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Mortal Moorhen Combat

By NDODS    
Good Day to you all at ePz.

Thank you all so very much for taking the time out to view, comment and vote on my previous upload. A further thank you goes to: Bantu (Vikram), Cats123 (Jeff) and Photographerjoe (Joe) for their User Awards.

Today's images were captured the other day whilst enjoying a wonderful day out at Arundel WWT with some fellow togs from the site.

I hope that you all have a great day whatever you may be getting up to. As for me I shall be running around, chasing things up whilst packing my stuff away prior to my move next week.

Regards as always Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Frustration Fighting Attack Anger Moorhen Defence Rage Combat Wildlife and nature Dispute Dominanace

Voters: Bantu, KarenFB, CarolG and 90 more

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Comments


Bantu 7 7 1 India
20 Oct 2016 6:57AM
Very well spotted and captured Nathan.

Vikram
CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
20 Oct 2016 7:03AM
Excellent captures, Nathan, the size of their huge feet always amazes me Smile
20 Oct 2016 7:07AM
Well captured. Great photography.
20 Oct 2016 7:20AM
excellent Nathan a fine capture indeed pleasure to view

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
vivdy 9 2 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 7:25AM
When I see these birds trying to run I wonder how they manage not to trip over their feet .
Lovely image . Viv
20 Oct 2016 7:33AM
Excellent action captures.Smile
cats_123 Plus
16 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
20 Oct 2016 7:47AM
Great action photography Smile
emit1 8 2 United States
20 Oct 2016 7:52AM
Great candid sequence
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 8:00AM
Was a great day Nathan and pleased I spotted this one about to happenGrin
and that we all managed to get it...well deserving awards this one
Have a good last few days and safe trip home
X
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 165 16 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 8:06AM
A great set of images Nathan,GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin they certainly are going for it!!!!!!

Cliff
jocas 5 6 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 8:08AM
fabulous images of this fierce battle.
jo
Heyneker 5 1
20 Oct 2016 8:58AM
Really great shot.
franken Plus
18 5.1k 4 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 9:14AM
Amazing collection, Nathan.

Ken
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
20 Oct 2016 9:38AM
Well spotted Nathan. Lovely little series.
Ron
ddolfelin Plus
8 103 3 Wales
20 Oct 2016 10:10AM
Good action shot, Nathan.
20 Oct 2016 11:21AM
Kick boxing in the extreme a fine set Nathan.

Dougie
brian17302 8 2 13 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 11:44AM
Excellent action images Nathan
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 11:52AM
Literally red in beak and claw Nathan, an excellent set.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 12:43PM
Superb sequence of these elusive birds - anytime I've tried to capture a moorhen they usually dart behind a tree!
Kate Grin
lonely_oryx 12 61 55 England
20 Oct 2016 12:46PM
Really well caught series
20 Oct 2016 12:58PM
Well, what an amazing set! Brilliant, but I do hope they both survived!
20 Oct 2016 1:42PM
Three excellent captures
mlseawell 10 1 United States
20 Oct 2016 1:44PM
You are not kidding about the combat! Wow, great captures. For my money, V2!

Mark
ColleenA Plus
8 456 7 Australia
20 Oct 2016 2:02PM
Wow...amazing images Nathan
sparrowhawk Plus
11 282 2 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 4:21PM
seen tis at it like this myself they sure dont take any prisoners
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 4:25PM
Very well captured.
20 Oct 2016 4:33PM
What a scuffle Nathan and so brilliantly caught, very well done indeed.

JohnSmile
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2016 5:24PM
Amazing action shots of this not very friendly pair,
Ju
prabhusinha 12 5 5 India
20 Oct 2016 6:01PM
3 cracking shots, Nathan
20 Oct 2016 8:07PM
Super set Nathan. Cathy
21 Oct 2016 5:08PM
Fantastic stuff.
capto Plus
8 6.4k 20 United Kingdom
23 Oct 2016 10:17PM
That looks serious, a great action set.Smile

ivor
lonely_oryx 12 61 55 England
25 Oct 2016 11:25AM
Great capture
cheesey 14 2 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2016 9:01PM
Cracking images, very nicely captured.
Cheesey.
2 Jan 2017 2:45AM
This one got away from me...glad I looked on your portfolio... Stellar shot !! Wonderful action and drama portrayed here. The fellow on the right looks like he has the upper claw... kind of reminds me of my work situation these days!!!

cheers walt
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2017 2:32AM
Amazing action imagery Nathan...
Isabel GrinGrin

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