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Soft Landing: A hot-air balloon reflected in a lake at Camp Dearborn
Saskatchewan Storm
The Beauty Of North Dakota
Great White Egret Taking Off!
The Beauty Of Lightning
Jeep Willy's on the beach at Sunset
Manitoba Storm
North Dakota Tornado
North Dakota Tornado
Sunrise over the Grand Tetons
Learning to Fly
Diamondback Wasp Attack!
Umbrellas from Umbrella Street in Portugal
Little River Falls
Human Hybrid
Sea gull over the wake
Right Now, Back Then, Sprung Forward
15th Annual Photo Contest
Learning to Fly

A pair of eagles nested in this dead tree, visible on my drive to school and work in Fort Myers, FL. The young hatched in early January. My kids and I were able to watch this eagle family almost daily while the two babies grew, learned to fly, and left an empty nest. This photo was captured one eaglet lifting himself several feet in the air and dropping down repeatedly, just trying out his young wings.

TAGS: America, Eagle, Flight, Florida

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Kelly Sawczyn.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2017
Total Views: 10
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 27, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS Rebel T6i
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f7.1
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PHOTO LOCATION Fort Myers, Florida, United States of America