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Tawny Eagles are very versatile raptors, eating anything from dead Elephants to Termites ! Their scavenging habits have resulted in the species being very vulnerable to poisoned baits used in carnivore control on some farms.
V2 - the fuller picture Smile
We visited the African Bird of Prey Sanctuary near Pietermaritzburg during our holiday and got quite a few nice shots of mostly damaged or compromised birds that have been rescued.
Thanx for all your votes and comments on the Bushbuck images and to Jeff for his mod and help Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Lens:4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24.0 - 1200.8 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 Jun 2013 - 9:37 AM
Focal Length:215mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.5
Aperture:f/6.5
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:320
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Tawny Eagle
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:13 Jul 2013 - 4:28 AM
Tags:Tawny eagle, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:74
Voters:S_Psharma · kathrynlouise · RonnieAG · Daisymaye · mossy · User_Removed · CarolG · Ray12 · 213hardy · fentiger · widtink · Curtain · WesternRed · M_squared · andylea · marshfam19 · jaktis · cabbie · Badgerfred · Derek_Fearn · DicksPics · Caziwinkles · scrimmy · agednovice · chrissie3 · RobertTurley · EMJAYCEE · WhiteRose1 · netta1234 · HarrietH · CHRISB911 · PhillipMinnis · Nikonuser1 · marktc · termite53 · GeorgePlatis · LynneJoyce · capto · cats_123 · taggart · JuBarney · Mrsbass · Growmore · AnnChown · morpheus1955 · ugly · Tish1 · Philip_H · mikbee · longhoss · Lillian · PattiW · ali63 · dven · luckybry · Niknut · TONKSPHOTO · carper123 · jasonrwl · basith · richmowil · tonyng · pamelajean · nonur · Holmewood · georgiepoolie · Jocelia · Rende · BIGRY1 · Chinga · ChiliMan · sparrowhawk · IgorKo · Glostopcat ·
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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 4:30 AM

Very sharp very beautiful nice capture.

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise Plus Member 3421 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 4:31 AM

Beautiful capture Herman Grin

kathryn

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 4:34 AM

Two fine shots, Herman, and an interesting narrative too: the portrait shot at V 1 is excellent, detail so well captured and there's a nice catch of light in the eye.
Ronnie.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 5:07 AM

Two great shots of this lovely eagle Herman...........Sandy

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mossy
mossy  246 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 5:30 AM

Excellent BOP, glad to see this sanctuary does take birds into care and rehabilitates them.

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User_Removed
13 Jul 2013 - 5:46 AM

Yes, beautiful captures. Smile

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 5:48 AM

Two wonderful captures, Herman, excellent plumage detail, particularly like V.1. Carol

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 6:48 AM

A fine portrait of this handsome bird.

Albert

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widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 6:50 AM

Beautiful detail in V1 Herman SmileSmile

Rod

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Curtain
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13 Jul 2013 - 6:53 AM

No1 for me Herman - the expression is great.
Nick

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WesternRed
WesternRed Plus Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
13 Jul 2013 - 6:58 AM

A wonderful close up with great detail V2 having good colour but my choice is still V1.
Well done Herman. WesternRed.

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M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 - 7:29 AM

Lovely portrait.

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 7:34 AM

two wonderful detailed captures herman wonderful colours and textures v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
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jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
13 Jul 2013 - 7:36 AM

A good portrait

Peter

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
13 Jul 2013 - 7:42 AM

V1 my favourite of these 2 fine captures Herman,
Fred.

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DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 8:03 AM

Two excellent images, Herman!

Richard

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Caziwinkles
13 Jul 2013 - 8:06 AM

Excellent detail in V1 Herman - two great captures. Smile

Carol

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chrissie3
chrissie3  7 England
13 Jul 2013 - 8:29 AM

V1 - just wonderful! I can almost feel the softness of the feathers. Love it!

