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Good Evening,

Hope everyone's Ok?

16 today!!

Thank you to everyone that voted and commented on my previous Kingfisher and also to Ann, Christine and Gerrit for there UA's and to Val for the GEA! All very much appreciated.

Thank you for all the birthday wishes too!

As always, Please View Large

Camera:Canon 1000d
Lens:Canon 300mm F4 L IS, Canon 1.4x Extender
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Goldfinch
Username:LukeParkinson LukeParkinson
Uploaded:28 Nov 2010 - 4:20 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Garden, General, Goldfinch, Hand, Held, Perch, Uk, Wildlife / nature
Votes:56

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:23 PM

Top class bird photography.

Albert

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JoshReptiles
28 Nov 2010 - 4:26 PM

What an ammmmmazzziiiinnnggg shot mate!!
Josh

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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:28 PM

Happy birthday and welcome to the "oldies". Nice shot by the way
Mike

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lawbert
lawbert  71706 forum posts England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:31 PM

Happy Birthday Luke and what a blinder of a Goldfinch capture to start your senior gallery portfolio with!!
Top Work
Paul

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Eastlands
Eastlands e2 Member 3649 forum postsEastlands vcard Northern Ireland3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:31 PM

Excellent image, pin sharp and great use of DOF, well done and happy birthday.

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jeb2012
jeb2012  4 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:32 PM

An excellent capture

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:36 PM

Superb shot, Luke, the lighting and colours being excellent, as is the detail, and with that dark chocolate b/g, the bird stands out so beautifully. One of your very best IMHO.
Ronnie.

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John_Wannop
John_Wannop e2 Member 952 forum postsJohn_Wannop vcard Wales
28 Nov 2010 - 4:36 PM

Very nice shot.

John

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Goodley
Goodley  4 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:44 PM

great detailed capture,
kev.

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vickyal
vickyal  6 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:45 PM

Great shot, Happy Birthday.
Vicky

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9101 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 4:55 PM

Nice image.
Contrasty lighting controlled well and like the dark background which sets the bird off well.

Derel

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jennialexander
jennialexander e2 Member 945 forum postsjennialexander vcard United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:58 PM

Happy Birthday Luke. Another fine image
jenni

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Samuel_Aron
28 Nov 2010 - 5:10 PM

Great shot!
Sam.

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 5:26 PM

Great shot with detail and colours.

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VidB
VidB  5 United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 5:58 PM

Superb Luke, great colours and a cracking background
Dave

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alianar
alianar  582 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 6:10 PM

happy birthday!!!!!!!!!
great photo well done

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Len1950
Len1950 e2 Member 4Len1950 vcard England
28 Nov 2010 - 6:18 PM

Super shot.

Len

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Growmore
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 6:24 PM

Spot on capture it's sharp with a great pose. Happy birthday and best wishes. Gary

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OliPackwood
28 Nov 2010 - 6:26 PM

Happy Birthday mate. A good shot to celebrate it!

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kieranmccay
28 Nov 2010 - 7:01 PM

great shot Luke, Happy birthday

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 7:05 PM

Happy Birthday Luke. An excellent shot of the Goldy.
Ron

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Scooby10
Scooby10  4 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 7:59 PM

Fantstic shot, excellent detail.
Peter

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 8:05 PM

Welcome to the BIG world Luke and what a flamin good start mate Smile Excellent detail and that BG is priceless !! SUPERB

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lianna
lianna  4 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 8:58 PM

Wow Luke, what a gorgeous capture, the light is wonderful, making those stunning colours stand out!!! superb x x x

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 9:51 PM

beautiful Luke such a great shot

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skewey
skewey  831 forum posts England
28 Nov 2010 - 10:01 PM

Excellent Lukew.
Paul

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 10:46 PM

Happy birthday Luke - excellent viewing

Mike

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bromley-smith
29 Nov 2010 - 7:05 PM

Superb image. Happy birthday to you.
Tony

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cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2010 - 7:46 PM

love it, and belated birthday wishes.lesley

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