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S_Psharma 4 1 India
29 Aug 2013 6:30AM
Stunning wild life shot excellently presented.

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Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
29 Aug 2013 6:34AM
This is a great image Colleen !! Wet, cold and windy here - but not as bad as in Cape Town though !! I really like this image Smile
Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
29 Aug 2013 6:37AM
They are an unusual looking bird but a very interesting one. This really captures the elemental nature of them, excellent.

Andy
Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:01AM
Excellent wildlife image.
Nigel
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
29 Aug 2013 7:02AM
A superb capture, Collen, the king of all he surveys Smile Carol
29 Aug 2013 7:02AM
Master of all he surveys!
A well captured image of the vulture, Colleen!

Richard
ali63 Plus
4 756 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:18AM
Excellent image Colleen
Ali
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:23AM
I saw these at The Hawk Conservancy and the way they walk always makes me chuckle.SmileSmile
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:38AM
Yes, excellent capture & title. Grin
netta1234 Plus
4 381 2 Wales
29 Aug 2013 7:44AM
great title and a great image ColleenSmile
NettaSmile
29 Aug 2013 7:49AM
Excellent capture Colleen,
Fred.
Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 8:26AM
Fab image Colleen - they are very odd birds with tiny head and neck on a huge powerful body. Well captured. Smile

Carol
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
29 Aug 2013 8:35AM
Nice shot Colleen Smile Wonderful birds Grin

Rod
29 Aug 2013 8:37AM
whoah!!!
awesome ......
beats my back yard sparrows without any doubt .. ..Wink
moiral 6 12 Scotland
29 Aug 2013 8:39AM
Excellent shot Colleen, and think the bland sky is a good bg for it, especially with it's choice of perch! Moira
PhilT2 Plus
6 404 25 England
29 Aug 2013 8:40AM
Superb...........great title complemented by the stark tree
A sinister bird + a great photo.
JNC
29 Aug 2013 8:45AM
Great title................nature needs the undertakers and re-cycling experts...............keeps nature in balance...........GrinGrinGrinGrin
29 Aug 2013 8:55AM
Beautiful composition!
George
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
29 Aug 2013 9:02AM
This great image says "Africa" to me Colleen. They do their job in the natural world very well.
Joan.
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 9:27AM
A wonderful sight to see in its natural habitat, I really envy you Colleen, and a super imageSmile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 9:44AM
Now that is a sight for 'sore eyes' Colleen
a brilliant capture..love it
Lillian
Fefe Plus
5 23 31 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 9:55AM
Wow...... Great image ColleenGrin
Diane
jdinne 13 16 England
29 Aug 2013 10:22AM
The gloomy sky and barren tree fits with the vulture and perfect title.

John
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 108 14 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 10:31AM
Excellent capture Colleen, great titleSmile


Cliff
29 Aug 2013 10:34AM
fine work Colleen he is a big un for sure

GrahamGrinGrinGrinGrin
29 Aug 2013 10:54AM
A beautiful image Colleen. They aren't the most beautiful of birds but they are very majestic Grin

Kathryn
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
29 Aug 2013 11:26AM
The title made me smile Colleen!! Very appropriate for this bird!! Nice image!! I like it a lot!!
Irishkate Plus
6 38 102 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 11:29AM
Quite scary looking bird especially on that winter tree!
KateGrinGrinGrin
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
29 Aug 2013 12:18PM
Well spotted and captured.
Ty
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
29 Aug 2013 2:18PM
Superb capture--- what a great bird!
29 Aug 2013 2:24PM
Super capture of this Vulture "Natures dustbins"Grin
29 Aug 2013 3:56PM
What a Bird ! Great capture ! Those branches like made for the image ! Very impressive. GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
29 Aug 2013 3:59PM
Waiting on its next meal Colleen !!
Good shot.
Mick.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
29 Aug 2013 4:05PM
I do hope he wasn't eyeing you up as his next meal, Colleen! Wink He has posed very nicely for you, though...Smile
Trev Smile
saltireblue Plus
6 6.2k 33 Norway
29 Aug 2013 4:07PM
The empty, grey bg gives the impression of it emerging from a receding mist, suddenly there and menacing...

Malc
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 4:43PM
Very aptly named and so very well captured. The lone lifeless tree adding to that feeling of entering a Charnel House.

Regards NathanGrin
Mike_Smith Plus
9 339 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 5:03PM
Yes i agree they are fascinating, beautiful capture here too Colleen, i was once told they have a long neck so they can get right inside carcasses of dead animals in the wild
29 Aug 2013 5:11PM
Superb capture, As long as he didn't have his eye on you ColleenGrinGrin
29 Aug 2013 6:09PM
What a stunning image Colleen, have never seen one in the wild, they are such fascinating creatures Smile
29 Aug 2013 6:15PM
Great title for the image Grin

P.
capto Plus
4 4.1k 8 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:34PM
That overcast sky has made this image, love it.Smile

ivor
29 Aug 2013 9:38PM
Great image.

Jenny Smile
Potra 3 Venezuela
30 Aug 2013 12:54AM
Spectacular shot!
M
"High and dry where I can Spy" Beautiful capture. Well done Colleen.
WesternRed.
What a beautifully stark image Colleen..perfect for the subject !! Fantastic image GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
CHRISB911 10 54 1
30 Aug 2013 2:59PM
superb and positioning in the frame is spot on
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
4 Sep 2013 10:22PM
he looks as threatening as our douane bureaucrats... bet they work in the ZA administrations as well.

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