Male in breeding colors

Hawthorne, Calif, United States

Canon Mark 1D Mark IV, Canon 70-300 L, ISO 400, F/5.7 1/1320 sec

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I am an amateur photographer with a love of travel. I mostly enjoy landscape and wildlife photography. I live in California which provides a great deal of opportunities for great photography.

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  • paulinea
    paulineaabout 3 years ago

    wow, stunning capture. love the contrast of colour and texture

  • Thank you :)

    – Michael Moss

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 3 years ago

    Awesome details Michael

  • Thank you :)

    – Michael Moss

  • jozi1
    jozi1about 3 years ago

    Fantastic shot,Mike :}

  • Thanks :)

    – Michael Moss

  • M.S. Photography & Art
    M.S. Photograp...about 3 years ago

    Stunning shot,lovely light and dof!

  • Thank you :)

    – Michael Moss

  • Wayne Wood
    Wayne Woodabout 3 years ago

    Congratulations on having your image featured in the group “The Birds”.

  • Many thanks for the feature :)

    – Michael Moss

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELabout 3 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your amazing feature, brilliant work.

  • (Tallow) Dave  Van de Laar
    (Tallow) Dave ...almost 3 years ago

    congrats on your feature Michael. Fantastic shot

  • Heather King
    Heather Kingover 2 years ago

    stunning colours, I love the positioning of his legs

  • Thank you :)

    – Michael Moss

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 2 years ago

    12 February 2012 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 2 years ago

    This wonderful work has just been selected
    and featured in the Top Shelf Wildlife group!

  • Kon, many thanks for the feature :)

    – Michael Moss

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