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Young Bald Eagle Takes Flight
Lens: DA 300mm Camera: K5 Photo Location: Jamesstown, VA ISO: 1600 Shutter Speed: 1/1000s Aperture: F6.7 
Posted By: cdurfor, 05-16-2011, 08:51 PM

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05-16-2011, 09:02 PM   #2
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great series of photos, I have often wondered if they are a bit awkward when taking to flight the first time? Bob
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No this one was not awkward for the early flight. However, earlier in the day it was wonderful to watch him/her trying to catch a fish. Two tries, no dinner. Sorry I did not catch photos of that event.
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Nice job-Grerat series.--charliezap

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GReat work Mr. Durfor. Watching them go from eggs to flight is an experience in itself. Catching the growth with a camera is even better. That first shot is a perfect pose for an Eagle IMO. I really like it. You were "johnny on the spot".
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Outstanding capture!!! Very beautiful photos.
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Wow... this is one of my favorite birds and I think your shots are very good!
Love the departures the best. But they are all above average.

Great job!
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Great captures. Sharp and the colors are outstanding. Well done and thanks for sharing.

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