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Many thanks for your C&Cs yesterday, and a big thank you Jenny for the UA. Hope all the dads have a great fathers day, im sure i will.
Brian

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF400mm f/5.6L USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Goldfinch
Username:Brian65 Brian65
Uploaded:16 Jun 2013 - 12:13 PM
Tags:General, Wildlife / nature
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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 1122 forum postsColleenA vcard South Africa3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 12:19 PM

A superb set Brian, well captured

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 2DicksPics vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 12:29 PM

A fab four for Fathers' Day, Brian!!SmileSmileSmileSmile

Richard

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Danny1970
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16 Jun 2013 - 12:29 PM

Superb set of images

Danny

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2105 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 12:44 PM

A Brilliant set once more,have a great daySmile
NettaSmile

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 12:46 PM

Beautiful series Brian.GrinGrinGrin:Grin
Ron

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 - 12:49 PM

Excellent set, Brian.

P.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 12:52 PM

A cracking quartet of goldfinch images Brian, bang on the money as always

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Hermanus
Hermanus  1 South Africa
16 Jun 2013 - 12:55 PM

Once again I am just so impressed by your high standard of photography Brian !! Excellent Smile

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 2JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 1:04 PM

A super set of detailed shots
Ju

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brian17302
brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 1:04 PM

Stunning clarity in this set
Regards Brian

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Kim Walton
Kim Walton e2 Member 10144 forum postsKim Walton vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 1:09 PM

All four get my click,but and i`ll be in the minority here ,they all appear a little too sharp .

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85744 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 1:37 PM

A quaint quartet of quality images

Have a good day Brian

Adrian

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TonyDy
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16 Jun 2013 - 1:45 PM

I would disagree with Kim Walton - I think they are all perfect, Brian!
Tony

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 4EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 1:52 PM

Quality shots Brian.

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KurtSkeels
KurtSkeels e2 Member 11827 forum postsKurtSkeels vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 2:00 PM

That stick is great! The bird is pretty good too. Wink

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franken
franken e2 Member 112917 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 2:05 PM

Fine set Brian with version 4 being my favourite.

Ken

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Newdawei
Newdawei  3 China
16 Jun 2013 - 2:09 PM

Super +++...!

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7125 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 2:16 PM

All superb, Brian, and an unusual perch Smile Carol

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christinecilia
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16 Jun 2013 - 2:36 PM

beautiful set brian . christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

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johnlw
johnlw e2 Member 7johnlw vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 2:52 PM

Your birds are great Brian. You should be giving the rest of us lessons.
Regards John.

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Badgerfred
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16 Jun 2013 - 2:59 PM

Super images Brian, 4 excellent poses captured,
Fred.

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2449 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 3:07 PM

Superb set as usual Brian,

Ali GrinGrinGrinGrin

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 - 3:11 PM

Lovely shot as ever Brian. Cathy

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boov
boov  1 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 - 3:34 PM

Great set....

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bluetitblue
bluetitblue e2 Member 5bluetitblue vcard United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 - 3:40 PM

Nice work Brian good set.Smile

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 5LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 4:03 PM

Wonderful images of your well trained models behaving impeccably as usual.

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jdinne
jdinne e2 Member 10jdinne vcard England
16 Jun 2013 - 4:21 PM

Superb detailed set Brian, all winners. Slight favour toward V 3.

John

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4395 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 5:16 PM

Great shots !!!........nice effect if you mouse between V3 & V4 quickly !!!!!!!

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10delboy
10delboy e2 Member 110delboy vcard United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 - 6:16 PM

Beautiful images,Great set.

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mauriceegan
16 Jun 2013 - 7:34 PM

Superb images Brian, love them all, excellent
Maurice

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chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 5143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 8:19 PM

1st class, as always.
David

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Jenny-D
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16 Jun 2013 - 8:23 PM

Superb set Brian.

Jenny Smile

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mossy
mossy  146 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 9:18 PM

4 crackers Brian, Grin

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 989 forum postsDerekL vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 9:42 PM


Quote: All four get my click,but and i`ll be in the minority here ,they all appear a little too sharp .

Like TonyDy, I also disagree about these images "being too sharp". There is no tell-tale "halo" around the high contrast edges of the subject, or plumage feather detail "blocking up", which are both results of over-sharpening.

Great set of images Brian.
Where do you get all these different perches from?

Derek

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johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 3johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 10:12 PM

Always a joy to see your work Brian, these are crackers you do maintain a very high standard

David

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7100 forum postsTrev_B vcard England61 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 10:32 PM

That perch does work well in this wonderful set. Sharp where it should be and definitely not over sharpened.

Trev

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Nigeve1
Nigeve1 e2 Member 1435 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom68 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2013 - 10:47 PM

Four superb captures again, Brian.
Nigel

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jun 2013 - 12:10 AM

now I know why you need such a splendid garden! You grow all the perches in there!
wonderful shots!

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PhilSingleton
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17 Jun 2013 - 10:03 AM

Lovely series Brian.

Phil.

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Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom25 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jun 2013 - 2:04 PM

Lovely set Brian, cant choose a fave, although I do like the cheeky look in V3GrinGrin
Diane

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digital_boi
17 Jun 2013 - 4:43 PM

no favourites here Brian all excellent

Graham Grin GrinGrin

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