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Saturday, February 23, 2019

Because they make me smile....


I came across these...they were taken the same day as the the photo in the previous post.


For some reason they make me want to laugh...


Sandhill cranes from a different perspective. 

13 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

Wow, this is so unusual! Not really flying, maybe more like jumping. GREAT captures!

Bill said...

Fabulous! Delightful to see--- and laugh!

MadSnapper said...

the first ones are hilarious, like they are jumping up up up… the last one is beautiful. I have never seen them in the air, only walking around on the ground

eileeninmd said...

Hello, great sighting and photos. The Sandhill Cranes look to be just hanging in the sky. Happy Sunday, enjoy your day. Wishing you a happy new week ahead.

Laurel Wood said...

These pics made me smile too. Hope you have a nice day.

Red Rose Alley said...

They're such peculiar looking birds. It's like they're standing up while flying. I can see why they make you laugh, Rose. : ) I don't really see them around here.

~Sheri

Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Magnifico e belo trabalho fotográfico, gostei e aproveito para desejar um bom Domingo.

Andarilhar
Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa
Livros-Autografados

Ruth Hiebert said...

Landing gear down and ready for touch down. I love them.

Betty J. Crow said...

It is hard not to smile. Amazing creatures!

Lowcarb team member said...

These photographs made me smile too :)

All the best Jan

betty-NZ said...

I giggled, too! They don't look like a 'normal' bird in flight but I guess they get where they're going!

Small City Scenes said...

re they flying? I have never seen Sandhill Cranes anyway----weird but neat too
MB

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

I have never seen a Sandhill Crane in flight. So cool and yes, the pics brought a smile to my face. Occasionally we see a flock in a farmer's field here or there. I'm not sure what time of the year or if it matters. I am always thrilled to see ANY bird that is elusive.
xx, Carol

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