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A little grebe or dab chick I saw from the Knot Hide at Slimbridge on Friday morning.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:150.0 - 500.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 235.9 - 786.4 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:2 May 2014 - 9:28 AM
Focal Length:500mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual Temperature (Kelvin)
Title:Dab Chick
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:6 May 2014 - 7:15 AM
Tags:Dab chick, Glos, Little grebe, Slimbridge, Wildfowl & wetlands trust, Wildlife / nature
Votes:48

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 7:34 AM

Lovely capture.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32925 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 7:38 AM

A superb low level capture Ed. Cracking detail and colour throughout.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
6 May 2014 - 7:43 AM

Lovely image. Great PoV. Well captured.

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bobpaige1
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6 May 2014 - 8:08 AM

Great shot,very nice detail.

Bob.

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Fred263
Fred263 e2 Member 2Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
6 May 2014 - 8:10 AM

Stunning capture, Ed. Great eye contact & reflection.

Fred

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 8:24 AM

Looks like a very Damp Chick here, Ed Wink
Super detail, it shows off the soggy feathers very well..!!
I like the eye contact - and that reflection is superb.

Simon

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9100 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 8:30 AM

Nice shot Ed.
Just off down there myself today, so hope to see this little beauty.

Derek

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 8:33 AM

What a cute little face he has - lovely shot.
Joan

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 1Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 8:39 AM

Nice capture EdSmile

Cliff

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 8:40 AM

A gorgeous capture, Ed, and super reflection, too. Carol

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 142 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom
6 May 2014 - 8:50 AM

Lovely image. Ted. GrinGrin

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sparrowhawk
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6 May 2014 - 10:41 AM

beautiful

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JohnoP
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6 May 2014 - 11:47 AM

Looks like the chick has been practicing it's diving Ed! Lovely image showing the beautiful colour, texture and quantity of plumage! Smile John

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 12:33 PM

has the look of cute there Ed, even after the bathing/wet look
Lillian

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 2:05 PM

Sweet little birds Ed. Great shots.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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6 May 2014 - 3:40 PM

Lovely detail Ed light &tones.
Pauline.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 5:07 PM

A dab chick - another r new name for me. I love the green reflection in the water
and that of your feathered friend also.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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LynneJoyce
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6 May 2014 - 6:55 PM

Cute as buttons whatever it is, and that reflection is lovely.

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livinglevels
livinglevels e2 Member 2livinglevels vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 9:47 PM

Great capture of this youngster.
Paul

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2014 - 10:30 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 10:08 PM

Great image,

Ali

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
8 May 2014 - 10:17 PM

Fine shot Ed, like the reflection,
Fred.

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