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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
JoshReptiles e2 Member 5JoshReptiles vcard United Kingdom
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 e2 Member 71779 forum postslawbert vcard 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 4687 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 e2 Member 5jeb2012 vcard United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:32 PM

An excellent capture

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 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 955 forum postsJohn_Wannop vcard Wales
28 Nov 2010 - 4:36 PM

Very nice shot.

John

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Goodley
Goodley e2 Member 5Goodley vcard United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:44 PM

great detailed capture,
kev.

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vickyal
vickyal e2 Member 6vickyal vcard United Kingdom
28 Nov 2010 - 4:45 PM

Great shot, Happy Birthday.
Vicky

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9115 forum postsDerekL vcard England24 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
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28 Nov 2010 - 4:58 PM

Happy Birthday Luke. Another fine image
jenni

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Samuel_Aron
Samuel_Aron e2 Member 4Samuel_Aron vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
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
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28 Nov 2010 - 5:58 PM

Superb Luke, great colours and a cracking background
Dave

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alianar
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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 6Growmore 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
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28 Nov 2010 - 6:26 PM

Happy Birthday mate. A good shot to celebrate it!

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kieranmccay
kieranmccay e2 Member 5kieranmccay vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2010 - 7:01 PM

great shot Luke, Happy birthday

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Maiwand
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28 Nov 2010 - 7:05 PM

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

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Scooby10
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28 Nov 2010 - 7:59 PM

Fantstic shot, excellent detail.
Peter

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WindowonWildlife
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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 e2 Member 5lianna vcard 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
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28 Nov 2010 - 9:51 PM

beautiful Luke such a great shot

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skewey
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28 Nov 2010 - 10:01 PM

Excellent Lukew.
Paul

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Greyheron
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28 Nov 2010 - 10:46 PM

Happy birthday Luke - excellent viewing

Mike

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bromley-smith
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29 Nov 2010 - 7:05 PM

Superb image. Happy birthday to you.
Tony

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cassiecat
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29 Nov 2010 - 7:46 PM

love it, and belated birthday wishes.lesley

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