Yesterday I could finally go take my Nikon for a mild, ambling
walk, the first in over six weeks. She is a great companion, not
at all talkative and even her shutter click is not too threatening
at a distance and up-wind from wildlife.
If you enlarge the photo you may just see two darker specks
in the middle at the back of the dry grass. I only included this
so you got some idea how far away the contestants were.
since the distance was close to a sixth of a mile and the light
No, this is not a friendly 'hail friend, well met' but a sizing up of
each other's strength.
the other by balancing on the tail and slashing down with
both back legs.
they were pretty evenly matched
the back before he spotted his rival, finally got the upper hand
challenge another day.
They all enlarge if you can spare the time . . .
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