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Danger in the air - Dotterel

By drbird  
One of my favourite birds the Dotterel, here in a typical pose when they spot danger in the air like in this case a crow. It is such a nice species to work with. Only little fear of humans and quite curious on top of it this female kept her distance and didnít come closer than 50 cm but I had birds which touched the lens. A species where the female is more colourful than the male counterpart, and the male takes over the responsibility of brooding and rearing the young.

Tags: Wales Dotterel Wildlife and nature

Voters: BillRookery, Saastad, Philip_H and 26 more


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29 Apr 2019 8:58PM
Lovely shot!

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29 Apr 2019 10:11PM
Beautiful GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
29 Apr 2019 10:25PM
Great shot, Gerhard.
Tony
terryxc 7 7 England
30 Apr 2019 2:53AM
Fantastic capture...

Terry.
30 Apr 2019 6:08AM
Excellent shot of this beauty !
Ian
30 Apr 2019 9:22AM
Well captured.
xwang 10 56 8
30 Apr 2019 6:13PM
Beautiful shot, wonderful writing up.
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
17 May 2019 6:01PM
Wonderful subject... Good sharp capture.
Isabel GrinGrin
Super image superbly taken, Gerhard.
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