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Falconry Display

This is a discussion on Falconry Display within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I visited the Shropshire Game and Country Fair a couple of weeks ago and took ...

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    Smile Falconry Display

    I visited the Shropshire Game and Country Fair a couple of weeks ago and took these shots of the display. I photoshopped the field jesses and wire telemetry out as they looked awful, dangling off the birds legs. Cheating I know but what the heck!
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    Raptors are such beautiful birds. Great shots too!

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    Love the pictures the 3rd one makes me feel what it must be like to fly ! Gin

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    I love the 4th photo! Such a beautiful animal!

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    Great photos, Steve. Did you participate in the show?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    I love the 4th photo! Such a beautiful animal!

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    The pics are great! Love them all but the close-up is fab

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    Wow, those are stunning!

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    Wow, the 3rd one is awesome. Love the 4rth one too!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tmai View Post
    Great photos, Steve. Did you participate in the show?

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    No Tami, just a spectator unfortunately. The 4th bird is a Gyr Falcon which is almost as big as a Red-tailed Hawk. Had to wait for ages for her to turn round and give me a good profile. Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by the dragonn View Post
    No Tami, just a spectator unfortunately. The 4th bird is a Gyr Falcon which is almost as big as a Red-tailed Hawk. Had to wait for ages for her to turn round and give me a good profile. Thanks
    Well, she is spectacular - so majestic.

    Cheers,
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