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Lotus Carroll1,771,482This is the Event for our April Self Portrait Challenge: Personality! What is meant by this? It's time to show us some personality, baby. Capture a self portrait that conveys a lot of personality - an element of your true personality or some other one that you'd like to portray. When you submit your image, use the photo caption area to tell us what personality element you are portraying.Here is where you enter your ONE Self Portrait with a "Personality!" theme. Your photo must have been captured during this month. This Event remains open until 11:59 CST April 30th, so you have until then to create and enter your best photo from this month. (The dates on the Event are truncated, but you can submit a photo anytime, all month long.) Please read all rules (scroll down). Not adhering to rules will get you disqualified.Inspiration+Ricardo Williams, one of our many talented moderators in The Art of Self Portraiture Community, wrote a great tutorial on shooting self portraits - check it out here: http://goo.gl/xaPva8 He is also the contributor of our theme photo on this event.Moderators of the Art of Self Portraiture Community are not eligible to win, but we'll be putting our photos into the Event in the hopes that you'll be inspired. If you have questions or need help, please pop into the Community http://goo.gl/M7XTQ and ask away! We have categories for questions and discussion and are happy to help with anything. Prizes+500px 1 Year Awesome Account$150 Gift Certificate for +BorrowLenses.com http://www.borrowlenses.com+Think Tank Photo City Walker 10 http://goo.gl/7b2js9+Capturing Couture Discontinued Strap http://www.capturingcouture.com/collections/tApril Self Portrait Challenge: Personality!2014-04-29 07:00:00133 

