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Gavia Arctica

Posted by
ursulakatariina (Ed, Sweden) on 4 May 2013 in Animal & Insect.

I have heard them on many mornings but couple of evenings ago I finally got this close.

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS 1/60 second F/8.0 ISO 400 151 mm

Nice to see you! I hope you enjoy seeing what I saw earlier.
Please, leave a comment so I know you have been here.

I got a colour spotlight, see it here.

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Oiva from Turku, Finland

Beautiful Loon! There is a very cocky bird screaming all the time, his own name!:-))Haleja.

Happy weekend for both of you!

4 May 2013 6:43am

@Oiva: Thank you!

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Black-throated Diver is a magnificent bird.

4 May 2013 10:06am

@Jypyä Pop: I agree.

Devi from Chennai, India

Magnificent bird and a brilliant shot!!!!

4 May 2013 10:33am

@Devi: Thank you!

Philnz from Thames, New Zealand

What lovely marking on this duck. do you know what type it is?

4 May 2013 6:57pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful light on the water and a lovely bird.

4 May 2013 7:40pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Stunning bird to see, lovely

4 May 2013 10:32pm

@Alun: Thank you!

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Super capture

5 May 2013 6:43am

@Christine: Thank you!

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

Oh wow! Stunning bird, looks smooth.

7 May 2013 5:54pm

@The Mouse: Thank you. They are really beautiful but awfully camera shy.

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
1/60 second
F/8.0
ISO 400
151 mm

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