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Chivero Dawn

By accipiter  
Many thanks for the cc's and UA's on my walking with birds upload and special thanks to Bliba, fotobee and Helenlinda for their precious UA's.
I am rushed today and back in my archive. This is a dawn image captured on Lake Chivero in Zimbabwe. Special for me because there is an African fish eagle about to land in the tree. I watched him take a fish off the surface in the shadow area a few minutes later - the first time I had seen one catch a fish in such low light. No image of that unfortunately.
Hope you like it. A

Tags: Lake Zimbabwe Dawn Fish eagle Wildlife and nature Chivero

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12 Aug 2016 9:28AM
Beautiful scene Arthur, like the composition,
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Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2016 9:51AM
Beautiful image with sublime light...
Lovely to see the bird in sillouette as well...
Isabel GrinGrin
fotobee Plus
6 4 3 South Africa
12 Aug 2016 11:03AM
A very lovely Bushveldt image, Arthur. Pity you cannot record the wild lonesome cry of the Eagle, to hear with the photo ! Unfortunately I have no more awards left, sorry about that. Sad Regards Martin
Bantu 6 7 1 India
12 Aug 2016 1:06PM
Fantastic view and capture Arthur.

Vikram
12 Aug 2016 1:27PM
A stunning picture, Arthur - and an excellent narrative describing how special this image is to you.

RichardSmile
Daisymaye 11 23 16 Canada
12 Aug 2016 2:14PM
A lovely shot Arthur.
CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
12 Aug 2016 2:40PM
A glorious scene, Arthur, excellent capture.
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
12 Aug 2016 2:45PM
Wonderful and magical image Arthur. Superb.
Ron
franken Plus
17 5.0k 4 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2016 4:17PM
Beautiful image, Arthur.

Ken
cimic 4 1 South Africa
12 Aug 2016 6:32PM
Beautiful atmosphere-laden image, captured from a strong viewpoint.
xwang 10 56 8
12 Aug 2016 8:56PM
Beautiful sunset, the bird added on more interests...
Irishkate Plus
9 41 116 United Kingdom
12 Aug 2016 11:55PM
A special moment captured - love the golden reflection.
Kate Grin
bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
18 Aug 2016 1:16PM
a wonderful scene......very well captured

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