Red Kite (Milvus milvus)


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Red Kite
SW Scotland. Bellymack farm.
This is one of many wild Kites which congregate around a feeding station. The hard part was tracking an individual as they were so fast and so numerous.
30/05/2014 - 23:36Zed
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/250
Aperturef/6.7
LensN/A
ISO400
Focal Length340mm
Views/Likes55/0

alfpics

Link Posted 30/05/2014 - 23:37
Looks like you managed to track this one! Nice shot
Andy

drobbia

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 01:53
X3 tg
alfpics wrote:
Looks like you managed to track this one! Nice shot


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graysummers

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 09:15
Difficult technique really well executed.
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Zed

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 10:44
Thanks guys
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morpheus71

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 12:10
Good work tracking this swift kite can imagine it's a heck of a challenge
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tomkeet

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 16:53
Well captured Dave, lovely shot.
Regards
Tom

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Zed

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 18:35
Thanks Phil. I got plenty of shots with the tail or wing tip in them!
Cheers Tom, and thanks for the heads up.
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GIULIO57

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 19:30
graysummers wrote:
Difficult technique really well executed.

x2
PPG

davidstorm

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 21:36
Great capture.

Regards
David
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Zed

Link Posted 31/05/2014 - 21:42
Thanks Giulios and Dave
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