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Photo safari - bateleur eagle

Not Exactly Rocket ScienceBy Ed YongJun 27, 2010 4:00 PM

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This is a bateleur, an unmistakeable African eagle, with distinctive black, red and white colours and a very short tail. My wife took this photo on our South African safari. I'm amazed at how precise the composition is given that the bird was just circling overhead.

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