well timed. Great low pov.
Steve.

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 12:21 PM

Great shot colour and detail.
Alvar

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 1:30 PM

Remarkable image Lee, another contender for the wider audience. Ron.

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Gezina
Gezina  7 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 3:56 PM

Lovely shot Lee, beautiful colour, detail and perfect dof - Ina

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
20 Mar 2011 - 5:10 PM

Hi Lee Good to see red grouse other than in a bottle, gray.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 5:32 PM

The Grouse stretch out their necks and show off their bright red combs above the eyes, before clucking to attract females !!!! Quote.

Sounds pretty much like a lot of blokes that I know Lee. Excellent shot. Grin
Ron

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 6:09 PM

Cracking image mate
Steve

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Enmark
Enmark  5 United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 8:37 PM

a fine study

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2011 - 9:36 PM

beautifully timed excellent shot

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
21 Mar 2011 - 6:34 AM

A top class wildlife shotSmile

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