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Green Bee Eater
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A recent shot. With the winter setting in, plenty of them around here.

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· Date: Wed November 15, 2017 · Views: 92 · Filesize: 411.2kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 684 ·
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Keywords: green bee eater, winter
Scientific Name: Merops orientalis
Equipment: Fujifilm HS 50 EXR
Location: Hubli
Habitat: open country with bushes
Date Taken: 03-11-2017
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Wed November 15, 2017 5:42am

A beauty of a detailed shot, pose, setting and lighting SK, lovely job and many tfs.

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Wed November 15, 2017 5:46am

Nice one SK . Tfs
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Wed November 15, 2017 6:37am

The catch makes it special,SK. Well done.

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Wed November 15, 2017 8:12am

Superbly captured SK, excellent mf, Tfs

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Wed November 15, 2017 8:16am

Terrific colour saturation on this one,SK
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Wed November 15, 2017 8:23am

Beautiful SK...Well captured mate.

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Wed November 15, 2017 9:57am

A stunning behavioral shot, SK ... Wonderful timing ... TFS ...

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Wed November 15, 2017 10:38am

Wonderful and very well timed closeup Gudi , many tfs MF

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Wed November 15, 2017 11:04am

Brilliant behaviour capture of this beautiful Bee-eater SK, well done you! Tfs.

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Wed November 15, 2017 11:58am

Such beautiful birds and you're so lucky to have them visit you in the winter time Kish.

A wonderful picture you've taken of him - excellent work my dear friend.

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Wed November 15, 2017 12:19pm

Seems to be showing off the prized catch, SK.

Delightful shot!
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Wed November 15, 2017 1:39pm

How do they not pierce themselves on those thorns!

A beautiful image Kish and I hope you had a great Birthday.

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Wed November 15, 2017 6:43pm

Brilliant shot of this beauty SK. Great capture and TFS

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Wed November 15, 2017 7:09pm

Super shot SK! Such a beautiful bird with its meal. Well done.

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Wed November 15, 2017 9:27pm

Brilliant Image SK, Great To See Tfs!!!!!!
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