Jasbir S. Randhawa has been shared in 541 public circles

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Gailen Mapes69,566Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Nikon Camera P-R - 20 of 31Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members. These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to October 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting September 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2014-10-20 10:15:59128000
Olga Kafka22,937Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-10-15 10:08:39495002
Brian Mcquillan10,259This circle contains people who really are interesting and active people on Google Plus.Grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:If you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:If you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#topofthepeople #influencermarketing #sharedcircle #circleshare #circlethis #socialmediamarketing #socialmediastrategy #socialnetworking #circleoftheday #circleoftheweek #circleoftheday #topofthecircle #howtoenlargecircle #enlargecircle #thursdaycircle   #share #weekendcircle #weekend #weekendfun   #circles #circleyoushare #publiccircle #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #sharedcircle #circleshare #circle 2014-10-14 07:11:33496235
Robert Connor20,449Active users on Google+. Circle Share. If you received a notification, please reshare to your circles If you’d like to be added to the next circle share: • +1 this circle • Share this circle to PUBLIC • Include me in your circles • Comment on this post#petermarbaise #tuxoche #happysharing #circle   #circles   #public   #publiccircle   #circleshare   #circlesharing #sharedcircles     #sharedcircle   #morefollowers   #sharingcircles #circleshare   #sharedpubliccircles   #photography   #photographer   #AddCircle   2014-10-13 07:30:164983610
Derek Dillon15,873Circle Share Sunday, October 12, 2014Derek’s Weekly Disk | Engagers Circle Share V1.27Thanks to this week's active engagers, those who’ve enriched my G+ experience. For more plusses, shares, and comments, consider adding them to your circles.If you received a notification below or in the comments, you're included. If you received a notification, please reshare to your circles.If you’d like to be added to the next circle share: •  +1 this circle•  Share this circle to PUBLIC•  Include me in your circles•  Comment on this post #topofthepeople #influencermarketing #sharedcircle #circleshare #circlethis #socialmediamarketing #socialmediastrategy #socialnetworking #circleoftheday #circleoftheweek #circleoftheday #topofthecircle #howtoenlargecircle #enlargecircle #thursdaycircle   #share #weekendcircle #weekend #weekendfun   #circles #circleyoushare #publiccircle #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #sharedcircle #circleshare 2014-10-12 20:26:582311067
Olga Kafka22,931Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-10-12 11:29:06495005
Tan Pham8,010To be added to this circle, all you have to do are these simple steps: 1 - include me in your circles 2 - Click add people (include yourself in the circle)3 - share this post publicly 4 - +1 this postBe sure to share the original post here: https://plus.google.com/103631598550112785676/posts/7rb7ubp5FdY#powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday #sharedcircle #trustinme #circlesharing #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircles #share #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #followme #followers #followback #circle #googleplus #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #circlesharing #fullcircleshare #powercircle #sharedcircle #topsharedcircle #circleoftheday 2014-10-09 04:12:58438011
Gorka Ortiz53,109              (¯`·.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.- JOIN THE FUN & SHARE -.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.·´¯)== NEW REVIEWED RELEASE OF "THE GATHERING CIRCLE" ==NOW I'M ALSO ADDING PEOPLE TO MY PHOTOGRAPHERS LIST ON FACEBOOK!! https://www.facebook.com/lists/852972128064411If you are a photographer and want to be added also to that list, please send me a FB friendship request:https://www.facebook.com/HaizbeltzIndicating you would like to be added to the list and your photography interests.I'd like to enhance the quality of this circle by including only profiles with a person behind. If you choose to add the circle (which is up to you as always), I want it to be a nice experience, I don't want to flood your stream with ads or spam, that is why I weekly review the circle. Should you find any Copyright Infringer at any time, please, provide proper evidence and let me know ASAP in order to remove and ban the user. We support interaction and friendship not robbery! THANK YOU GUYS for all your plusses & shares, and for being there week by week, it is highly appreciated!Would you like to be in the next one and be part of the FUN? Just follow these simple steps: 1.- Plus the post.2.- Share the post publicly in your own stream.3.- Please leave a comment so I am fully aware of your participation.4.- Please follow me.PLEASE READ:1.- I am promoting and sharing this circle in my stream so, please do the same from your side. Do not share it in your "Circle Sharing" page, use your stream.2.- In order to keep "The Gathering Circle" as "clean" as possible from spammers, aggressive business pages or profiles who don't share anything else but spam, ads or just circles please be aware that I will directly remove and block anybody asking for inclusion and meeting any of these cases:A) Your profile or page mainly has circles. I'd like to include in my circles people who, at least have something to say or post, I can't understand why a profile or page just post circles and nothing else, not a single picture, opinion or whatever, please say something, I'd like to see there's a person behind. This is a gathering between people, not circle pages.B) Your page or profile mainly has spam links to some kind of business where they you lend money or stuff like that.C) Your page or profile mainly doesn't have anything else but spam, ads or links to commercial sites.D) If you crop, modify in anyway, remove signature or upload someone else's picture as your own you will be automatically removed from my circles, banned and reported.Nobody can surf all the posts in every profile and check uploads continuously so I'd appreciate your help detecting wrongdoers in order to quickly block & remove them from my circles.Those of you helping me in this task may be included in a special circle of "Circle Moderators". People included in this special circle will automatically be added to "The Gathering Circle" promotion every week. ;-)E) People creating and selling their own stuff like their own Porcelain or Ceramic creations will still perfectly fit in the circle, I like promotingartists creating their own stuff, that is what we photographers also do anyway. I just want to keep away the spammers who flood our streams with lots of annoying ads and we all know how these profiles look like. ;-)I want this circle to be more a community, a gathering than just a bunch of people who doesn't know each other.Thank you very much indeed for your friendship and2014-10-08 10:10:12438321628
Kerpi Burgan6,106#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team #круги   2014-10-07 12:03:51492002
Kerpi Burgan6,106#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team #круги   2014-10-07 12:03:37492015
Olga Kafka22,946Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-10-07 07:15:41496206
Olga Kafka22,889Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-10-05 15:19:47496002
HQSP Winners29,333Release 2014 September HQSP Winners circle!+Krystina Isabella Brion +Terrie Gray +Suzi Harr +Michael Sonntag +Heiko Köster and +Anja Wessels say thanks to the HQSP team and to all contributors to HQSP pages.You can support the winners and the team and yourself by adding and sharing the circle, looking at the list and commenting here.In this circle:- All who have made it with their post to the  +HQSP Winners page in June- All HQSP pages and team-members (If you got notification you are in)Regards,+Anja Wessels  2014-10-01 21:04:04262011
Aahana Priyadarsinee22,011COOKIES CIRCLE SHARE: AVATAR #2!Yeah its The cute COOKIES CIRCLE share this time!The circle is ready for its second journey...only difference is it got biggerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!:DYeah yeah! I know it doesn't contain any sort of yummy cookies ....but a good number of interesting ENGAGERS on GOOGLE+! These people and pages are just so sweet like cookies that one cant avoid them but follow there much interesting pages!So friends, lets enjoy our time on G+!If you wish to get featured in the next circle share kindly do the following :1)Add me i.e. +Aahana Priyadarsinee  and my page +Magnetix Circles!  to your circle!2)+1 , comment and publicly share this circle in your stream.3)Grab a cookie and smile while eating it!@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ #circle   #awesomepeopleongplus   #aahanapriyadarsinee   #bestcircle   #bestcircleshare   #circleoftheday   #circlemenow   #circlesharing   #circlemeup   #dcircle   #engagerscircle   #engagerspeople   #engagerscircleshare   #followback   #followme   #follow4follow   #googlepluscircles   #googlepluscircleshare   #ripplescircle   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #topcircleshare  2014-10-01 19:46:08429635
Photo Mania Global10,155Here is the +Photo Mania Global Best of the Best Photographers circle for August/September 2014.Part IIAll photographers in this circle had their incredible photographs selected and shared on one of the following theme pages(+Photo Mania Australia , +Photo Mania Canada , +Photo Mania France , +Photo Mania Germany , +Photo Mania India , +Foto Mania Italia , +Photo Mania Japan , +Photo Manie Nederland , +Photo Mania Poland , +Photo Mania Portugal , +Photo Mania Russia , +Photo Mania Scandinavia , +Photo Mania Schweiz , +Photo Mania South Asia and +Photo Mania USA ) Then from those daily streams, one best of the best photos was selected from each country to be shared on the +Photo Mania Global page.If you want to follow amazing photographers, we highly recommend that you add this circle. Also included in this circle are all of the excellent and hard working Curators of these fine pages2014-10-01 19:28:4032110823
Photo Mania Global10,155This is the +Photo Mania Global Best of the Best Photographers circle for August/September 2014.Part IAll photographers in this circle had their incredible photographs selected and shared on one of the following theme pages(+Photo Mania Australia , +Photo Mania Canada , +Photo Mania France , +Photo Mania Germany , +Photo Mania India , +Foto Mania Italia , +Photo Mania Japan , +Photo Manie Nederland , +Photo Mania Poland , +Photo Mania Portugal , +Photo Mania Russia , +Photo Mania Scandinavia , +Photo Mania Schweiz , +Photo Mania South Asia  and +Photo Mania USA )Then from those daily streams, one best of the best photos was selected from each country to be shared on the +Photo Mania Global page.If you want to follow amazing photographers, we highly recommend that you add this circle. Also included in this circle are all of the excellent and hard working Curators of these fine pages 2014-10-01 19:16:45331141023
Kacylda Becker0Para ser adicionado ao círculo que você tem que fazer estes passos simples: 1 - me inclua nos seus círculos 2 - Clique em adicionar pessoas e criar seu círculo 3 - partes do círculo (incluem-se) 4 - adicionar um para o cargo * Mais você compartilhar mais você tem! * #circle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circleoftheday#CircleShare#CircleSharing#CircleOfTheDay#SharedCircles#SharedPublicCircles#SharingCircles#Shared#circlesdiscovery#Google+#TeamElite#SocialMedia#SocialMediaMarketing#AddCircle#circlemeup#ADD#Google#CircleSunday#GooglePlusTips#ShareCircle#SharedCircleOfTheDay2014-10-01 14:25:12498011
Gailen Mapes68,403+300mmMonday "Thank You" Circle, September 2014The 35 fine photographers (and the theme page) in this circle all participated in the +300mmMonday daily theme in September.  You too can be in this circle next month.  All you have to do is post your original long lens photos and tag them: #300mmmonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes Please visit the profiles and streams of these fine contributers and comment, add to your circles, share and give +1 for the wonderful photos!More information on this weekly photography theme including a handy copy and paste curation line can be had at:https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/113599655588847179246/113599655588847179246/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes .   Thanks for your cooperation.2014-10-01 14:19:4036001
Kenneth Nicholson4,511Grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:If you received the notice you are in this circle, then well done.If you would like to be included in the next Circle Share, you only have to do these simple steps:1.- Plus the post.2.- Share the post publicly. (Please share it to your own stream and keep it for a couple of days)3.- Please leave a comment so I am fully aware of your participation.#gatheringcircle #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #handpicked   #sharedcircles #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle #circles #circle #share  2014-10-01 11:34:53492000
Gailen Mapes68,111Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Nikon Camera P-R - 20 of 31Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members. These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity). Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to September 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting August 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2014-09-20 10:48:21123608
Olga Kafka22,894Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-09-19 17:08:224963211
