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Wednesday, August 05, 2009

Grey-and-Buff Woodpecker

This Grey-and-Buff Woodpecker was making an unannounced visit while we were waiting/hoping to get a glimpse of the Rufous Collared Kingfisher (takes you to Wings Among Us). No luck with the Rufous Collared Kingfisher.
Instead, this beautiful Grey-and-Buff Woodpecker came and sadly he didn't stay too long for me to make few more shots. Both Madi and son made some terrific shots of this beautiful Woodpecker though.

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3 comments:

Kelly said...

Beautiful...I love that red hairdoo!

Richard King said...

Great bird! I have yet to see one of them. Love woodpeckers.

terence said...

Nice shot of the male. Its been a while I haven't seen this woddpecker.