monthly photo thread (?)

Discussion in 'Photography / Video' started by Michael Thompson, Jul 8, 2009.

  1. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    What fly fisherman doesn't appreciate a good hummer now and then?
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  2. Brian Thomas

    Brian Thomas Active Member

    Very nice riseform .
    I love hummers .
     
  3. creekx

    creekx spent spinner

    This photo is money! These little suckers can be so frustrating to capture. Well done.
     
  4. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    For creekx:
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  5. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    From the weekend. Yeah, yeah I should be out fishing.
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  6. Teenage Entomologist

    Teenage Entomologist Gotta love the pteronarcys.

    Spot on man!

    Here's me fishing the Lower Sac. The person with the camera was a photographer shooting photos for my article in Enjoy Magazine.
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  7. wadin' boot

    wadin' boot Donny, you're out of your element...

    I see lots of female rufous and no males where we are, can males be way more green than orange also?
     
  8. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    I'm not a hummingbird expert, but I did a little research. Most of the mature males look like the one I pictured with flecks of green spots on their back. 5% of males will have a solid green back.
     
  9. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    Our old friend "Annie" with a snake

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  10. KerryS

    KerryS Ignored Member

    My new jig, uuuuu, float, uuuuuu, nymph, uuuuu, beading, yeah, beading rod...

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    Wait 'til you see this piece of nostalgic fish killin' machinery in action on a river near you. Pure jealousy is the only emotion you will feel.
     
  11. ScottD

    ScottD New Member

  12. creekx

    creekx spent spinner

    Cedar Waxwing from my deck last week.
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  13. KerryS

    KerryS Ignored Member

    In a tree in my front yard.

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  14. creekx

    creekx spent spinner

    I don't see many Cedar waxwings around here. One of my north Idaho favorites is the Western Tanager. They love hanging around the rivers for the bugs, but they've been too elusive for me to photograph.
     
  15. Hillbilly Redneck

    Hillbilly Redneck wishin i was fishin

    The other morning I had a deer come out of the woods and join me on the little island I was standing on. First he poops in the water, then walks right up to me and starts sniffing me. This went on for a good 3 or 4 minutes. Finally another deer comes out of the woods and they walk up stream image.jpg image.jpg image.jpg
     
  16. bennysbuddy

    bennysbuddy the sultan of swing

    I hope that deers not poopin in the stilly,That's were my drinking water comes from !
     
  17. riseform

    riseform Active Member

    I always have trouble with Cedar waxwings. Their feathers are too perfect, making them look cartoonish. Kerry, that nest shot is amazing.

    For creekx...some Western Tanagers that weren't hiding in treetops recently.

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    And finally, something I don't see every day.... A hummer buzzing and owl.

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  18. KerryS

    KerryS Ignored Member

    Ha, love the hummer, owl shot. I have a few humming birds that hang around our house in the spring/summer. One seems to have a particular liking of my Newf, Kuma. He likes to fly down in front of him and hoover as if to say hello. He will do this no matter where the dog is laying in the yard and it appears at times he searches for him. I haven't been lucky enough to get a shot yet.
     
  19. ScottD

    ScottD New Member

  20. wadin' boot

    wadin' boot Donny, you're out of your element...

    Went to Arches and Mesa Verde National Park and Bondolier National Monument last week- DSCN1488.JPG DSCN1568.JPG
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    but in Dallas we saw this... DSCN1385.JPG