Gorka Ortiz51,878              (¯`·.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.- JOIN THE FUN & SHARE -.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.·´¯)== NEW REVIEWED RELEASE OF "THE GATHERING CIRCLE" ==NOW I'M ALSO ADDING PEOPLE TO MY PHOTOGRAPHERS LIST ON FACEBOOK!! https://www.facebook.com/lists/852972128064411If you are a photographer and want to be added also to that list, please send me a FB friendship request:https://www.facebook.com/HaizbeltzIndicating you would like to be added to the list and your photography interests.I'd like to enhance the quality of this circle by including only profiles with a person behind. If you choose to add the circle (which is up to you as always), I want it to be a nice experience, I don't want to flood your stream with ads or spam, that is why I weekly review the circle. Should you find any Copyright Infringer at any time, please, provide proper evidence and let me know ASAP in order to remove and ban the user. We support interaction and friendship not robbery! THANK YOU GUYS for all your plusses & shares, and for being there week by week, it is highly appreciated!Would you like to be in the next one and be part of the FUN? Just follow these simple steps: 1.- Plus the post.2.- Share the post publicly in your own stream.3.- Please leave a comment so I am fully aware of your participation.4.- Please follow me.PLEASE READ:1.- I am promoting and sharing this circle in my stream so, please do the same from your side. Do not share it in your "Circle Sharing" page, use your stream.2.- In order to keep "The Gathering Circle" as "clean" as possible from spammers, aggressive business pages or profiles who don't share anything else but spam, ads or just circles please be aware that I will directly remove and block anybody asking for inclusion and meeting any of these cases:A) Your profile or page mainly has circles. I'd like to include in my circles people who, at least have something to say or post, I can't understand why a profile or page just post circles and nothing else, not a single picture, opinion or whatever, please say something, I'd like to see there's a person behind. This is a gathering between people, not circle pages.B) Your page or profile mainly has spam links to some kind of business where they you lend money or stuff like that.C) Your page or profile mainly doesn't have anything else but spam, ads or links to commercial sites.D) If you crop, modify in anyway, remove signature or upload someone else's picture as your own you will be automatically removed from my circles, banned and reported.Nobody can surf all the posts in every profile and check uploads continuously so I'd appreciate your help detecting wrongdoers in order to quickly block & remove them from my circles.Those of you helping me in this task may be included in a special circle of "Circle Moderators". People included in this special circle will automatically be added to "The Gathering Circle" promotion every week. ;-)E) People creating and selling their own stuff like their own Porcelain or Ceramic creations will still perfectly fit in the circle, I like promotingartists creating their own stuff, that is what we photographers also do anyway. I just want to keep away the spammers who flood our streams with lots of annoying ads and we all know how these profiles look like. ;-)I want this circle to be more a community, a gathering than just a bunch of people who doesn't know each other.Thank you very much indeed for your friendship and2014-09-18 06:16:0648511795152
Denyse Landry41,313CERCLE PHOTOGRAPHES VERSION 9 comprenant quelques uns de nos excellents photographes.CIRCLE PHOTOGRAPHERS VERSION 9 includes some of our excellent photographers.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included .IMPORTANTComme ça fait plusieurs cercles que je partage, je crois que certaines personnes ne sont pas intéressées.Je vais donc, après ce partage, retirer ceux qui ne se manifesteront pas. Je vais comprendre que vous n’êtes pas intéressés. Si jamais vous changés d’idée éventuellement vous n’avez qu’à me l’indiquer .As it's been several circles which I share, I think some people are not interested. So after sharing this,  I will remove those who will not tell me their interest. If you ever changed your mind may simply indicate me.Pour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I hope that other people can discover you and enjoy your beautiful photos.II appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.J’espère que d’autres personnes vont vous découvrir et apprécier vos magnifiques photos.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages . #photography   #photooftheday   #photographersongoogle+   #photographer   #photographertofollow   #photographersongoogle+   #photooftheweek   #googleplusphotos   #googleplusphotographers   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #addcircle   #findcircles   #thankyoucircle    2014-09-17 03:21:21291692285
AyJay Schibig72,63821ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (1 of 2)  9.15.14 by  +AyJay Schibig Please ReShare if you wish to be in this Circle.This Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add this latest edition to circulate some great photography!#circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia 2014-09-16 01:16:55422232332
Grant Stringer8,802Hi and welcome to Exposure.If you have received this notification you have been invited to join in the exposure circle. Edition : 14th – 21st September 2014.This page/circle  is dedicated to G+ photographers and their photographs.Please circle exposure and its members so we can all share and also see some great photography at the same time!!How to get involvedPhotographersIf you are a photographer ( professional or amateur) and would like to be included:THE RULES!!!1 Plus and publicly share this original post ( the sharing is not obligatory but much appreciated as it helps to spread the word for all involved)2 Add a comment and a link to one of your recent photographs to the original post so that others can see your work. (Original work only please).3 Add +exposure to your friends4 OPTIONAL COMPETITION :There will be a weekly Exposure competition where you can add ONE  photograph from your recent posts. A first, second and third place will be awarded and shared on the exposure stream each week! ADD ONLY ONE PHOTO IN THE COMPETITION https://plus.google.com/events/cn4f2m1cgln9ta1k3tdv2qrn9rg?authkey=CIWy06qa34GBZw5 The winner of each week will be added to the exposure winners hall of fame and then go forward to the end of year exposure photograph of the year competition as voted for by the exposure members.6  You are also most welcome to join the exposure community where you can: Post your photos ( more than one if you like!!)Add your photographs to be critiqued by other members – honest but kind pleaseAdd a link to you circlesAdd a link to your photography websiteAdd a link to some photography newsAdd a link to photography articlesRead all the latest Exposure news!!https://plus.google.com/communities/101671655972389351135Sharing the Exposure circleBy sharing and promoting the circle on your stream, others will not only see this photography but it will also help promote the work of others. This should lead to more fun and engagement for all concerned! Please share on your stream publicly ( or with many circles as possible!!)2014-09-14 18:05:234004010
Denyse Landry40,723Cercle pour la diversité et le partage V.1.Circle to the diversity and sharing V.1.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included.IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages . #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleoftheweek   #photographer   #topsharedcircle   #bestongphotography   #topongoogle   #addcircle   #addmetoyourcircles   #findcircles   #googleplusphotos   #googleplusphotographers   #thankyoucircle  2014-09-11 14:27:26319381051
Holger Fährmann15,590Best handpicked PHOTOGRAPHER around the world! 2014-09-09 16:37:465007715
Becky Collins16,214Car Lovers Circle :Circle of very #social #engagerspeople and companiesTo be included in my shares (#sharedcircle), be so kind to:1 - Do +1 t the post2 - Comment the post and specify your "category" (job or interest) Ex: Fashion, SEO, Companies, Social Media Marketing, Sailing, Photography, Bloggers/Writers, Web graphics and design, Italy, Artists, Sport, Finance/Economy ...3 - include the circle among your circles4 - share the circle (include yourself)Improve your popularity, be social be cool !Keep yourself updated, enjoy the Shared Circles Hellenic Alliance, you can share your shared circles inside the upcoming Community:https://plus.google.com/communities/112552559573595396104  #socialmedia  #media  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing  #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles  #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins ?2014-09-09 09:07:27447117
Olga Kafka22,840Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-09-03 06:36:42496218
Gailen Mapes67,369+300mmMonday "Thank You" Circle - August, 2014I think this is a record!  The 55 fine photographers (and the theme) in this circle all contributed to the +300mmMonday theme in August, 2014.  There were birds and critters and landscapes - all of them worth checking out.  I have always maintained and I'm holding to my position that these are some of the very best photographers on Google Plus!You can be part of this circle next month!  Al you have to do is post your long lens photos (see the criteria on the theme page below) and tag them:#300mmmonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes Please visit the profiles and streams of contributers and comment, add to your circles, share and give +1 for the wonderful photos!More information on this weekly photography theme including a handy copy and paste curation line can be had at:https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/113599655588847179246/113599655588847179246/about2014-09-02 13:13:385615611
HQSP Winners28,982Release 2014 August HQSP Winners circle!+Krystina Isabella Brion +Terrie Gray +Simon Wareham  +Suzi Harr +Michael Sonntag +Heiko Köster and +Anja Wessels say thanks to the HQSP team and to all contributors to HQSP pages.You can support the winners and the team and yourself by adding and sharing the circle, looking at the list and commenting here.In this circle:- All who have made it with their post to the  +HQSP Winners page in June- All HQSP pages and team-members (If you got a notification you are in.)Regards,+Anja Wessels 2014-09-01 19:25:432787243105
Phoiphailin Sivilay41GOOGLE FRIENDS! -  RESHARE if you want to be included *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)I will thankful if you plus and share this circle!#fridaysharedcircle   #topsharedcircle   #circleoftheday  #sharedcircle #trustinme  #circlesharing        #circleshare        #circles        #circleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles        #sharedcircles    #share  #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday       #sharewithyou        #circlefriday   #circlethursday  #followfriday  #follow    #followme     #followers #followback #circle#googleplus  #communities #hangouts  #events  #coolpeople #circleshare #sharedc2014-08-27 04:33:19484101211
Olga Kafka22,766 Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-08-26 08:03:25495006
John Wood12,589Active users on Google+. Circle Share.If you received a notification, please reshare to your circles.If you’d like to be added to the next circle share: •         +1 this circle•         Share this circle to PUBLIC•         Include me in your circles•         Comment on this post#topofthepeople #influencermarketing #sharedcircle #circleshare #howtoenlargecircle #circlethis #socialmediamarketing #socialmediastrategy #socialnetworking #circleoftheday #circleoftheweek #circleoftheday #topofthecircle #enlargecircle #thursdaycircle #share #weekendcircle #weekend #weekendfun #circles #circleyoushare #publiccircle #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #sharedcircle #circleshare #circle #googleplus #google 2014-08-26 07:36:41483172199220
Gorka Ortiz50,026              (¯`·.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.- JOIN THE FUN & SHARE -.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.·´¯)== NEW REVIEWED RELEASE OF "THE GATHERING CIRCLE" ==NOW I'M ALSO ADDING PEOPLE TO MY PHOTOGRAPHERS LIST ON FACEBOOK!! https://www.facebook.com/lists/852972128064411If you are a photographer and want to be added also to that list, please send me a FB friendship request:https://www.facebook.com/HaizbeltzIndicating you would like to be added to the list and your photography interests.I'd like to enhance the quality of this circle by including only profiles with a person behind. If you choose to add the circle (which is up to you as always), I want it to be a nice experience, I don't want to flood your stream with ads or spam, that is why I weekly review the circle. Should you find any Copyright Infringer at any time, please, provide proper evidence and let me know ASAP in order to remove and ban the user. We support interaction and friendship not robbery! THANK YOU GUYS for all your plusses & shares, and for being there week by week, it is highly appreciated!Would you like to be in the next one and be part of the FUN? Just follow these simple steps: 1.- Plus the post.2.- Share the post publicly in your own stream.3.- Please leave a comment so I am fully aware of your participation.4.- Please follow me.PLEASE READ:1.- I am promoting and sharing this circle in my stream so, please do the same from your side. Do not share it in your "Circle Sharing" page, use your stream.2.- In order to keep "The Gathering Circle" as "clean" as possible from spammers, aggressive business pages or profiles who don't share anything else but spam, ads or just circles please be aware that I will directly remove and block anybody asking for inclusion and meeting any of these cases:A) Your profile or page mainly has circles. I'd like to include in my circles people who, at least have something to say or post, I can't understand why a profile or page just post circles and nothing else, not a single picture, opinion or whatever, please say something, I'd like to see there's a person behind. This is a gathering between people, not circle pages.B) Your page or profile mainly has spam links to some kind of business where they you lend money or stuff like that.C) Your page or profile mainly doesn't have anything else but spam, ads or links to commercial sites.D) If you crop, modify in anyway, remove signature or upload someone else's picture as your own you will be automatically removed from my circles, banned and reported.Nobody can surf all the posts in every profile and check uploads continuously so I'd appreciate your help detecting wrongdoers in order to quickly block & remove them from my circles.Those of you helping me in this task may be included in a special circle of "Circle Moderators". People included in this special circle will automatically be added to "The Gathering Circle" promotion every week. ;-)E) People creating and selling their own stuff like their own Porcelain or Ceramic creations will still perfectly fit in the circle, I like promotingartists creating their own stuff, that is what we photographers also do anyway. I just want to keep away the spammers who flood our streams with lots of annoying ads and we all know how these profiles look like. ;-)I want this circle to be more a community, a gathering than just a bunch of people who doesn't know each other.Thank you very much indeed for your friendship and2014-08-20 10:23:2147511784132
