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Satin Bowerbird a courting again.

Will she like his gift?


K8160553-adj by Ross, on Flickr

Lady in waiting.


K8160626-adj by Ross, on Flickr

And they meet! In his bower.


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E-M1 II & MC20+40 150 F2.8 lens.

This male Satin Bowerbird (in our front garden) continually tries to woo the females daily.

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Re: Satin Bowerbird a courting again.

Was the gift a clothes peg again. Could taken as a sexist present....

Great photos......
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Re: Satin Bowerbird a courting again.

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Was the gift a clothes peg again. Could taken as a sexist present....

Great photos......
I'm afraid the world of birds (& other animals) could be considered 'sexist', but ........ I'm not saying anymore in case I get into trouble.
I think it could have been a leaf or a piece of plastic he had for her.

Thanks, but it's a case of being in the right place at the right time with the right camera gear & I was this time.

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