Stretch

Stretch

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The elegant (near fledgling) Peregrine falcon chick 'VK' stretching her wings at the edge of her nest.

St Michael's Church
Mount Dinham
Exeter

Pentax K3 Mark1
Sigma 50-500mm APO OS lens at 500mm hand-held
22/06/2019 - 20:12morpheus71
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GIULIO57

Link Posted 23/06/2019 - 06:44
Stretching her wings and more important "sipping"air in her lungs(air sacs)....to become lighter. Useful feature of all birds allowing them to get a better flying
PPG
Last Edited by GIULIO57 on 23/06/2019 - 06:44

morpheus71

Link Posted 23/06/2019 - 23:52
GIULIO57 wrote:
Stretching her wings and more important "sipping"air in her lungs(air sacs)....to become lighter. Useful feature of all birds allowing them to get a better flying

Many thanks for sharing your wisdom Giulio I guess this is because they don't have a diaphragm?

Can't wait to see the youngster start learning to fly this week coming, due to fledge on Monday or Tuesday
https://www.philhemsley.co.uk/

GIULIO57

Link Posted 25/06/2019 - 05:26
morpheus71 wrote:
GIULIO57 wrote:
Stretching her wings and more important "sipping"air in her lungs(air sacs)....to become lighter. Useful feature of all birds allowing them to get a better flying

Many thanks for sharing your wisdom Giulio I guess this is because they don't have a diaphragm?

Can't wait to see the youngster start learning to fly this week coming, due to fledge on Monday or Tuesday

I'm not wise.....I read it on science books (wisdome of other peoples. Not mine....)...
PPG

morpheus71

Link Posted 25/06/2019 - 17:45
GIULIO57 wrote:
morpheus71 wrote:
Quote:
Stretching her wings and more important "sipping"air in her lungs(air sacs)....to become lighter. Useful feature of all birds allowing them to get a better flying

Many thanks for sharing your wisdom Giulio I guess this is because they don't have a diaphragm?

Can't wait to see the youngster start learning to fly this week coming, due to fledge on Monday or Tuesday

I'm not wise.....I read it on science books (wisdome of other peoples. Not mine....)...

Still, I appreciate your sharing of that knowledge. Thanks
https://www.philhemsley.co.uk/
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