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Diving Kestrel ... (K-3 + FA 300mm f/4.5)
Lens: FA 300mm f/4.5 ED-IF Camera: K-3 Photo Location: Ukrauine ISO: 250 Shutter Speed: 1/2000s Aperture: F5.6 
Posted By: igor, 06-08-2016, 10:18 AM

shot this classic Kestrel attack on a lizard yesterday with my new FA 300/4.5... gotta love this lens !

thanks for looking...

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stunning capture !! dave m
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stunning capture !! dave m
thank you Dave !
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Excellent shot! Very cool looking raptors. We've had a breeding pair here on the farm for a few years now. Fun to watch.

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Nice picture, interesting subject.
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Excellent shot! Very cool looking raptors. We've had a breeding pair here on the farm for a few years now. Fun to watch.
thank you so much !

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Nice picture, interesting subject.
thanks a lot !
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Nice one!
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A fine lens in some very talented hands - and a wonderful capture of the action as well!

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Nice one!
thank you !

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A fine lens in some very talented hands - and a wonderful capture of the action as well!
many thanks Mole !
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Looks like you were in the right place at the right time... and the lizard wasn't!
Nice shot and enjoy the lens ; )
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Looks like you were in the right place at the right time... and the lizard wasn't!
Nice shot and enjoy the lens ; )
thanks Steve, yes, probably so just lucky...
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Very nice!
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Very nice!
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Amazing capture, Igor! Really well done.
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Love the colors and the composition!

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