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European Bee-eater

Merops apiaster

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35 Comments (1–25)

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 6 years ago

amazing shots!

AlikaKay
AlikaKay 8 years ago

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

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

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

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

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

surekha
surekha 9 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 9 years ago

These are truly spectacular! What lens do u use?

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

Liam, many thanks for visiting!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

ok, Ashish, now I understand..thanks!

Liam
Liam 9 years ago

What a shot!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 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 9 years ago

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

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

Sorry, Ashish, the ID was not correct?

textless
textless 9 years ago

Beautiful as always, Doina. :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Doina.. I corrected the ID.

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

many thanks for the kind words, Sandra!

SandraH
SandraH 9 years ago

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

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 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 9 years ago

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

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

many thanks, Piali Bopanna!

Piali Bopanna
Piali Bopanna 9 years ago

Stunning pictures

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 years ago

Thank you very much, CataAna !

CataAna
CataAna 9 years ago

Superb!

DoinaRussu
DoinaRussu 9 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 9 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 9 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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