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Good Day to you all

Firstly thank you all so very much for your great comments and much appreciated votes following my 'Sunset' uploads yesterday.

Todays upload are nothing special just a friendly couple of Blue Tits which visit my garden on a regular basis. I apologise if the clarity is poor but I was shooting through the double glazing of my study window.

I hope that you all have a great day ahead.

Regards as always Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:4 Dec 2013 - 1:39 PM
Focal Length:200mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/3.5
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Four Blue Tits
Username:NDODS NDODS
Uploaded:7 Dec 2013 - 9:25 AM
Tags:Bird feeder, Blue tits, Garden, Wildlife / nature, Winter
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senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:28 AM

lovely set here Nathan ..

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Caziwinkles
7 Dec 2013 - 9:30 AM

Fabulous Nathan - never would have guessed through glass. Smile

Carol

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cabbie
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7 Dec 2013 - 9:30 AM

A fine set of images Nathan

Bob

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phil99
phil99 e2 Member 744 forum postsphil99 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:33 AM

A set of 4 well taken images Nathan ...Phil

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Mozzytheboy
Mozzytheboy e2 Member 3550 forum postsMozzytheboy vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:33 AM

V4 if I'm pushed!

Mozzy

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:34 AM

Well taken through glass. (Your windows must be much cleaner than ours!)

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:37 AM

Four super captures, Nathan. Carol

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
7 Dec 2013 - 9:46 AM

Well captured. Vs 3 & 4 (if I have to Smile).

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accipiter
accipiter e2 Member 4accipiter vcard England57 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 9:59 AM

Good set - hmmmm - think I might choose v4. A

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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 10:01 AM

Cracking set of images Nathan

Hugh

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 10:03 AM

Good captures of these cuties, Nathan.

I particularly like the shot in V3 'cos of the bokeh Smile

Andrew

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 10:24 AM

Even through the double glazing they are excellent, great set Nathan

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 10:25 AM

lovely set my good friend

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Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 11:16 AM

Awwww LOve V3GrinGrinGrin what a cute fattyGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Diane

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achieverswales
7 Dec 2013 - 11:35 AM

Excellent set Nathan and V3 is awesome and my choice they are beautiful birds.

Regards

Trev.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
7 Dec 2013 - 12:17 PM

Very well captured Nathan. A pleasure to see Smile

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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
7 Dec 2013 - 12:30 PM

Beautiful pictures - I love seeing the little birds on the feeders.

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 12:37 PM

Lovely images, all of them Nathan.

Simon

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franken
franken e2 Member 113106 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 12:50 PM

A really lovely set here Nathan.

Ken

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 12:58 PM

All so beautiful and lovely, Nathan.

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
7 Dec 2013 - 1:01 PM

V1 & V3 stand out for me, Nathan.

P.

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 1:16 PM

Still fine shots through the glass Nathan.
And what clean windows you have.
There is no grot to be seen !!
Mick.

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Jocelia
Jocelia e2 Member 3Jocelia vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 1:23 PM

The chubby little darlings, how delightful…….WinkWinkWink

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doverpic
doverpic e2 Member 1doverpic vcard United Kingdom
7 Dec 2013 - 2:02 PM

Great shots, image 3 for me best wishes DaveSmileSmileSmile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 2:13 PM

V4 for me Nathan. I lovde blue tits.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
7 Dec 2013 - 2:53 PM

Very good birding , Nathan. V4 for me too if some...... --- Jukka.Smile

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 43852 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway23 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 2:57 PM

Always good to see pictures of tits, Nathan.Wink
Hope you are well.

Malc

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taggart
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7 Dec 2013 - 3:04 PM

A very busy little one, nice color!

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 3:49 PM

Looks like the Cupboard was bare NathanSad but a lovely set, and maybe they've just ate the lot Smile

John Smile

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 4:03 PM

A great set of images NathanSmile


Cliff

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rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 4:30 PM

A great quartet Nathan, especially as shot through glass.


Ray

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 4:33 PM

Nice to have such colourful birds visit you, Nathan Smile Great set, despite your shooting conditions Wink
Trev Smile

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Cliff1944
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7 Dec 2013 - 4:39 PM

V1 and V4 for me.
Cliff

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
7 Dec 2013 - 4:39 PM

Such beautiful little birds. Well captured Nathan. Moira

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williamsloan
williamsloan e2 Member 3williamsloan vcard Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 6:04 PM

super ,very well taken.


billy

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 6:25 PM

Great images Nathan,

Ali Smile

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gwynn56
gwynn56  261 forum posts England
7 Dec 2013 - 6:47 PM

nice capture , sounds odd but when younger we were trying to capture the non feathered type of bird , now were older we tend to try capture the feathered type , could it be we learn't they not cost us as much Wink

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 7:05 PM

A fine set
Ju

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 7:25 PM

A lovely set, Nathan!
Regards,
Richard

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 7:33 PM

Very well done Nathan.
I especially admire V3.

B.

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
7 Dec 2013 - 7:56 PM

Superb set Nathan V3 for me love the pose.

John

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Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts e2 Member 3Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
7 Dec 2013 - 8:06 PM

Such pretty little ones Nathan...we dont have them here.....Lovely images all Grin

Lynette Grin

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
7 Dec 2013 - 8:11 PM

Four super captures

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2173 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 8:25 PM

These are all great images Nathen,I would not be able to take some through the windows as they need a good cleanSmile
NettaSmile

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 8:30 PM

Four crackers Nathan with V3 being my favourite.
Ray

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carper123
carper123  280 forum posts United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
7 Dec 2013 - 8:43 PM

Four fine images on a theme, Nathan, all have excellent composition.
well done.
Darryl. Smile

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dark_lord
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7 Dec 2013 - 8:51 PM

V3 for me, I know there are branches all around but they are out of focus enough to suggest the environment, and it's often how you see blue tits anyway (other than on a feeder of course...Smile)

Keith

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pluckyfilly
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7 Dec 2013 - 8:58 PM

Good pose and well positioned in the frame with little of the feeder to be seen, I did think it was a little soft on focus but notice it was taken through glass so you did exceptionally well

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7 Dec 2013 - 10:24 PM


Quote: Good pose and well positioned in the frame with little of the feeder to be seen, I did think it was a little soft on focus but notice it was taken through glass so you did exceptionally well

Definitely agree and just wish my windows were as clean. Cathy

Last Modified By Holmewood at 7 Dec 2013 - 10:25 PM

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capto
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7 Dec 2013 - 11:01 PM

These cheery little things are endlessly entertaining.Smile

ivor

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jacquig
7 Dec 2013 - 11:03 PM

Fine set, Nathan. All really lovely, but v3 gets my vote because he is such a cutie and I love his blue hairdo! Smile

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iosatel
iosatel  1 Belgium
8 Dec 2013 - 1:57 AM

V1 my fave, really fine set!

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781969
781969  1 India
8 Dec 2013 - 3:56 AM

all variant are superb capture.

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Dec 2013 - 8:02 AM

V1 for me Nathan. A wonderful set GrinGrin

Kathryn

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8 Dec 2013 - 8:03 AM

Wonderful Captures Nathan
Rob

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Swarnadip  3 Canada
8 Dec 2013 - 9:37 AM

Nationa geography needs you!

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Dec 2013 - 8:26 PM

Excellent captures, Nathan !
Regards,
George

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