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Immature bald eagle

Immature bald eagle
: Alan Kolnik (Alan_Kolnik) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 233 W: 38 N: 327] (2457)
: Animals
: 2017-11-24
: Birds
: Nikon D610, Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM+1.4xTC
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/4000
More Photo Info: [view]
: 2017-11-29 8:57
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A family portrait - this immature was attached to the mature bald eagle and another (perhaps male and female") in a "family setting"


Color Pattern
Adult Bald Eagles have white heads and tails with dark brown bodies and wings. Their legs and bills are bright yellow. Immature birds have mostly dark heads and tails; their brown wings and bodies are mottled with white in varying amounts. Young birds attain adult plumage in about five years.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6173 W: 89 N: 15291] (64016)
  • [2017-11-29 11:30]

Hi Alan,imposing pose and perspective too,beautiful capture of this young eagle,the best sharpness in the best light,great contrast with the blue sky in background. Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5099 W: 166 N: 13042] (48618)
  • [2017-11-30 6:11]

Hallo Alan,
Very nice photo of this Bald Eagle with a good focus on the head. Beautiful contrasting colours.

Ciao Alan, great capture of fantastic eagle in great pose, wonderful natural colors and, splendid sharpness and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend,ciao Silvio

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