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Wedged Tail Eagle Flew In Front of Our Car in Queensland

Wedged Tailed Eagles are birds of prey. They feed a lot on road kill - usually kangaroos and other animals which have been hit by cars and trucks. This bird fl...
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Wedged Tailed Eagles are birds of prey. They feed a lot on road kill - usually kangaroos and other animals which have been hit by cars and trucks. This bird flew directly in the front of our car - we were extremely lucky. I was very pleased though to capture this bird even though we swerved to miss him.
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robjac85 September 25, 2015
Great shot Chris, a magnificent bird
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ChrisKIELY September 25, 2015
Thank you so very much Robbie!! I truly appreciate your welcome feedback. We were very lucky this Eagle didn't crash through our windscreen.
Kazza60
 
Kazza60 October 10, 2015
wonderful capture and edit Chris
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ChrisKIELY October 13, 2015
Thank you Kazza.
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BrianBasson November 25, 2015
Superbly done, Chris
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ChrisKIELY December 11, 2015
Thank you so much Brian. I found a lot of my photos on an external hard drive, that I forgot I had. Yippee Yahooo!!
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michaeltillman November 30, 2015
Great job of panning Chris. How big was it.
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ChrisKIELY December 11, 2015
Thank you so much Michaeltillman. He was massive - with wings spread, they would have been the size of a windscreen on our car. My first reasonable attempt at catching these magnificent birds.

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