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Into the Blue

By geniehawk
Taken at Kelmarsh Country Fair on Bank holiday Sunday. Have been trying for a while to take a good image of this bird in flight. I think I have managed it with this one. This is the same bird as Karen's KKMoments "Eagle Eyes" and it's name is Stew (don't ask me why!). It's a Gyr/Saker hybrid and earns it's keep working to keep landfill sites free of seagulls and amazing the public at weekends. Hope you enjoy and any C/C will be welcome.


Tags: Flight General Falcon Pets and captive animals Saker Kelmarsh Sports and action

Voters: sparklep, BEVZED, ValSaxby and 13 more

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sparklep 13 146 1
12 Apr 2007 8:25PM

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ValSaxby 14 146 United Kingdom
12 Apr 2007 10:38PM
A superb inflight shot - you certainly nailed this one!

DolphinLady 14 54 1 Wales
13 Apr 2007 12:29AM
A great action capture.
Lovely details.
chrissd 14 304 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2007 5:52AM
lovely capture, nice position in the frame
Possum Plus
13 148 England
13 Apr 2007 7:41AM
Great timing on this fine shot, really well placed in the frame. Looks great.
didgpix 13
13 Apr 2007 7:57AM
Superb in flight shot, fabulous sense of height with fine detail, so sharp on the eye.
PLCimagery 13 77 1 England
13 Apr 2007 2:42PM
Great capture.
dianah 13 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2007 4:16PM
This is a superb shot of a bird in flight..your timing is indeed wonderful.
KKmoments 13 12 1 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2007 11:39PM
WOW Jeannie this is a superb, well timed capture of 'Stew' and loved the description to hear about his 'day job'... amazing birds at the show made even more so to find that they're working birds, really fascinating. Great image, love it.
Karen Smile
Ade_Osman 17 4.5k 36 England
14 Apr 2007 12:53PM
Surprised to find this with the amount of clicks it has, oh well, can't win em all Jeanie.....

Hope all is well?......Ade
geniehawk 13 181 United Kingdom
14 Apr 2007 4:57PM
Thanks to all for your comments & clicks, glad you like it.

Libby_M 13 United Kingdom
15 Apr 2007 8:14AM
well timed
great in air shot
colours and detail fab
well caught
11 Mar 2008 3:55PM
Nice shot! It is difficult to catch birds in flight and to get a decent shot but you seem to have the technique! Well Done!


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