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A Great Tit(Parus major) taken in the garden at the beginning of the month. Natural background consisting of the red acer bush and overhanging green foliage above.

Thank you all so much for your great response to A Gentle Breeze - very much appreciated Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:1 Nov 2011 - 3:01 PM
Focal Length:700mm 7.6m from subject tripod
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Great Tit (Parus major)
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:17 Nov 2011 - 8:42 AM
Tags:Close-up, Gardenbird, Great tit, Parus major, Wildbird, Wildlife / nature
Votes:43

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 8:49 AM

Certainly a colourful background for the subject to stand out against
Regards Richard

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stokesy
stokesy  3 Scotland
17 Nov 2011 - 8:50 AM

excellent b/g to bring this image right out well done, ronnie

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 8:51 AM

That b/g certainly adds such an excellent contrast to the bird, beautifully captured in very fine detail, Sylvia.
Ronnie.

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fraser
fraser  10631 forum posts Scotland14 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 9:01 AM

Love the colours and tonal range in this shot. Gives it a real artisitic quality.

Fraser

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 9:12 AM

Wow! They just get better and better, Sylvia (if that's possible Smile) Carol

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susanbarton
17 Nov 2011 - 9:19 AM

Wonderful detail and great DOF

Susan

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Mike_Young
17 Nov 2011 - 9:49 AM

Super shot, again a great BG

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Hoffy
Hoffy  9212 forum posts England16 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 10:14 AM

Stunning work.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 10:49 AM

Wonderful shot Sylvia. Makes the bird really stand out against that superb BG.
Ron

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
17 Nov 2011 - 11:14 AM

Lovely shot, Sylvia.
Tony

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95916 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 12:15 PM

Clean as a whistle Sylvia- you have set me an objective for tomorrow & Saturday - to nail one half as good as this

Adrian

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 1:27 PM

An excellent capture Sylvia. Lovely colour in this.............Sandy

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
17 Nov 2011 - 3:59 PM

Hi Sylvia, another superb shot and background, thanks most enjoyable day regards gray.

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john_starkey
17 Nov 2011 - 5:58 PM

Lovely image Sylvia,

John.

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Gezina
Gezina  8 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 8:39 PM

Stunning shot of the bird with a charming b/g - thank you for great company today - I agree we must do it more often Smile- Ina

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colin beeley
colin beeley e2 Member 111070 forum postscolin beeley vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 8:39 PM

30 !

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2011 - 9:13 PM

Another fine image Sylvia - what a bg the Acer has provided.
Brian.

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
17 Nov 2011 - 9:29 PM

Its a cracking shot Sylvia, and love the BG.
Brian

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DaveBartlett
17 Nov 2011 - 9:42 PM

Excellent Sylvia. I do like these backgrounds .. can feel a visit to the garden centre coming on for next year ...Wink

Dave

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2011 - 4:15 AM

Apologies for not voting recently Sylv, been very out of sorts here, hopefully I'm over the worst of it now, so I'll try and catch up with what you've been up too......

Ade x

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2011 - 7:01 AM

Excellent

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2011 - 8:46 AM

Beautiful capture. Like the bg colours too. excellent shot. paul

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2011 - 1:16 PM

A fine shot Sylvia, the autumnal colours make the perfect backdrop

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