Harry Day6,067This circle is an awesome group of people who remain active on my daily posts, share frequently, and have otherwise helped me get the most out of Google Plus.If you wanna be here, do as in the Sharers Code:AddPlusLeave your  a commentShare publicly#awesome #awesomepeople #chadwick #circle #circles #circlesharing #circleshare #circleoftheday #circleplus #community #followback #followers #gplus #influence #leadership #public #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #reshare #reshared #reshareday #resharetags #ripples #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharewithyou #sharing #sharingcircle #socialmedia #theplus #tcs #team2014-08-20 08:21:37487592874
Olga Kafka22,787Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-08-19 10:42:424960112
Denyse Landry37,800CERCLE PHOTOGRAPHES VERSION 8 comprenant quelques uns de nos excellents photographes.CIRCLE PHOTOGRAPHERS VERSION 8 includes some of our excellent photographers.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included .IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGE/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUSMaintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share.I hope that other people can discover you and enjoy your beautiful photos.I appreciate your hard work and your shares.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.J’espère que d’autres personnes vont vous découvrir et apprécier vos magnifiques photos.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages . #photography   #photooftheday   #photographersongoogle +   #photographerstofollow   #photooftheweek   #googleplusphotos   #googleplusphotographers   #share   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleday   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheweek   #sharedcirclesshare   #sharedcirclesbestengagers   #addcircle   #findcircles   #share4share   #share4follow   2014-08-17 14:50:00269663379
Olga Kafka22,774Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-08-13 13:09:434962010
Nigil Haroon16,805The Great CircleHi FriendsTime for another circle, recognizing wonderful people on G+ who have engaged with some wonderful photographs on G+. People here are super engagers and give great feedback on your work. They share your work increasing the reach and audience.Do add them to your circles and enjoy interacting with them.Thank you for sharing this circle! #Circleshare  2014-08-09 23:11:1650015494129
Olga Kafka22,802Circle #shoesmonday #1 in gratitude for participation in them Shoes Monday~Many Thanks everyone!2014-08-05 18:50:244961111
Leena Mogre's Specialised Fitness Gym0Happy first day of the month #August & happy #Friday too! Here is the friends circle of +Leena Mogre's Specialised Fitness Gym To Get ADDED TO THE Leena Mogres's Specialised Fitness Gym Circle1/ Add US To Your Circleshttps://plus.google.com/u/0/+Planetfitnessclubs/posts2/ Add The Circle Members To Your Circles3/ Plus 1 This Post4/ Re-share This Post5/ Join The Chandigarh Health & Fitness Clubs + Communityhttps://plus.google.com/u/0/b/118249937978747937947/communities/108526874600124976487 #Circleshare #circlesharing #getfollowersfast #Circle #circleoftheday #Followme #Followers #followback #public #publiccircle #publicsharedcircles #topcircleshare #sharedcircle #ripplescircle #ripples #healthclubs #fitnesscenter #gymchandigarh #cardio    #PlanetFitnessClubs #strength #strengthtraining #spa #Advancedcardio #FitnessConsultants #Nutritionists  2014-08-01 12:41:33183011
Photo Mania Global9,069Here is the +Photo Mania Global   Best of the Best Photographers circle for July 2014.All photographers in this circle had their incredible photographs selected and shared on one of the following theme pages(+Photo Mania Australia , +Photo Mania Canada , +Photo Mania France , +Photo Mania Germany , +Photo Mania India , +Foto Mania Italia , +Photo Mania Japan , +Photo Manie Nederland , +Photo Mania Poland , +Photo Mania Portugal , +Photo Mania Russia , +Photo Mania Scandinavia , +Photo Mania Schweiz , +Photo Mania South Asia , +Photo Mania USA)Then from those daily streams, one best of the best photos was selected from each country to be shared on the +Photo Mania Global  page.If you want to follow amazing photographers, we highly recommend that you add this circle. Also included in this circle are all of the excellent and hard working Curators of these fine pages and Photo Mania Global.This is our fantastic team of Photo Mania Global:+2014-08-01 08:37:28328283044
HQSP Winners28,622Release 2014 July HQSP Winners circle!The seventh circle of this year! +Krystina Isabella Brion, +Heiko Köster, +Terrie Gray , +Michael Sonntag , +Suzi Harr , +Simon Wareham  and +Anja Wessels say thanks to all HQSP team and to all contributors to HQSP pages. You can support the winners and the team and yourself by adding and sharing the circle, looking at the list and commenting here. In this circle: - All who have made it with their post to the +HQSP Winners  page in July- All HQSP pages and team-members (If you got notification you are in)*Keep sharing your best photos with us and maybe you will be in our next Winners circle too!2014-07-31 22:07:03308274632
Conseltek3,292The past days I've been having problems adding new circles. G+ don't ad them. It looks like I add the circle but it's not added. Do you have the same problem or it is just me???#Sharing  another great #circle of followers. Ad and Share :D#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circleshared #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday 2014-07-31 21:02:094801079
Gailen Mapes66,574+300mmMonday "Thank You" CircleThe 47 photographers in this circle (plus the theme) posted pictures to +300mmMonday during July.  You can be in this circle next month, just post your long lens photos and tag them:#300mmmonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen MapesPlease visit the profiles and streams of contributers and comment, add to your circles, share and give +1 for the wonderful photos!More information on this weekly photography theme including a handy copy and paste curation line can be had at:https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/113599655588847179246/113599655588847179246/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes  .   Thanks for your cooperation.2014-07-31 10:24:4948227
Icecorp Logistics361Gplus Elite Circle! #Business  #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle   #smallbusiness   #businessowners   #CEO   #president   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circles   #circleoftheday   #circleoftheweek   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedpubliccircle   #share   #sharewithyou   #circlefriday   #circlethursday   #circletuesday   #followtuesday   #follow   #followme   #followers   #followback   #circle   #googleplus   #communities   #hangouts   #events   #google   #snowball   #vip   #coolpeople   #ffcircle   #ff   #circlesharing   #fullcircleshare   #social   2014-07-28 16:09:1546912725
Gorka Ortiz48,499              (¯`·.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.- JOIN THE FUN & SHARE -.¸¸.·´¯`·.¸¸.·´¯)== NEW REVIEWED RELEASE OF "THE GATHERING CIRCLE" ==NOW I'M ALSO ADDING PEOPLE TO MY PHOTOGRAPHERS LIST ON FACEBOOK!! https://www.facebook.com/lists/852972128064411If you are a photographer and want to be added also to that list, please send me a FB friendship request:https://www.facebook.com/HaizbeltzIndicating you would like to be added to the list and your photography interests.I'd like to enhance the quality of this circle by including only profiles with a person behind. If you choose to add the circle (which is up to you as always), I want it to be a nice experience, I don't want to flood your stream with ads or spam, that is why I weekly review the circle. Should you find any Copyright Infringer at any time, please, provide proper evidence and let me know ASAP in order to remove and ban the user. We support interaction and friendship not robbery! THANK YOU GUYS for all your plusses & shares, and for being there week by week, it is highly appreciated!Would you like to be in the next one and be part of the FUN? Just follow these simple steps: 1.- Plus the post.2.- Share the post publicly in your own stream.3.- Please leave a comment so I am fully aware of your participation.4.- Please follow me.PLEASE READ:1.- I am promoting and sharing this circle in my stream so, please do the same from your side. Do not share it in your "Circle Sharing" page, use your stream.2.- In order to keep "The Gathering Circle" as "clean" as possible from spammers, aggressive business pages or profiles who don't share anything else but spam, ads or just circles please be aware that I will directly remove and block anybody asking for inclusion and meeting any of these cases:A) Your profile or page mainly has circles. I'd like to include in my circles people who, at least have something to say or post, I can't understand why a profile or page just post circles and nothing else, not a single picture, opinion or whatever, please say something, I'd like to see there's a person behind. This is a gathering between people, not circle pages.B) Your page or profile mainly has spam links to some kind of business where they you lend money or stuff like that.C) Your page or profile mainly doesn't have anything else but spam, ads or links to commercial sites.D) If you crop, modify in anyway, remove signature or upload someone else's picture as your own you will be automatically removed from my circles, banned and reported.Nobody can surf all the posts in every profile and check uploads continuously so I'd appreciate your help detecting wrongdoers in order to quickly block & remove them from my circles.Those of you helping me in this task may be included in a special circle of "Circle Moderators". People included in this special circle will automatically be added to "The Gathering Circle" promotion every week. ;-)E) People creating and selling their own stuff like their own Porcelain or Ceramic creations will still perfectly fit in the circle, I like promotingartists creating their own stuff, that is what we photographers also do anyway. I just want to keep away the spammers who flood our streams with lots of annoying ads and we all know how these profiles look like. ;-)I want this circle to be more a community, a gathering than just a bunch of people who doesn't know each other.Thank you very much indeed for your friendship and2014-07-28 08:25:4646812380160
Margaret Tompkins113,144Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff BeddowDo you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators and get one of them to share your photo to the t2014-07-27 15:57:566641540
Denyse Landry34,722CERCLE PHOTOGRAPHES VERSION 7 comprenant quelques uns de nos excellents photographes.CIRCLE PHOTOGRAPHERS VERSION 7 includes some of our great photographers.Si vous recevez une notification, vous êtes inclus.If you receive a notification, you are included .IMPORTANTPour être dans mon prochain cercle partagé, vous devez m’indiquer votre intérêt.To be shared in my next circle, you must indicate your interest.PARTAGER/ SHARECOMMENTAIRES/ COMMENTSPLUS.Maintenir un cercle actif aide tout le monde du cercle à élargir leur réseau sur G+. Maintain an active circle helps everyone circle to expand their network on G+. Partager ce cercle vous fera connaître par d’autres personnes et vous connaîtrez par le fait même d’autres personnes avec des nouveautés à découvrir. Ce qui est toujours très enrichissant pour tous. N'hésitez pas à partager.Share this circle will introduce you to other people and you will know by the fact other interesting people with new things to discover . It is always very rewarding for all. Do not hesitate to share..J’espère que d’autres personnes vont vous découvrir et apprécier vos magnifiques photos.I hope that other people can discover you and enjoy your beautiful photos.J’apprécie votre excellent travail et vos partages .I appreciate your hard work and your shares. #photography   #photo #photooftheday #photographer #photographersongoogle + #photographerstofollow #photooftheweek #googleplus #googleplusphotos #googleplusphotographers #share #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedcircleoftheweek #addcircle #findcircles #share4share #share4follow #activepeople #addmetoyourcircles #addmetosharedcircle 2014-07-26 21:07:36243622880

