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A close-up portrait of a Tawny Eagle. I just loved his intensive expression. I hope you like him too.
Thanks for all the C&C's and votes on my ducks although I must admit a tad disappointing for me but that's life and photography.
Best wishes,
Steve.

Best viewed LARGE if time permits.

Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:sigma 150-500mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:In Yer Face!!
Username:SteveMoulding SteveMoulding
Uploaded:19 Oct 2010 - 10:29 PM
Tags:Bird, Bird of prey, Close-up / macro, Eagle, Pets / captive animals, Tawny eagle, Wildlife / nature
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Carrie_1
Carrie_1  5 Wales6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 10:36 PM

Fantastic image.
Caroline

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bromley-smith
19 Oct 2010 - 10:38 PM

Stunning image Steve, I think he fancied your trigger finger.
Tony

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 10:47 PM

The image certainly matches with your title choice! Tremendous portrait, so full of detail and character. Such wonderful light in those eyes.

Ann

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lianna
lianna  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 11:24 PM

Good evening Steve. Indeed you cannot help but love hat expression. It's fantastic. A brilliant shot x x

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2010 - 11:53 PM

Your title says it all! Excellent close-up shot, Steve.
Ronnie.

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 12:19 AM

fantastic detail wonderful dof steve a stunning capture nice one Wink
andy

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speedprint
20 Oct 2010 - 12:28 AM

a fab photograph,i do not think you will be disapointed this time.

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 1:33 AM

Simply fantastic, Steve, amazing detail. Carol

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goso
goso  8 Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 1:37 AM

Splendid closeup Steve...Bill

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 2:23 AM

Superb close-up.........Sandy

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jeb2012
jeb2012  5 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2010 - 5:19 AM

A excellent capture

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 14915 forum postsfentiger vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 8:01 AM

Impressive bird portrait.

Albert

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RTDS
RTDS  6 Cyprus
20 Oct 2010 - 10:09 AM

Superb close up capture.
Robert

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JeniTLC
JeniTLC  7 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2010 - 11:15 AM

Very intimate...well done.

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finepetportraits

Great capture, glad to make it 30. Smile

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 4:36 PM

A superb and so well focussed shot of the Eagle Steve. The close crop like that really gives emphasis to the bird.
Ron

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akhtarkhan
akhtarkhan  13 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 5:20 PM

Fabulous and fantastic closeup shot. plenty detail ans beautiful colours. Well cropped.
Akhtar

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FeatherFriend
20 Oct 2010 - 5:32 PM

A great close up of this majestic looking bird Steve,
Geoff.

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 5:55 PM

Steve, STUNNING shot..love it, everything yells...first class image
Lillian

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jase147
jase147  5 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2010 - 7:33 PM

super title , stunning shot

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Roly
Roly  8 Wales
20 Oct 2010 - 7:38 PM

A tremendous close up Steve.

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HobbitDave
HobbitDave Plus Member 7HobbitDave vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2010 - 11:27 PM

Wow, superb portrait, Steve; those eyes!! Excelent work.
Dave.

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Rock
Rock  13 England2 Constructive Critique Points
21 Oct 2010 - 8:46 AM

A top-shot with every thing going for it !

Rock

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patspeirs
patspeirs  8 Scotland
21 Oct 2010 - 10:14 AM

Intense is right - great capture.
Pat

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Alan_Coles
21 Oct 2010 - 1:23 PM

Superb close up !!

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 7barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
21 Oct 2010 - 1:30 PM

What a look !!!
wonderful

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96360 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
21 Oct 2010 - 5:50 PM

cracking close up, especially with that glint in the eyes

Adrian

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sparrowhawk Plus Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
21 Oct 2010 - 6:20 PM

stunning

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moiral
moiral  5 Scotland
21 Oct 2010 - 7:02 PM

Brilliant shot, looked like it was coming out of the computer at me. Moira

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WindowonWildlife

Fabulous portrait Steve,cracking detail mate.

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Jekaro
Jekaro  6 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2010 - 9:38 PM

A stunning image, Steve, a superbly captured close up.
Roy

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Brian65 Plus Member 6Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
22 Oct 2010 - 10:42 AM

Spot on Steve,10/10.
Brian

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Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2010 - 12:29 PM

A fine detailed close up Steve, nicely done./
Regards Richard

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norton
norton  11 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2010 - 1:44 PM

Great " in yer face " capture Steve, the detail and clarity are superb.
Well captured..............

Tony.

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Techno
Techno  61189 forum posts England8 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2010 - 3:44 PM

Cracking image, love the composition and wonderful detail you have captured..
Mal

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chalkhillblue Plus Member 6146 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
22 Oct 2010 - 5:09 PM

Fine close up photography, love those eyes.
David

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tashi
tashi  42 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2010 - 2:30 PM

Wow! Great close-up shot!

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helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2010 - 4:35 PM

Most striking capture - congratulations on 2 well deserved UAs
Helen

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HobbitDave
HobbitDave Plus Member 7HobbitDave vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jan 2011 - 11:03 PM

Superb shot, Steve! Deserves the awards. Wonderful.
Dave.

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