A plain old Magpie. (Explored)

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    Who knew they were so colourful! This is my best attempt so far to get these in flight, and it had just gone behind those pesky grass stems. Grrr. A bit of PS cleaning, but the colour is unchanged.
    I will keep trying as one day I will get the shot I'm after.

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    1. Vie Lipowski 34 months ago | reply

      Not an easy shot to do, but you did it so well!
      Beautiful series!

    2. M.D.Parr 34 months ago | reply

      Thank you very much Vie!

    3. Black Cat Photos 34 months ago | reply

      great catch they are stunning birds, and its a real skil to get a good photo of one! luv m xxx

    4. M.D.Parr 34 months ago | reply

      Cheers Em, - a lot of trial and mostly error!

    5. Rosa Gamboias 34 months ago | reply

      A wonderful series of this gorgeous magpie!!
      They are really gorgeous, but ours are really difficult to approach!

    6. M.D.Parr 34 months ago | reply

      Cheers Rosa, ours are a bit skittish - but there are lots of them!

    7. bug eye :) Thailand 34 months ago | reply

      SUPERB shot in flight ~ !

    8. M.D.Parr 34 months ago | reply

      Cheers Apisit!

    9. Eric Gofreed 34 months ago | reply

      a most beautiful bird; I haven't seen a magpie in a decade.

    10. M.D.Parr 34 months ago | reply

      Cheers Eric!

    11. LM59 34 months ago | reply

      Wonderful Photos.
      Seen at the group:

      *Feathers and beaks*
      Post 1 - Award 2

    12. tony.cox27 34 months ago | reply

      Great BIF shot

    13. M.D.Parr 33 months ago | reply

      Thank you all very much!

    14. M.D.Parr 33 months ago | reply

      Cheers Rosa!

    15. Tow Law Wild Life 31 months ago | reply

      Cracking series, lovely to see

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