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2014-10-23 17:31:32 (45 comments, 0 reshares, 48 +1s)Open 

My first-ever attempt at photographing Fireworks
Captured from home less than 30 minutes ago
Happy Diwali once again! :-)
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2014-10-22 21:10:40 (45 comments, 12 reshares, 154 +1s)Open 

Can You Spot The Fourth Bird?!
Alexandrine Parakeets (Psittacula eupatria)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandrine_Parakeet 
Measuring 53 cms, these are the largest of the 5 Parakeet species in this area, and a good 11 cms longer than the commonly-seen Rose-ringed Parakeet
Listed as "Near Threatened" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/22685434/0 
Captured in Chandigarh
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For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo For ... more »

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2014-10-22 21:10:40 (45 comments, 12 reshares, 154 +1s)Open 

Can You Spot The Fourth Bird?!
Alexandrine Parakeets (Psittacula eupatria)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandrine_Parakeet 
Measuring 53 cms, these are the largest of the 5 Parakeet species in this area, and a good 11 cms longer than the commonly-seen Rose-ringed Parakeet
Listed as "Near Threatened" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/22685434/0 
Captured in Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]
(Thereafter, to zoom-in close, use the G+ Full Size Photo Viewer Chrome Extension, which can be installed from:
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/g%20-full-size-photo-viewer/ffacnidipagcboeoaffjcdippfjpcpbp )

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo For ... more »

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2014-10-25 07:05:42 (3 comments, 2 reshares, 23 +1s)Open 

Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_kingfisher 
Captured in Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Short Tails  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_kingfisher 
Captured in Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Short Tails  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

2014-10-25 06:45:09 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Himachal Pradesh State clueless as monkey park proposal rejected

Ambika Sharma
Tribune News Service
Solan, October 24
With the Ministry of Environment and Forests rejecting the state government’s proposal to develop 10 monkey parks in the state, the wildlife wing of the state Forest Department has been left with little option to control their invasion on crops which was causing an annual loss of Rs 150 crore in the state.

The officials had been banking on the ministry to approve this project which would have made available Rs 200 crore to develop monkey parks where multi-layered plantations, including fruit trees, were proposed to be planted to develop natural habitat for the monkeys.

Since the large-scale urbanization has led to cutting down of forests, the monkey habitats had been depleting at a rapid pace, causing the simians to turn to habitationso... more »

Himachal Pradesh State clueless as monkey park proposal rejected

Ambika Sharma
Tribune News Service
Solan, October 24
With the Ministry of Environment and Forests rejecting the state government’s proposal to develop 10 monkey parks in the state, the wildlife wing of the state Forest Department has been left with little option to control their invasion on crops which was causing an annual loss of Rs 150 crore in the state.

The officials had been banking on the ministry to approve this project which would have made available Rs 200 crore to develop monkey parks where multi-layered plantations, including fruit trees, were proposed to be planted to develop natural habitat for the monkeys.

Since the large-scale urbanization has led to cutting down of forests, the monkey habitats had been depleting at a rapid pace, causing the simians to turn to habitations or damage crops like maize, fruits, vegetables, etc.

The wildlife wing has also moved a case for declaring monkey as a vermin with the Ministry of Environment and Forests which would pave way for killing them without seeking permission of the Forest Department on the plea of causing large-scale destruction to crops. The ministry was yet to consider this demand.

Seven sterilization centres had been set up in the state to check further growth of their population. But this had not helped much.

Strategies that failed to work

Sterilization centres set up to check further growth of the population of monkeys has not helped much
Various strategies like their translocation and culling had failed to work owing to opposition from various religious groups.
The move to allow their export for medical purposes was yet to find favour with the ministry.
Latest census put their population at 2,260,86.___

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2014-10-24 22:01:07 (10 comments, 1 reshares, 60 +1s)Open 

Neil Young - Danger Bird 
This Is What "Disaster's About To Strike" Looks Like
The Silly Coot Needs A Rear View Mirror
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For #NotATheme   #SeagullButtSaturday  Not curated by +Robin Griggs Wood +Ursula Klepper +Christin McLeod +Sassi Sassmannshausen +Lauri Novak +Richard Ball +Craig Szymanski +Melissa Beagle +Ellie Kennard +Cora Triton +Steve Savoie +Pam Wolfe +Jacqueline Hodsdon +Jon Cassill +Tom McGowan +Annie Irving +Diana Boyd +Debby Moran +Alex Lapidus +Lou McCorkle +Rob Lopes +Kim Smith +Bette Kauffman +Liz C +Darion Jackman +Steven Kennard +Sharon Stone +Dawn Siadatan +Sumit Sen +Jasbir S. Randhawa +Gazzaroonii T. +John Wade +Dave Bell +Swee Oh +Leo Deegan +Nancy Battis Vita +Patrick Kelly +Marilyn Benham +Mari Luukkonen +Lora Lee Chapman +Giselle Savoie +Carin Bruce +DavidQ.... more »

Neil Young - Danger Bird 
This Is What "Disaster's About To Strike" Looks Like
The Silly Coot Needs A Rear View Mirror
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #NotATheme   #SeagullButtSaturday  Not curated by +Robin Griggs Wood +Ursula Klepper +Christin McLeod +Sassi Sassmannshausen +Lauri Novak +Richard Ball +Craig Szymanski +Melissa Beagle +Ellie Kennard +Cora Triton +Steve Savoie +Pam Wolfe +Jacqueline Hodsdon +Jon Cassill +Tom McGowan +Annie Irving +Diana Boyd +Debby Moran +Alex Lapidus +Lou McCorkle +Rob Lopes +Kim Smith +Bette Kauffman +Liz C +Darion Jackman +Steven Kennard +Sharon Stone +Dawn Siadatan +Sumit Sen +Jasbir S. Randhawa +Gazzaroonii T. +John Wade +Dave Bell +Swee Oh +Leo Deegan +Nancy Battis Vita +Patrick Kelly +Marilyn Benham +Mari Luukkonen +Lora Lee Chapman +Giselle Savoie +Carin Bruce +David Q. Cohen +Gernot Glaeser +Maureen Roberson +Brian Grzelewski +cobalt please +Darcee McCutcheon +Annelies Jansen +Rachel Ferris +Margaret Tompkins and +Jan Vermeulen ___

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2014-10-24 20:31:45 (10 comments, 2 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

Check Mates
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening

For #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For #UrbanThursday +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #MyCitySunday +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes
 For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #Two4Tuesday  curated by +Mary C Legg 
For #CapsAndHatsWednesday +#CapsAndHatsWednesday curat... more »

Check Mates
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening

For #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For #UrbanThursday +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #MyCitySunday +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes
 For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #Two4Tuesday  curated by +Mary C Legg 
For #CapsAndHatsWednesday  +#CapsAndHatsWednesday curated by +urszula masilela +Magda Sz and +Aleksander Sobek ___

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2014-10-24 20:07:14 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

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2014-10-24 19:43:12 (4 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)Open 

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-winged_stilt 
Captured on Friday evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
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For #SwampySaturday  +Swampy Saturday curated by +Dorma Wiggin 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFEin th... more »

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-winged_stilt 
Captured on Friday evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
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For #SwampySaturday  +Swampy Saturday curated by +Dorma Wiggin 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday  +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #FromTheCarTuesday  curated by +J. Rae Chip and +Jetski Jones 
For #GrassTuesday  curated by  +Margaret Tompkins ___

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2014-10-24 18:48:37 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

A little Friday humor for you ;)

A little Friday humor for you ;)___

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2014-10-24 18:43:51 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)Open 

Another amazing caricature by +Rodney Pike! :-)

The Rolling Stones - Take 2

http://rwpike.blogspot.com/2013/09/the-rolling-stones-take-2.html___Another amazing caricature by +Rodney Pike! :-)

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2014-10-24 18:40:13 (10 comments, 0 reshares, 35 +1s)Open 

Here's Wishing You A Very Happy Birthday, +Christina Lihani!
Many Happy Returns Of The Day, Christina! Cheers! :-)

Here's one of my favourite birds for you:
Common Hoopoe (Upupa epops)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoopoe 
Captured right outside my house in Chandigarh

Here's Wishing You A Very Happy Birthday, +Christina Lihani!
Many Happy Returns Of The Day, Christina! Cheers! :-)

Here's one of my favourite birds for you:
Common Hoopoe (Upupa epops)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoopoe 
Captured right outside my house in Chandigarh___

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2014-10-24 18:22:42 (8 comments, 3 reshares, 47 +1s)Open 

