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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Seen today!!!!


We seen this out at the strip pit are...only the second osprey I have ever seen.



It was quite a distance away so I zoomed in with my little point & shoot camera.  For some reason it kept looking the other way.


It was eating something but I could not tell what.



I know this is  photo overload....


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18 comments:

Felicia said...

such a handsome bird. you got some beautiful images

Ginny Hartzler said...

NOT photo overload for such an awesome and fierce sight! What a find! GREAT shots!! I think my favorite is two, because of how it showcases his fabulous beak!!

Mildred said...

Wow! Beautiful photos. I've never seen one of these in person. Wishing you a nice weekend.

Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Fotografias fantásticas.
Um abra├žo e bom fim-de-semana.

Andarilhar
Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa
Livros-Autografados

Tom said...

...lucky you, I wish that I had seen one.

eileeninmd said...

Hello, gorgeous shots of the Osprey! Great sighting. Happy Friday, enjoy your weekend!

Cat Lover said...

Wonderful shots Rose. You can never have too many shots of such a gorgeous bird.
Thanks for sharing.
Robin

Sandra said...

he is a beauty, they are a common sight here but I only have a few photos of them

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

I don't think I have ever seen an Osprey, unless I did and didn't know it. These are great pictures.

We were in Marion yesterday. I was amazed that a two hour drive south and flowers that are barely out of the ground at my house were in full bloom there.
xx, Carol

Small City Scenes said...

Super neat images. I really like it. Probably eating a fish cuz that is what they eat.
MB

happyone said...

You got some really good shots with your point and shoot camera.
I take all of my pictures with a point and shoot camera.

Ruth Hiebert said...

You got some great shots of this beautiful Osprey.

Christine said...

Very well done! So exciting to see an osprey & whilst it was feeding!

The Furry Gnome said...

How exciting! And awesome pictures too.

Red Rose Alley said...

Rose, I love bird watching. I don't ever see the Osprey here where I live in California. Love the white feathers on its head and belly. : )

~Sheri

Patti said...

What a beauty! Nice shots, too.

Mary said...

How neat! I'm glad that you got photos of it!

Electric | Journal said...

I am lucky enough to watch ospreys fishing on the small lake where my cabin is, but I have never seen one this close. Beautiful pictures!

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