Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Goldfinch

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Thank you all for your kind comments and votes on my damselfly. Very much appreciated.
Today's offering is a colourful Goldfinch, perched on a lichen covered twig and rounded off with a touch of red berry. Grin
Thanks for dropping by and have a lovely weekend all.
Kind regards.
Tony

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikon 600mm F5.6 MF
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:23 Dec 2012 - 11:27 AM
Focal Length:900mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.6
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Goldfinch
Username:tonyng tonyng
Uploaded:25 Jan 2013 - 10:15 PM
Tags:Birds, Goldfinch, Tonyng, Wildlife / nature
Votes:56

Comments

Growmore
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:17 PM

Superb capture great perch and detail here.

Gary

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7110 forum postsTrev_B vcard England64 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:21 PM

Well done Tony a delightful image.

Trev

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:21 PM

brilliant capture again, Tony, .. super DOF and lighting

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95916 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:32 PM

A fine Goldie shot Tony

Quote:
Wish I could get quality like this Adrian.

Don't forget Tony, I am nearly in their faceWink - 2.8 metres = not far awayWink

Adrian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
25 Jan 2013 - 10:47 PM

Great shot, Tony.
Tony

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:52 PM

Lovely Goldie portrait.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

User_Removed
25 Jan 2013 - 10:53 PM

Very Nice Shot, Love the deepness of the colors. Wish we got these birds down my neck of the woods.

-Alex

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2013 - 10:54 PM

A fine shot of this handsome bird Tony, I'm lichen this one very much indeed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

achieverswales
26 Jan 2013 - 1:06 AM

Very good details Tony, good capture!

Regards

Trev.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jan 2013 - 1:29 AM

A lovely capture, Tony.
Colin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
26 Jan 2013 - 4:14 AM

Excellent photo of this beauty Tony !! This is such a lovely bird !GrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jan 2013 - 9:26 AM

brilliant detail wonderful colours love the pose a cracker nice one Wink
andy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jan 2013 - 9:28 AM

What a wonderful capture.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43242 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jan 2013 - 10:04 AM

A fine specimen wonderfully captured Tony, superb detail throughout.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
26 Jan 2013 - 8:04 PM

Superb image Tony.
Brian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
27 Jan 2013 - 8:17 AM

Well done Tony, good detail nice colours, like the perch nicely presented, like it regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin yes the DCR-150 is a very useful tool under certain circumstancesWink

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jan 2013 - 9:27 AM

Beautiful colour and superb detail... great work Tony.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jan 2013 - 12:37 PM

Beautiful capture
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

BIGRY1
BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jan 2013 - 2:19 PM

Believe it or not this popular bird is one of my struggles at the moment. I can't get a pic of one no matter how hard I try!Sad This is an excellent image, great detail and a great shallow dof.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
27 Jan 2013 - 4:06 PM

Superb capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jan 2013 - 4:46 PM

That is a lovely goldfinch indeed!
Have been dragging that very lens around inthe heat today... And used it for monkeys, birds and flowers... And butterflies!
Not easy , but what to do if there are all sorts of critters aroundWink

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jan 2013 - 6:41 PM


Quote: That is a lovely goldfinch indeed!
Have been dragging that very lens around inthe heat today... And used it for monkeys, birds and flowers... And butterflies!
Not easy , but what to do if there are all sorts of critters aroundWink

Use your macro lens Annette Grin
Have a good time.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
27 Jan 2013 - 8:08 PM

Superb shot without any doubtsSmile
Regards Valery

Last Modified By ValeryAst at 27 Jan 2013 - 8:08 PM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jan 2013 - 11:25 AM

Very nice portfolio TOO.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

debu
debu  4 India
28 Jan 2013 - 4:18 PM

Lovely image.
debu

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.