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 6EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 8:41 AM

V1 is a gem Herman.
Joan.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51261 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 8:41 AM

v2 needs more space in front of the bird, Herman, but v1 is very nicely composed with some excellent feathery detail.

Dave

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3236 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 8:51 AM

Love v1 with the lovely feather detail and also lovely light Smile
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CHRISB911
CHRISB911  954 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 9:33 AM

great detail herman

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 10:03 AM

Love both Herman, V1 just takes itSmileSmileSmile


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GeorgePlatis
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13 Jul 2013 - 10:45 AM

Excellent captures, Herman, especially V1!
George

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ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 2270 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 10:52 AM

Hello from Trent bridge cricket ground. Already cooking in the stands and another 8hrs to go. Great images Herman. Love V1... Wonderful plummage detail.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 11:16 AM

Two lovely shots Herman but it is the close up that is the most compelling for me.

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capto
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13 Jul 2013 - 11:31 AM

V1 for me, a powerful portrait. Smile

ivor

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13 Jul 2013 - 12:02 PM

Vv1 - a stunning portrait GrinGrin

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rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 12:19 PM

Two excellent shots, Herman, and I like V1 best with all that lovely detail and texture.

Ray

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taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 12:43 PM

Greata color and details ! Wonderful close up of the eagle!

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JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 12:53 PM

V1 is a superb shot; wonderful.
Ju

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 1:02 PM

Wow what a pair of great shots Herman - love the portrait in v1 - beautiful.

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Growmore
Growmore Plus Member 6Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 1:21 PM

Great detail in V1 Herman, super capture.
Gary

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AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 1:54 PM

A proud looking raptor. Super details Herman.
Ann

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morpheus1955
13 Jul 2013 - 2:16 PM

Two superb images Herman, fantastic detail and colours, for me it has to be V1 as my favorite

Hugh

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Tish1
Tish1 Plus Member 2Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 2:38 PM

Nice one squire, great bright eyes............... Sorry I haven't been commenting, very busy, work wise; shame really because we are currently experiencing some beautiful weather here.

Tish

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 2:43 PM

Go for the smaller pic here Herman.
A well detailed tight head shot.
Mick.

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 2:48 PM

Has to be V1 as a real Wow shot Herman
brilliant
Lillian

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PattiW
PattiW Plus Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 3:33 PM

Amazing detail in the plumage and clearness in the eyes! PattiSmile

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kuvailija
kuvailija Plus Member 3kuvailija vcard Finland
13 Jul 2013 - 3:56 PM

Super Images Herman !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin But V1 is !. Well done !SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile ---- Jukka.

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ali63 Plus Member 3658 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 3:57 PM

Excellent work Herman, enjoy your weekend,

Ali

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NDODS Plus Member 43924 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 4:43 PM

Two delightful images of this beautiful Bird of Prey Herman, but for me I would much rather see them in their own natural environment.

Nathan

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13 Jul 2013 - 4:48 PM

excellent

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carper123 Plus Member 3194 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 5:52 PM

A cracking pair of images, Herman, just luv v1, superb detail and clarity.
Excellent my fiend.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile

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basith  2 Sri Lanka
13 Jul 2013 - 7:51 PM

Lovely portraits , well detailed.

Basith

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richmowil Plus Member 6306 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 8:05 PM

Nice detail and colour in these fine images of the Tawny Eagle, Herman!! I like it a lot!!

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nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 11:41 PM

V1 is excellent, Herman.

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Holmewood Plus Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 - 12:22 AM

Brilliant shots of a very impressive bird Herman. Cathy

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Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2013 - 2:55 PM

Beautifully detailed close up Herman.
Rende

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BIGRY1 Plus Member 3BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2013 - 5:11 PM

Beautiful bird and a beautiful capture!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
15 Jul 2013 - 6:09 AM

My word! What a beautiful bird with her eye on your camera as you shot this... Grin
IB

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17 Jul 2013 - 8:03 AM

gorgeous

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