Wild bird/s

Challenge #5 in the Wild animals series. Hosted by Kris Bell.
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Show off your best picture of a bird (or birds) in its natural environment. Try to be as original as possible - perhaps an unusual crop on the feet, or a wide-angle habitat shot where the bird is only a small (but integral) component of the overall picture. Please also include the species name and approximate location.
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harrier at dusk
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Northern Harrier hunting in the warm dusk light near Spur TX
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Submitted: Thursday, 1st March, 2012 04:29 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 12th March, 2010
Focal length: 500 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 400
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