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Continuing my series on the Malta Falconry Centre (please visit internal EPZ link for full description if you have time), here are 3 shots of the Harris Hawk in action. Hope you like them and many thanks for your C&Cs and interest in this particular subject - very much appreciated Smile

Settings:- F/5 1/250sec EV -0.67 ISO 100 70-200@100mm handheld manual

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Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:Canon 70-200mm F4/L IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Harris Hawk in Action.....
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:9 Oct 2009 - 4:03 PM
Tags:Pets / captive animals, Photo journalism, Sports / action
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redshank
redshank  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 4:06 PM

Two very well taken in-flight images Sylvia, nice detail.
Martin

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ChrisB53
ChrisB53  5 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2009 - 4:14 PM

Lovely set of images I particularly like V3.
Chris

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 4:15 PM

superb

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andy210966
9 Oct 2009 - 4:15 PM

Beautiful set of shot Sylvia!

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motorsportpictures

Brilliant shot.
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Image123
Image123  5 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2009 - 4:26 PM

superb set

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 4:59 PM

The Harris is a lovely Hawk Sylvia. Always so full of life and energy. These are some excellent captures.
Ron

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 5:27 PM

Three super captures, Sylvia, such a wonderful elegant bird. Carol

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SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 627 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 5:38 PM

Great set Sylvia.. love v1

Jon

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 5:39 PM

A superb set of in-flight captures.
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Imagephotographics

Three great shots - well captured indeed

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mudge
mudge  1241 forum posts United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:10 PM

Nice set

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JOKEN
JOKEN  5 United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:30 PM

A super in-flight shot.
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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:49 PM

3 great captures Sylvia, particularly like v1
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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 7:08 PM

difficult to choose a favourite here Sylvia. 3 super shots
Helen

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 7:47 PM

excellent set I favour V3 but they are all very good

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 9:12 PM

Lovely series again Sylvia and again also shows the valued work being done in Malta.
V2 for me as the wings are on the rise
Great captures
Richard

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bayleaf
bayleaf  7 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2009 - 9:29 PM

Super set of images.
John

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EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 10:13 PM

Three super images all deserving of recognition.
Joan.

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 11:05 PM

Super shots of this very impressive raptor, I tried some 'in flight' shots while in Spain but still not quite got the hang of successful panning.... getting better though.......slowly Smile
Fran

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BERTRAM
BERTRAM  6 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2009 - 11:33 PM

Three superb images, but for me V1 is brilliantly captured.
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photophantom
9 Oct 2009 - 11:40 PM

superb trio!
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TerryMcK
TerryMcK  571 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 11:44 PM

Good work with these three well-taken shots, Sylvia. V1 is perfectly timed.
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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Oct 2009 - 7:10 AM

Great set - v1 is very good

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martinjp
martinjp  5 Wales3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Oct 2009 - 1:44 PM

three superb images Sylvia, the in-flights are fab!

Martin.

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DRicherby
DRicherby  5269 forum posts United Kingdom725 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2009 - 12:39 AM

#1, especially, with the shadow in the frame is a super shot.

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FeatherFriend e2 Member 625 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
17 Oct 2009 - 2:34 PM

3 cracking in flight shots Sylvia, lovely detail again,
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