Chuck Berry - Sweet Little Rock And Roller 
Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_roller 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday urated by +Natosha Davis 
For #ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #TurquoiseThursday  +TurquoiseThursday curated by +Tatiana Parmeeva 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For#WildlifeWedne... more »

Chuck Berry - Sweet Little Rock And Roller 
Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_roller 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday urated by +Natosha Davis 
For #ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #TurquoiseThursday  +TurquoiseThursday curated by +Tatiana Parmeeva 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 17:58:53 (12 comments, 3 reshares, 24 +1s)Open 

Newly-Weds
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening
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For #ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #PortraitTuesday  +PortraitTuesday curated by +Laura Balc and +Tana Teel 
For #TruePortraits  +True Portraits curated by +Ray Bilcliff 
For #HQSPPortraits +HQSP Portraits curated by +Heiko Köster and +Ryan Ottaway Martin
For #PortraitGallery  +Portrait gallery curated by +Aamir Shahzad 
For #HQSPUrbanStreet... more »

Newly-Weds
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening
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For #ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #PortraitTuesday  +PortraitTuesday curated by +Laura Balc and +Tana Teel 
For #TruePortraits  +True Portraits curated by +Ray Bilcliff 
For #HQSPPortraits +HQSP Portraits curated by +Heiko Köster and +Ryan Ottaway Martin
For #PortraitGallery  +Portrait gallery curated by +Aamir Shahzad 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For #UrbanThursday  +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For   #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #MyCitySunday +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #BagsWednesday  +Bags Wednesday curated by +André Behrmann   +Michael Behrmann +Magda Sz +Magdalena MadZ  and +Nancy Battis Vita
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
for #Two4Tuesday  curated by +Mary C Legg ___

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2014-10-24 17:09:46 (2 comments, 3 reshares, 37 +1s)Open 

Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Starling 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Starling 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 16:42:56 (6 comments, 3 reshares, 23 +1s)Open 

Streetside Balloon Vendor
Captured late this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh

For #ColorsOnFriday  +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For #UrbanThursday +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For  #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #MyCitySunday  +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #FromTheCarTuesday  curated by ... more »

Streetside Balloon Vendor
Captured late this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh

For #ColorsOnFriday  +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For #UrbanThursday +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For  #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #MyCitySunday  +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #CandidMoodTuesday +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #FromTheCarTuesday  curated by +J. Rae Chip and +Jetski Jones 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 16:18:55 (4 comments, 3 reshares, 39 +1s)Open 

Another Mixed Flock
Common Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris)
Asian Pied Starlings (Gracupica contra)
Bank Mynas (Acridotheres ginginianus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Starling 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pied_myna 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_myna 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET For ... more »

Another Mixed Flock
Common Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris)
Asian Pied Starlings (Gracupica contra)
Bank Mynas (Acridotheres ginginianus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Starling 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pied_myna 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bank_myna 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 15:23:24 (6 comments, 2 reshares, 24 +1s)Open 

Hibiscus schizopetalus aka Japanese Lantern aka Spider Hibiscus aka Fringed Rosemallow aka Coral Hibiscus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hibiscus_schizopetalus 
Captured in Chandigarh

For #FloralFriday  +FloralFriday curated by +Tamara Pruessner +Beth Akerman +Kiki Nelson and +Eustace James
For #AllThingsRed  +AllThingsRed curated by +Stephen Thackeray and +Lucille Galleli 
For #HQSPFlowers +HQSP Flowers curated by +Kawthar A +Krystina Isabella Brion +Melania Pierce +Kanlaya Chungsangornpornsuk +Dominik Horvath +Iva Pas and +Wayne Lu
For #BTPFlowerPro +BTP Flower Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Silke Tüxen
For #FlowerPower  +FLOWER POWER curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Hibiscus schizopetalus aka Japanese Lantern aka Spider Hibiscus aka Fringed Rosemallow aka Coral Hibiscus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hibiscus_schizopetalus 
Captured in Chandigarh

For #FloralFriday  +FloralFriday curated by +Tamara Pruessner +Beth Akerman +Kiki Nelson and +Eustace James
For #AllThingsRed  +AllThingsRed curated by +Stephen Thackeray and +Lucille Galleli 
For #HQSPFlowers +HQSP Flowers curated by +Kawthar A +Krystina Isabella Brion +Melania Pierce +Kanlaya Chungsangornpornsuk +Dominik Horvath +Iva Pas and +Wayne Lu
For #BTPFlowerPro +BTP Flower Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Silke Tüxen
For #FlowerPower  +FLOWER POWER curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 15:16:21 (5 comments, 3 reshares, 34 +1s)Open 

Mixed Flock
White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis)
Asian Pied Starlings (Gracupica contra)
Eurasian Collared Doves (Streptopelia decaocto)
Rock Pigeons (Columba livia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-throated_kingfisher 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pied_myna 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eurasian_collared_dove 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_dove 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +RinusBakke... more »

Mixed Flock
White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis)
Asian Pied Starlings (Gracupica contra)
Eurasian Collared Doves (Streptopelia decaocto)
Rock Pigeons (Columba livia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-throated_kingfisher 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pied_myna 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eurasian_collared_dove 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_dove 
Captured in very hazy and poor light conditions this evening in Mohali, Punjab State, N. India; part of the Tri-city of Chandigarh
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]

For #PowerlineFriday +Powerline Friday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 12:03:17 (9 comments, 4 reshares, 51 +1s)Open 

Rufous Treepie (Dendrocitta vagabunda)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufous_treepie 
Captured at home in Chandigarh
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For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
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Rufous Treepie (Dendrocitta vagabunda)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufous_treepie 
Captured at home in Chandigarh
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For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #BackyardBirdingMonday  +Backyard Birding Monday #BackyardbirdingMonday curated by +Ricky L Jones and +Marilou Aballe 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-24 09:02:05 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)Open 

Karbi Anglong District of Assam State has the most Hoolock Gibbons
http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2414/city051 
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 

Karbi Anglong District of Assam State has the most Hoolock Gibbons
http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2414/city051 
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo ___

2014-10-24 08:58:06 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

Owls in Uttarakhand State face Diwali slaughter
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 

Owls in Uttarakhand State face Diwali slaughter
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo ___

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2014-10-24 08:50:17 (11 comments, 6 reshares, 37 +1s)Open 

#AngryBirds  
Female Plum-headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) and Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plum-headed_parakeet 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured in Sukhna Forest, Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Fighting  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #BirdsInFlight +Birds In Flight curated by +Suzi Harr +Andy Brown and +Jan Glasziou Rainbird
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +MikeSpinak and ... more »

#AngryBirds  
Female Plum-headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) and Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plum-headed_parakeet 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured in Sukhna Forest, Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Fighting  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #BirdsInFlight +Birds In Flight curated by +Suzi Harr +Andy Brown and +Jan Glasziou Rainbird
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-23 22:44:09 (19 comments, 1 reshares, 71 +1s)Open 

#GroupSelfie  
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun (Official Video) 
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening

#GroupSelfie  
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun (Official Video) 
Captured at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh on Thursday evening___

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2014-10-23 22:17:54 (6 comments, 0 reshares, 34 +1s)Open 

Wishing You A Very Happy Birthday, +Cooksterz Littlefield!
Many Happy Returns Of The Day, Cookie! Cheers! :-)

Here's a Male Common Pochard (Aythya ferina) for you! :-)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_pochard 
Captured on Thursday evening at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh

Wishing You A Very Happy Birthday, +Cooksterz Littlefield!
Many Happy Returns Of The Day, Cookie! Cheers! :-)

Here's a Male Common Pochard (Aythya ferina) for you! :-)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_pochard 
Captured on Thursday evening at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh___

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2014-10-23 20:33:32 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

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2014-10-23 20:17:34 (5 comments, 4 reshares, 80 +1s)Open 

The Artists' Corner at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh
Captured late this evening
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For #Close2Home  +Close2Home curated by +David Pond +Pia Raben +Shaun Stewart +José Juan Escudero and +Howard Weitzel 
For #MyTownTuesday  curated by +Melanie Kintz and +Jamie Furlong 
For #MyCitySunday  +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Sotoand +Daniel Grey
For #B... more »

The Artists' Corner at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh
Captured late this evening
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For #Close2Home  +Close2Home curated by +David Pond +Pia Raben +Shaun Stewart +José Juan Escudero and +Howard Weitzel 
For #MyTownTuesday  curated by +Melanie Kintz and +Jamie Furlong 
For #MyCitySunday  +My City Sunday curated by +Carra Riley and +Mary Hartless 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For  #StreetPhotographySaturday +Street Photography Saturday curated by +Sunny Wu 
For #CandidMoodTuesday  +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #ColorsOnFriday  +ColorsOnFriday curated by +Karsten Meyer and +Britta Rogge 
For #300mmMonday  +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-23 17:34:37 (15 comments, 0 reshares, 37 +1s)Open 

Neigbourhood Fireworks
Captured 30 minutes ago from home in Chandigarh
Happy Diwali, yet again! :-)

