A Big Year - birds

Challenge #38 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2017. please enter the species of bird, if known. if bird is unknown Will the community leave a comment in the comments section as to the type of bird so we will be able to keep track of the birds spotted. Happy Birding.
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Chasing the fish
by fildi
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One of my pictures I took on my latest trip to Lake Kerkini, Northern Greece. I was able to make 5 pictures of the pelican approaching thew fish before he swallowed it.
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Submitted: Friday, 24th November, 2017 11:18 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 4th March, 2017
Focal length: 420 mm
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Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 640
Notes: Canon 7D Mark II, Canon 300mm F4 L IS USM + Canon 1.4 II teleconverter.
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