Posted by David Powell on October 23, 2013 at 6:40 pm
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Both Scaled and Gambel’s Quail are common to the western states. The image was taken in Albuquerque, NM. This shot was taken in a friends back yard, using a tripod mounted Nikon D800 and 500mm lens. To disguise my presence, and minimize stress on the bird, I used a “throw-over” blind.