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Sooty Oyster Catcher
Lens: Pentax 150-450 Camera: Pentax K1 Photo Location: Albany WA ISO: 400 Shutter Speed: 1/160s Aperture: F20 
Posted By: James also, 01-03-2020, 06:09 AM

A very patient (with me) Sooty oyster catcher

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01-03-2020, 07:38 AM   #2
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A very nice capture. It looks like a very cooperative model
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Glad he didn't fly off, nice shot.
01-03-2020, 01:14 PM   #4
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NIce shot. It certainly has a striking red/orange eye and beak.

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He appears to be deeply studying the photographer.
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Sooty Oyster Catcher
Great shot, love the matching eye/beak combo...
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Its beak is assorted with its eye. Nice shot.
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A very patient (with me) Sooty oyster catcher
Good photo of this bird - you get the credit.

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Very striking bird - the black/orange contrast is impressive! Good capture. Thanks.
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A nice one.
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The bold color of the beak against a relatively bland background makes this image pop for me.

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