Neigbourhood Fireworks
Captured 30 minutes ago from home in Chandigarh
Happy Diwali, yet again! :-)___

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2014-10-23 17:31:32 (45 comments, 0 reshares, 48 +1s)Open 

My first-ever attempt at photographing Fireworks
Captured from home less than 30 minutes ago
Happy Diwali once again! :-)
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My first-ever attempt at photographing Fireworks
Captured from home less than 30 minutes ago
Happy Diwali once again! :-)
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2014-10-23 15:19:03 (31 comments, 0 reshares, 43 +1s)Open 

Diwali, The Festival Of Lights
Wish You All A Very Happy, Prosperous, And Safe Diwali! :-)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diwali 

Diwali, The Festival Of Lights
Wish You All A Very Happy, Prosperous, And Safe Diwali! :-)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diwali ___

2014-10-23 09:25:34 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 13 +1s)Open 

Nagaland villagers pledge to protect migratory Amur falcons

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 

From "The Tribune", Chandigarh; 23rd October 2014:
http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141023/nation.htm#4 

Naga villagers pledge to protect migratory falcons 
Bijay Sankar Bora
Tribune News Service
Guwahati, October 22

Tribal villagers in Nagaland’s Wokha district have been overjoyed at the arrival of the first batch of migratory Amur falcons in the Doyang Reservoir area last week.

Upon the arrival of their special guests, villagers of Ashaa, Pangti and Sungro reaffirmed their last year’s commitment and dedication to protect the falcons with the support of Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) and the Nagaland Forest Department, a WTIofficial s... more »

Nagaland villagers pledge to protect migratory Amur falcons

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 

From "The Tribune", Chandigarh; 23rd October 2014:
http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20141023/nation.htm#4 

Naga villagers pledge to protect migratory falcons 
Bijay Sankar Bora
Tribune News Service
Guwahati, October 22

Tribal villagers in Nagaland’s Wokha district have been overjoyed at the arrival of the first batch of migratory Amur falcons in the Doyang Reservoir area last week.

Upon the arrival of their special guests, villagers of Ashaa, Pangti and Sungro reaffirmed their last year’s commitment and dedication to protect the falcons with the support of Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) and the Nagaland Forest Department, a WTI official said.

In their incredible journey, the Amur falcons (Falco amurensis), travel from Mongolia, roost in Nagaland for over a month before embarking on the African sub-continent.

A protected species under the Convention of Migratory Species (CMS), hundreds of these raptors congregate near the Doyang reservoir in Nagaland every year and this is believed to be the single-largest congregation of Amur falcons recorded anywhere in India.

In 2012, reports from Conservation India highlighted that a majority of the birds was being hunted while in Nagaland, prompting a Rapid Action Project (RAP) to protect the birds by the WTI and Natural Nagas with the help of the Nagaland Forest Department and CAF India. An awareness campaign was initiated to gain the local community’s support and also sensitise them on the need to conserve the visiting winged guests.

Awareness meetings, held in various parts of Wokha, emphasised the ecological and ethical importance of the Amur falcons and urged villagers to ensure a safe passage for these migratory birds. The local community, villagers and local forest department authorities participated in the campaign. Local churches also played a key role in spreading the message of compassion for Amur falcon, and thus motivating the community to come forward to protect the falcons during their roosting period in Nagaland.

An MoU was signed and a subsequent resolution passed by the village councils of Pangti, Ashaa and Sungro, making hunting Amur falcons illegal and punishable, which helped in reaching a zero mortality rate in Doyang by the end of the birds’ roosting period.

This year two watch towers have been constructed —- one by the State Forest Department and the other by the Nagaland Bamboo Mission —- to witness the phenomenon of mass migration of these birds.

Home to Amur falcons

A protected species, hundreds of Amur falcons congregate near the Doyang reservoir in Nagaland every year and this is believed to be the single-largest congregation of these falcons in India.___

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2014-10-23 09:20:36 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

Steps to conserve Greater Adjutant Stork demanded
http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2314/state050 
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 

Steps to conserve Greater Adjutant Stork demanded
http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=oct2314/state050 
H/T to +Arun Kaul for sharing the link

For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo ___

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2014-10-23 06:42:44 (17 comments, 4 reshares, 60 +1s)Open 

Male House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_sparrow 
Captured in a village on the old Kasauli Road in the hills of Solan District of the W. Himalayan State of Himachal Pradesh, N. India; not very far from Chandigarh

For  #BirdPoker Sparrows  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Male House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_sparrow 
Captured in a village on the old Kasauli Road in the hills of Solan District of the W. Himalayan State of Himachal Pradesh, N. India; not very far from Chandigarh

For  #BirdPoker Sparrows  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-22 21:10:40 (45 comments, 12 reshares, 154 +1s)Open 

Can You Spot The Fourth Bird?!
Alexandrine Parakeets (Psittacula eupatria)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandrine_Parakeet 
Measuring 53 cms, these are the largest of the 5 Parakeet species in this area, and a good 11 cms longer than the commonly-seen Rose-ringed Parakeet
Listed as "Near Threatened" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/22685434/0 
Captured in Chandigarh
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For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo For ... more »

Can You Spot The Fourth Bird?!
Alexandrine Parakeets (Psittacula eupatria)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandrine_Parakeet 
Measuring 53 cms, these are the largest of the 5 Parakeet species in this area, and a good 11 cms longer than the commonly-seen Rose-ringed Parakeet
Listed as "Near Threatened" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/22685434/0 
Captured in Chandigarh
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For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #Close2Home  +Close2Home curated by +David Pond +Pia Raben +Shaun Stewart +José Juan Escudero and +Howard Weitzel 
For #AllThingsGreen  +All Things Green curated by +Cicely Robin Laing 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-22 18:39:16 (18 comments, 6 reshares, 27 +1s)Open 

Fabulous
Please watch in Full Screen mode
H/T to +Darla Hueske for sharing the link! :-)

Fabulous
Please watch in Full Screen mode
H/T to +Darla Hueske for sharing the link! :-)___

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2014-10-22 17:39:53 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 19 +1s)Open 

I've disabled comments here, and I would request you to please comment on the original post at this link:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/113865863735461138478/posts/QrveWtW5sCA 

#wordlessonwednesday   #wordlesswednesday  ___I've disabled comments here, and I would request you to please comment on the original post at this link:
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2014-10-22 17:21:54 (18 comments, 6 reshares, 48 +1s)Open 

I'm All Ears
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_bush_elephant 
Listed as "Vulnerable" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/12392/0 
Captured in Masai Mara, Kenya by my brother, +Pradeep Randhawa  in August 2014

For #ElephantWednesday +Elephant Wednesday curated by +Louisa Catharine Forsyth +Matthias Haeussler and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Anette Mossbacher +Dick Whitlock +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #AfricaNature +AFRICANature curated by +Anette Mossbacher +Dick Whitlock +MorkelErasmus +Grobler du Pr... more »

I'm All Ears
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African_bush_elephant 
Listed as "Vulnerable" in the IUCN Red List
http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/12392/0 
Captured in Masai Mara, Kenya by my brother, +Pradeep Randhawa  in August 2014

For #ElephantWednesday +Elephant Wednesday curated by +Louisa Catharine Forsyth +Matthias Haeussler and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #ThreatenedThursday +Threatened Thursday curated by +Sumit Sen +Anette Mossbacher +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Anette Mossbacher +Dick Whitlock +Sandy Schepis and +Diego Cattaneo 
For #AfricaNature +AFRICANature curated by +Anette Mossbacher +Dick Whitlock +Morkel Erasmus +Grobler du Preez +Wayne Marinovich and +Berndt Weissenbacher 
For #AfricanTuesday +African Tuesday curated by +Dick Whitlock +Morkel Erasmus and +Grobler du Preez 
For #HQSPAnimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion and +Andy Smith
For #BTPAnimalPRO +BTP Animal Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Hugh Ferguson
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #FromTheCarTuesday  curated by +J. Rae Chip and +Jetski Jones ___

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2014-10-22 12:02:28 (28 comments, 6 reshares, 72 +1s)Open 

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-breasted_waterhen 
Captured late last evening in Chandigarh

For #OnTheFenceWednesday +On The Fence Wednesday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw 

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White-breasted_waterhen 
Captured late last evening in Chandigarh

For #OnTheFenceWednesday +On The Fence Wednesday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw ___

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2014-10-22 11:01:04 (16 comments, 2 reshares, 34 +1s)Open 

Red-wattled Lapwings (Vanellus indicus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-wattled_lapwing 
Captured last evening in Chandigarh

For #ThreeThings  +Three Things curated by +Isabelle Fortin 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Red-wattled Lapwings (Vanellus indicus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-wattled_lapwing 
Captured last evening in Chandigarh

For #ThreeThings  +Three Things curated by +Isabelle Fortin 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-22 10:32:28 (25 comments, 4 reshares, 78 +1s)Open 

Female Plum-headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) and Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plum-headed_parakeet 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured in Sukhna Forest, Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Multiple Species  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Female Plum-headed Parakeet (Psittacula cyanocephala) and Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plum-headed_parakeet 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured in Sukhna Forest, Chandigarh

For #BirdPoker Multiple Species  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-22 09:43:18 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)Open 

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2014-10-22 09:30:53 (4 comments, 0 reshares, 12 +1s)Open 

Ello Invitations

Ello remains invitation-only, and I have some fresh invites to give away. Should anyone be interested, do send me your email ID in a private message.

