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Santa Fe, NM, United States
A set up shot…I was leaving peanuts out for the jays and saw how the setting sun back-lit their wings when they braked for landing. So…I grabbed a handful of peanuts, the camera and a tripod and set up and waited.
Category 5: Birds in Flight
My camera is built more for zoom than speed but I just may upgrade and learn a little more after seeing this gorgeous pic. So many are beautiful but this one got my vote! Plus…Scrub Jays are more rare to capture & we don’t even get them in the U.P. 😉 Great shot!!!
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