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1/5000s @ f/5.0, ISO 400, Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8 VRII @ 200mm. Hand-held, manual. (
Taken at the Alligator Farm, Fla. this past April. I watched the courtship display of this Roseate Spoonbill pair for quite some time, including this ritualized exchange of nest material. I learned that these birds are monagamous and that a mated pair will raise one brood of 1-6 eggs each year.

Resubmitted February 10, 2013.
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Laura L. Gonzales
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    Right into my favs Rona! What a beautiful pair of birds!! Awesome clarity, comp, title and presentation!! WTG my friend.

9/4/2012 11:01:13 PM

 
Gord MacEachern
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I sure hope we have the pleasure of seeing this amazing image again Rona, WOW!!!!!

9/5/2012 2:46:11 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Excellent color, detail and wildlife capture!

9/5/2012 4:31:04 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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An amazing capture, Rona - these are such beautiful, interesting birds!

9/5/2012 5:42:19 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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Never have I seen a more beautifully done photograph off these birds. Favorite.

9/5/2012 6:31:21 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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What an amazing capture of these spoonbills, Rona! Perfect focus and detail! Bet we see this one again!!

9/5/2012 9:57:27 PM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Amazing is right...the colors, clarity and framing is perfect Rona!!

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9/6/2012 4:47:36 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Strictly a fabulous shot, Rona!! Huge WOW!!

9/15/2012 8:19:30 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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An amazing capture of these beautiful birds, Rona.

2/11/2013 4:11:14 AM

 
Terry Cervi
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I'll bet this was amazing to watch, Rona! And your shot is just so beautiful with such wonderful color and detail! Instant fave!!

2/11/2013 9:51:50 PM

 
Phyllis Burchett
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FANtastic shot Rona! Guess I'll be seeing you in a few weeks!

2/12/2013 3:28:02 PM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Oh, so sweet, Rona! A fabulous capture!

2/12/2013 4:38:45 PM

 
Reynaldo D. Reyes
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It's such a precious capture Rona, getting this once in a lifetime intimate moment between these two love birds. Love the way they interact and widespread wings and comp ~ spell A winner! Great shot.

2/17/2013 1:15:09 PM

 
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