Cheers! :-)

Ello Invitations

Ello remains invitation-only, and I have some fresh invites to give away. Should anyone be interested, do send me your email ID in a private message.

Cheers! :-)___

2014-10-22 08:17:35 (15 comments, 0 reshares, 16 +1s)Open 

Was It Just Me, Or Did Google Plus CRASH?!

The Outage lasted for about an hour, and G+ has just now come back.....

Was It Just Me, Or Did Google Plus CRASH?!

The Outage lasted for about an hour, and G+ has just now come back.....___

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2014-10-22 05:11:10 (9 comments, 2 reshares, 74 +1s)Open 

#WordlessOnWednesday  
https://plus.google.com/111397628815301589258/posts/1DsHVfB3UEx 

#WordlessOnWednesday  
https://plus.google.com/111397628815301589258/posts/1DsHVfB3UEx ___

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2014-10-22 05:00:38 (10 comments, 3 reshares, 39 +1s)Open 

Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
Mongoose
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongoose 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rikki-Tikki-Tavi 
Captured last evening in Chandigarh
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For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPAnimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion and +Andy Smith
For #BTPAnimalPRO +BTP Animal Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Hugh Ferguson
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
Mongoose
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongoose 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rikki-Tikki-Tavi 
Captured last evening in Chandigarh
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For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #HQSPAnimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto +Krystina Isabella Brion and +Andy Smith
For #BTPAnimalPRO +BTP Animal Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Hugh Ferguson
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-21 20:07:28 (18 comments, 3 reshares, 33 +1s)Open 

A Bagpiper from the Chandigarh Police Band

For +urszula masilela who is curated by +#CapsAndHatsWednesday [No, that's not a typo! :-)]
For #CapsAndHatsWednesday +#CapsAndHatsWednesday curated by +Magda Sz and +Aleksander Sobek 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #UrbanThursday  +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #CandidMoodTuesday  +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 

A Bagpiper from the Chandigarh Police Band

For +urszula masilela who is curated by +#CapsAndHatsWednesday [No, that's not a typo! :-)]
For #CapsAndHatsWednesday +#CapsAndHatsWednesday curated by +Magda Sz and +Aleksander Sobek 
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #UrbanThursday  +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #CandidMoodTuesday  +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott ___

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2014-10-21 19:41:00 (19 comments, 5 reshares, 66 +1s)Open 

Little Cormorant (Microcarbo niger)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_cormorant 
Captured late Tuesday evening in Chandigarh

For #WaterBirdWednesday  +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #OnTheFenceWednesday  +On The Fence Wednesday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 

Little Cormorant (Microcarbo niger)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_cormorant 
Captured late Tuesday evening in Chandigarh

For #WaterBirdWednesday  +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday  curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #OnTheFenceWednesday  +On The Fence Wednesday curated by +Natosha Davis 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-21 19:11:01 (24 comments, 1 reshares, 36 +1s)Open 

From My Chandigarh Neighbourhood

For #CandidMoodTuesday  +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #WomenWednesday  curated by +Niki Aguirre and +Scott Detweiler 
For #WomenOfACertainAge  +Women of a Certain Age curated by +Janice Hackney and +Elizabeth Lund 
For #BagsWednesday  +Bags Wednesday curated by +André Behrmann   +Michael Behrmann +Magda Sz +Magdalena MadZ  and +Nancy Battis Vita
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #UrbanThursday  +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades 

From My Chandigarh Neighbourhood

For #CandidMoodTuesday  +Candid Mood Tuesday curated by +Paul Scott 
For #WomenWednesday  curated by +Niki Aguirre and +Scott Detweiler 
For #WomenOfACertainAge  +Women of a Certain Age curated by +Janice Hackney and +Elizabeth Lund 
For #BagsWednesday  +Bags Wednesday curated by +André Behrmann   +Michael Behrmann +Magda Sz +Magdalena MadZ  and +Nancy Battis Vita
For #HQSPUrbanStreetPhotos +HQSP Urban & Street Photos curated by +Michael Sonntag +Оксана Крысюкова +Alejandro J. Soto and +Daniel Grey
For #BTPStreetPro +BTP Street PRO founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Werner Polwein
For +URBAN - in views and life curated by +Edith Kukla 
For #UrbanThursday  +Urban Thursday curated by +Laurent Chades ___

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2014-10-21 18:45:21 (14 comments, 0 reshares, 23 +1s)Open 

Tom Jones - Green Green Grass Of Home (with lyrics) 
Captured this evening in Chandigarh

For #GrassTuesday +Grass Tuesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 

Tom Jones - Green Green Grass Of Home (with lyrics) 
Captured this evening in Chandigarh

For #GrassTuesday +Grass Tuesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins ___

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2014-10-21 16:52:42 (12 comments, 4 reshares, 34 +1s)Open 

Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured this evening in Chandigarh. The bird had plucked a raw Guava off a tree, and then flew with it to this perch to eat it
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guava 
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For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by+Rinus B... more »

Female Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose-ringed_parakeet 
Captured this evening in Chandigarh. The bird had plucked a raw Guava off a tree, and then flew with it to this perch to eat it
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guava 
[To view Full-Screen: Click on image, and hit the Space Bar]
(Thereafter, to zoom-in close, use the G+ Full Size Photo Viewer Chrome Extension, which can be installed from:
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/g%20-full-size-photo-viewer/ffacnidipagcboeoaffjcdippfjpcpbp )

For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #AllThingsGreen  +All Things Green curated by +Cicely Robin Laing ___

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2014-10-21 16:32:05 (8 comments, 3 reshares, 33 +1s)Open 

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cattle_egret 
Captured late this evening in Chandigarh
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For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #GrassTuesday  +Grass Tuesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For#Animalia ... more »

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cattle_egret 
Captured late this evening in Chandigarh
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(Thereafter, to zoom-in close, use the G+ Full Size Photo Viewer Chrome Extension, which can be installed from:
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/g%20-full-size-photo-viewer/ffacnidipagcboeoaffjcdippfjpcpbp )

For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #GrassTuesday  +Grass Tuesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday curated by +Mike Spinak and +Margaret Tompkins 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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2014-10-21 16:12:51 (14 comments, 3 reshares, 54 +1s)Open 

Today's Catch
The not so commonly seen Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_kingfisher 
Captured in low light at sunset today in Chandigarh

For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday  +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +GailenMapes 
For... more »

Today's Catch
The not so commonly seen Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_kingfisher 
Captured in low light at sunset today in Chandigarh

For #TodayTuesday  curated by +Brian White 
For #BokehTuesday  curated by +Bob Baxley 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WaterBirdWednesday  +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins 
For #WildlifeWednesday curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes 
For #ShorebirdSunday  curated by +Phil Armishaw ___

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2014-10-21 06:28:00 (20 comments, 5 reshares, 76 +1s)Open 

Oriental Honey Buzzard (Pernis ptilorhyncus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crested_honey_buzzard 
Captured from home in Chandigarh
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For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #BirdsOfPreySunday  +Birds Of Prey Sunday curated by +Diego Cattaneo 
For #BackyardBirdingMonday +Backyard Birding Monday #BackyardbirdingMonday curated by +Ricky L Jones and +Marilou Aballe 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker ownedby +Nancy... more »

Oriental Honey Buzzard (Pernis ptilorhyncus)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crested_honey_buzzard 
Captured from home in Chandigarh
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(Thereafter, to zoom-in close, use the G+ Full Size Photo Viewer Chrome Extension, which can be installed from:
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/g%20-full-size-photo-viewer/ffacnidipagcboeoaffjcdippfjpcpbp )

For  #BirdPoker Talons  curated by +Phil Armishaw 
For #BirdsOfPreySunday  +Birds Of Prey Sunday curated by +Diego Cattaneo 
For #BackyardBirdingMonday +Backyard Birding Monday #BackyardbirdingMonday curated by +Ricky L Jones and +Marilou Aballe 
For #HQSPBirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr +Mark Rayner +Andy Brown and +Dilip Mundkur
For #BTPBirdPro +BTP Bird Pro founded by +Rinus Bakker owned by +Nancy Dempsey and curated by +Jack Stepanyan
For #Animalia +Animalia curated by +Adelphe BACHELET 
For #WildlifeInTheCity +WILDLIFE in the City curated by +Edith Kukla and +Robert Vierthaler 
For #WildlifeWednesday curated by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus 
For #300mmMonday +300mmMonday curated by +Gailen Mapes ___

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