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Red Crossbills

This is a discussion on Red Crossbills within the Animals (mammals, birds, insects etc.) forums, part of the Show your photo (Color) - Landscape & Nature (flowers, mountains, storms etc.) category; I finally got a solid look at these guys today. I was getting tired of chasing them down, so I ...

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    I finally got a solid look at these guys today. I was getting tired of chasing them down, so I sat on the beach and soaked up the sun hoping they'd come in. 3 hours later, they were kind enough to show and let me get real close!






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    With such clear sharp shots it's very easy to see why they are called cross bills. Thanks for sharing!
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    Great shots man...Really like these

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    Thanks iggy and michael. Here's another shot that really shows the crossbill.


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    Nice work. Cool to see birds in a different environment such as these rocks.

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    Wow, those are incredible shots!
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    Beautiful shots. Your patience paid off big time!

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    i looooooooooooooooooooooooovvvvvvvvvvvvvveeeeeeeeee eeeeeee the colors of the bird in the first pic.... never had a clue that there are birds whose bills crossed
    all are wonderful captures with nice, nice bokeh! way to go!

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    Wonderful sharp clear shots! Well done
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