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European Bee-eater

Merops apiaster

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35 Comments (1–25)

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 7 years ago

amazing shots!

AlikaKay
AlikaKay 9 years ago

What a wonderful series of photos! The clarity is so good and i love the colors!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

I'm glad you like it, surekha! Thanks a lot for the kind words:)

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Aditi Rajan , thank you for visiting and appreciation! I use 100-400IS Canon

surekha
surekha 10 years ago

Such a pleasure to view these shots, Doina! O u t s t a n d i n g...!!!!!

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 10 years ago

These are truly spectacular! What lens do u use?

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Liam, many thanks for visiting!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

ok, Ashish, now I understand..thanks!

Liam
Liam 10 years ago

What a shot!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Hi Doina earlier you put actual ID with Binomial name. I just removed it from that column to ID column. You must put only synonym along with Binomial name not the ID.

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Thank you so much for your appreciation, textless! You are amiable, as always:)

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Sorry, Ashish, the ID was not correct?

textless
textless 10 years ago

Beautiful as always, Doina. :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Doina.. I corrected the ID.

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

many thanks for the kind words, Sandra!

SandraH
SandraH 10 years ago

all of your bee-eater shots are out of this world! thank you so much for sharing! great work!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Thanks a lot for your kind comment, Ivan Rodriguez!
This is my favorite bird :) I love to observe their behavior; are spectacular birds..

Ivan Rodriguez
Ivan Rodriguez 10 years ago

A rastabird -- lovely. x)
This is such a great series Doina, truly describes the creature. :)

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

many thanks, Piali Bopanna!

Piali Bopanna
Piali Bopanna 10 years ago

Stunning pictures

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

Thank you very much, CataAna !

CataAna
CataAna 10 years ago

Superb!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

ctsetan@-came from hunting,eaten bee and now ...relax!:)
...I often observed this behavior, is not specific to the wedding...
thanks a lot for visiting!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 10 years ago

OK, Martha, I propose an exchange:I send you my camera and you send me the birds from your area!...? ...:))
Many thanks for your appreciation!:)

ChimeTsetan
ChimeTsetan 10 years ago

or some sort of a courtship display ?

DoinaRussu
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DoinaRussu

Ialomița, Romania

Spotted on Sep 15, 2011
Submitted on Sep 15, 2011

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