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by PietFrancke
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

Re: the harpy

I must admit the lower bird posture is fabulous thank you Frank - here is the artistic version - the Gift of Flight! flight.jpg Absolutely wonderful Piet, a shot to die for. The top bird is enough but the bottom one is astounding. The artistic version takes it into the next realm of beauty and is m...
by PietFrancke
Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

Re: the harpy

Ernst-Ulrich Schafer wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 2:14 pm
Wonderful Artistic version.
Thank you Ernst and Frank.
by PietFrancke
Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Recent Portraits
Replies: 3
Views: 28

Re: Recent Portraits

Yes - what Chuck said, awesome work!
by PietFrancke
Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Little Leaque Baseball
Replies: 2
Views: 20

Re: Little Leaque Baseball

these are awesome - thank you for letting us see. Love the character you and they provide, love the tones, I think someday...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

Re: the harpy

it sounds like eagles communicate using head smacks. Watching them fish must have been awesome!
by PietFrancke
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Meritime Festival
Replies: 5
Views: 30

Re: Meritime Festival

judging by these, they got their money's worth - these are awesome.
by PietFrancke
Sun Jun 17, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

Re: the harpy

Psjunkie wrote:
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:15 pm
I must admit the lower bird posture is fabulous
thank you Frank - here is the artistic version - the Gift of Flight!
flight.jpg
by PietFrancke
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

Re: the harpy

A very unique capture Piet, you were fortunate to be in the right place at the right time and skillful enough to have known what to do.......well done! I love the shape/form of the wings and the outstretched talons. thank you Frank, to my credit, this happened 200 yards away from me. This shot was ...
by PietFrancke
Sat Jun 16, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: the harpy
Replies: 11
Views: 85

the harpy

the top hawk was being mobbed by a blackbird, and as it flew to it's nest, the mate came by underneath. The top hawk dropped the package (a baby black bird I would guess) and the lower Harrier caught it. I wish I could have gotten this closer, it is a heavy crop and not much detail to work with, but...
by PietFrancke
Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Reflection
Replies: 4
Views: 25

Re: Reflection

I hear you... perhaps just hard lines then might be a thought, not all the water needs it, might be worth a look-see.