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Many thanks for you kind comments and votes yesterday,i didnt expect to get so manySmileSmile Todays was taken Sat. I was so lucky to be so close to see this, i was surprised at the size of the fish.
Very poor weather today so a day of restSmile
Brian

Lens:EF400mm f/5.6L USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:"DOWN THE HATCH"
Username:Brian65 Brian65
Uploaded:25 Apr 2012 - 9:27 AM
Tags:General/Brian65, Wildlife / nature
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LukeParkinson
25 Apr 2012 - 9:29 AM

Cracker once again mate!

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User_Removed
25 Apr 2012 - 9:31 AM

Fantastic capture Brian, i will have to save up for one of those lens.
Alf.

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Len1950
Len1950 e2 Member 4Len1950 vcard England
25 Apr 2012 - 9:35 AM

Brrilliant capture Brian, terrific detail.

Len

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7101 forum postsTrev_B vcard England61 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 9:39 AM

Gulp.... it didn't touch the sides.

A cracking image Brian.

Trev

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 9:42 AM

Great title for a well timed shot Smile
Wouldn't take him out for fish & chips though Smile

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cleg
cleg  4 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 - 9:45 AM

You would'nt takke Brian either,ha ha.Nice shot mate.
Adrian

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 9:49 AM

Wonderful timing, Brian, and what a huge mouthful to swallowGrin Very well captured. Carol

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 9:55 AM

A fabulous capture,very well done,
saeid

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wonkers
wonkers  5 United Kingdom
25 Apr 2012 - 10:07 AM

Excellent shot Mr Barnes.

Jill

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franken
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25 Apr 2012 - 10:19 AM

Another brilliant shot Brian.

Ken

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phil1963
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25 Apr 2012 - 10:30 AM

another superb image, let me know if you get fed up with that lensWink

Phil

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NDODS
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25 Apr 2012 - 10:39 AM

What a hard picture to swallow, superb quality from all angles and perspectives.

Regards Nathan

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Fefe
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25 Apr 2012 - 10:41 AM

What a belter!
Diane

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Maiwand
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25 Apr 2012 - 10:44 AM

Another top class capture Brian. Excellent.
Ron

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 11:02 AM

Fantastic shot BrianSmile
Alvar

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fificat100
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25 Apr 2012 - 11:06 AM

Wow! that is what you call timing! Great shot.
Lavina

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TonyDy
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25 Apr 2012 - 11:10 AM

Great shot, Brian, well timed.
Tony

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achieverswales
25 Apr 2012 - 11:35 AM

Stunning detailed capture Brian.

Regards

Trev.

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Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2012 - 12:26 PM

Well timed Brian, a belter.

Glyn

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CaroleS
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25 Apr 2012 - 12:58 PM

That is a mouth full of fish - wish I could get shots like this Brian! Carole

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WindowonWildlife
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25 Apr 2012 - 1:25 PM

I think you were spotted mate Wink Must have been the noises from when you ate that coleslaw WinkSmileTongue
Great capture Bri Grin

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john_starkey
25 Apr 2012 - 1:39 PM

I don't normally like full on images,but this one work's for me because of the fish adding that little extra,nice timing brian,

John.

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vickyf
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25 Apr 2012 - 2:10 PM

Perfect timing - where are the chips?Wink Yes, will take you up on the birds v flowers offer! Vicky

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Alfies_Girl
25 Apr 2012 - 3:04 PM

Totally different angle and perspective than other kingfisher photos and it works excellently being directly in front as it is swallowing a fish. It seems like a fresh angle and also a great title to the photo.

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sweetpea62
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25 Apr 2012 - 3:06 PM

Perfect timing,brilliant shot Brian,well done..Lin

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pluckyfilly
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25 Apr 2012 - 4:23 PM

well timed excellent capture

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johnjo58
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25 Apr 2012 - 5:27 PM

Great original pose and action Brian
David

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JuBarney
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25 Apr 2012 - 6:03 PM

Super well timed shot
Ju

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JohnoP
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25 Apr 2012 - 6:13 PM

Wow - timed to perfection Brian - that fish really did not touch the sides, did it!! Brilliant! John GrinGrin

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Ade_Osman
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25 Apr 2012 - 7:58 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrin

Another fine image Bri.....

Ade

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Louise_Morris
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25 Apr 2012 - 8:16 PM

Down in one too I imagine Brian - superb again! Well done. Lou

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Mike_Smith
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25 Apr 2012 - 9:24 PM

Another great shot Brian you would think the bird would choke on that fish lol. Weathers been bad here too, they reckon middle of may before it improves

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Lillian
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26 Apr 2012 - 8:36 AM

Well captured Brian
well timed a real beauty
Lillian

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Gerryrys
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5 May 2012 - 8:44 PM

Like this one. Stunning detail. It's that lens again. Smile

Enjoy the holiday weather!

Gerry

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