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"Black Kite" in flight lunch

By mrsvee
Hi, Everyone.

Here is another one from my Goa, Indian Holiday.
This time it is a Black Kite with a fish in his talons, it is eating it in flight.
There were lots of birds of prey, but they were difficult to capture, this was probably my best one.
Thank you for your votes & comments on my Heron.
Vee.

Tags: General Fish Bird of prey India Goa Black kite Landscape and travel Wildlife and nature

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Comments


skewey 10 31 England
27 Jan 2009 9:29AM
Great in flight shot Vee.
Paul

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Focus11 9 1 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 9:31AM
Excellent
Peter
gwood 8 England
27 Jan 2009 9:34AM
Very good inflight capture..
Geoff
27 Jan 2009 9:38AM
Great picture great pose.

Gavin
27 Jan 2009 9:49AM
Fabulous
PeterDSmith 8 13 46 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 9:56AM
The black kite is an excellent subject for a photograph. Mind you, having said that, I don't think the fish wanted to be in the picture! You have done well to capture the bird in mid-flight and mid-bite.

Technically speaking, I think you may have oversharpened the image, because there is a white outline to the kite. But, then again,I shouldn't speak technically because I don't really know what I'm talking about.
jonwebber 8 4 1 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 10:09AM
Great shot.
jon
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
27 Jan 2009 10:13AM
An excellent capture, Vee, a superb image. Carol
teocali Plus
8 441 18 England
27 Jan 2009 11:13AM
Lovely inflight capture - it is so difficult to get one of these and I think you have done really well. I am still waiting to get a good one!!
Sylvia
27 Jan 2009 11:57AM
Excellent shot,well captured.
Dave
glyndwr 9 66 9 Wales
27 Jan 2009 12:04PM
I got one similar at Gigrin farm of a Red Kite, mine was poor but sort of likeable, maybe I will upload it one day.
You did well to get this Vee.

Robert
Bob_V 9 1 2 United States
27 Jan 2009 2:45PM
A superb in-flight capture.
Bob
DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
27 Jan 2009 3:06PM
A wonderful capture & very pleased to see it.
Hilary
Wilmot 8 338 1 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 4:05PM
Superb inflight
Steve
jove 8 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 4:12PM
Lovely capture.
Well done.
Joe.
27 Jan 2009 4:13PM
A stunning in-flight shot,brilliant.

Jean x
arhb Plus
9 3.2k 68 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 6:05PM
Lovely capture.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 7:28PM
I dont see a white outline round the bird, its a great in flight capture, one I would quite like in my pf - but I dont know much about photography either
Ray42 8 3 England
27 Jan 2009 9:40PM

Quote:Great in flight shot Vee.
Paul


I agree
digiray63 9 4 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2009 10:20PM
What a great capture, super detail.
Ray
iancam 8 23 England
29 Jan 2009 7:26AM
Superb shot
Ian
29 Jan 2009 8:45AM
Great shot nice catch!
Adrian.
29 Jan 2009 10:40AM
wow a winner in my eyes well captured
Dawn
goso 10 2 1 Australia
31 Jan 2009 8:55PM
Top shot Vee........Bill
8 Feb 2009 8:08AM
Well captured Vee
Gill
Beautiful inflight capture. Lovely colour and detail.
Steve.

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