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Eagle Feed Epilogue
Lens: Da-300 Camera: K200D Photo Location: jaestown, VA ISO: 200 
Posted By: cdurfor, 08-22-2010, 05:56 PM

Sorry to trouble you, but here are the last of the series. Unlike the previous shots at ISO 400, near the end of the shoot I dropped down to 200 ISO which reduced the graininess of some close-ups. Also one of the strangest portions of the shoot was how, the eagle cleaned (wiped) his beak on one of the metal crosses we have a Jamestown marking 17th century graves after eating....

So thanks for putting up with this Sunday craziness....









Oh since this turned into a bit more of a Jamestown promotion then I expected, here are a couple of additional wildlife shots. You never know who might show up on island...




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I especially like the bird in the last shot

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No... u didn't trouble me. I just called the bald eagle a cute little thing, that freaked my gf out. : )
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wonderful shots!

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Great shots...Eagle, the Queen and of course Mr. and Mrs. Cheney
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Weren't you afraid Cheney might shoot back?

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Wow - these are really terrific. The detail in the eagle knocks me out - and the people candids are very sharp.

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