.....a full frame (uncropped) capture of a wild male (Western) Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus), taken near Aviemore in the Cairngorms, Scotland, last week. I felt so privileged to see this magnificent bird in the wild, sadly nearing extinction and on the RSPB Endangered Species Red List.
Many thanks for your generous support of my last upload,with a special thank you
to Ann (AnnChown) for the GEA and to Jenni(JenniAlexander), Ron(Maiwand), Brian(bricurtis), David(chalkhillblue), Martin (pudd64),Keith(Ringyneck) and Richard (MossyOak) for the User Awards. All very much appreciated and highly valued
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