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The recent colder weather seems to have increased the number of birds coming to the feeders - especially goldfinches.

Dave

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:15 Jan 2012 - 12:27 PM
Focal Length:700mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:-1/2
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Goldfinch posing
Username:DaveBartlett DaveBartlett
Uploaded:17 Jan 2012 - 7:26 AM
Tags:Carduelis carduelis, Goldfinch, Wildlife / nature
Votes:39
Voters:LynneJoyce · mex · KBan · HeathMcDonald · stevie · alfie99 · advancedbiker · saeidNL · MossyOak · pronabk · martinjp · Richsr · office_ankur · Ade_Osman · Len1950 · M_squared · eviemay · johnjo58 · skewey · pluckyfilly · Hazelmouse · Daisymaye · bagman · Alan_Baseley · Niknut · bluetitblue · Pete · Paintman · julesm · tezquirk · Steve_S · tomcat · AlanPerkins · cabbie · Granddad · Louise_Morris · terry_cavner · TerryMcK · NaturesHaven ·
Views:106
Unique Views:58

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 7:31 AM

One of our prettiest birds in a very elegant, dignified pose.

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alfie99
alfie99  7 Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 7:56 AM

Nice shot...

Aled

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:17 AM

A superb capture,
saeid

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MossyOak
MossyOak  3 England15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:32 AM

Great detail and love that bg Dave
Richard

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:48 AM

Like the colours and details in this, good one
Regards Richard

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:59 AM

Fine capture of one of these colourful birds.....

Ade

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Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
17 Jan 2012 - 9:24 AM

Top notch Dave.

Len

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M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 - 9:35 AM

Beautiful image.

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johnjo58
johnjo58 Plus Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 10:46 AM

Great to see you posting David, this lovely Goldy is wonderful
David

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England70 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 10:48 AM

Great shot
David

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8339 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 12:23 PM

great shot, good detail and dof with a great catchlight in the eye

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 2:54 PM

Beautiful image............Sandy

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bluetitblue
bluetitblue Plus Member 6bluetitblue vcard United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 - 4:50 PM

Good detail and BG

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tezquirk
tezquirk  327 forum posts United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 - 7:41 PM

Good capture .

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Steve_S
Steve_S Plus Member 9176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:08 PM

Nice light,BG and great detail Dave
Steve

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96321 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 8:32 PM

A wee cracker Dave

I guess the sudden cold snap has shortened the supply of grubs and stuff


Adrian

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