A big year - birds 2020

Challenge #164 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2020. 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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Tree Swallow
by m5uzer
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This male Tree Swallow was near a nest box that he was desperately guarding against an Eastern Bluebird. Perhaps because of this, he did not fly away until I approached to about 10 feet. After 2 days of this, I came with my camera...
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Submitted: Thursday, 12th November, 2020 21:21 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 11th April, 2020
Focal length: 250 mm
Shutter speed: 800 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 320
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