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The old warrior...
Posted By: Tom Lusk, 11-29-2007, 04:47 PM

This old gander spent the spring and summer near my home, protecting his nest area from all interlopers.

Geese can get very nasty, and this fellow fought off every other goose that came within 300 yards of his territory.

For those who like to watch geese - you can often tell the goose from the gander by the relative size (circumference) of their necks. This gander is a prime example:

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11-29-2007, 05:00 PM   #2
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nice shot of mr cranky pants :P
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Tom, another one of your blurry, colourless shots. When are you going to improve?

Well done, Very nice shot as usual! Always like your wildlife posts.
11-29-2007, 06:54 PM   #4


Beautiful shot, especially difficult in the high-contrast, bright light. What lens were you using?


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Tom wow. Great work as always.
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FA300 wide open? Or wide open paired with a T/C?
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Wow. Such a crisp picture! Very nice!

Thanks for posting!
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Yeah, he looks like a bruiser.

Great shot, Tom.


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