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Osprey with a History 8
Today I got a spectacular fly-by - circles and circles right at my balcony height today. I thought it might be Bandit, but it isn't. It is smaller, overall lighter in color and almost completely white-chested. I went through pictures from this time last year and believe it is a male and is possibly Bandit's mate. Florida resident osprey mate in late Fall through early Winter. Those of you who have followed along with Osprey with a History know I named the bird whom I believe is Bandit's offspring BB for Bandit's Baby. Now, I'm challenged to name the bird I believe is Bandit's mate... No! Not BM!
Habitat
Closely tied to water
Location
Gulf Coast, Florida, USA
Date taken
October 2, 2023
Scientific name
Pandion haliaetus
Equipment used
Canon EOS 70D, Canon EF 100-300mm
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/2000, f/9, 1600
Supporter
Lovely aerial of this attractive Osprey. I will be interested to know the name you settle on (lol). TFS ID! I agree, BM does not seem quite dignified for a handsome Osprey!
 

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Category
North America
Added by
IDidiot
Date added
View count
191
Comment count
7

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 70D
Aperture
ƒ/10
Focal length
300.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1250 second(s)
ISO
2000
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Bandit 5th floor flyby.jpg
File size
1.8 MB
Date taken
Mon, 02 October 2023 3:34 PM
Dimensions
3206px x 2041px

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