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OK here's the portrait orientation version.

Will upload a cropped version next time around.

Thanks for all the comments. This bird was a great little poser, which was surprising given its reputation for being noisy and not liking to sit on a perch for photographers.

Camera:Nikon D3s Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:300mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Kestrel III
Username:csurry csurry
Uploaded:8 Jun 2010 - 8:24 PM
Tags:Falco tinnunculus, Kestrel, Pets / captive animals
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jgmford
jgmford  7 England
8 Jun 2010 - 8:25 PM

Great close up detail capture, love the colours.
Jeff

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TanyaHailey
TanyaHailey e2 Member 4TanyaHailey vcard United Kingdom
8 Jun 2010 - 8:26 PM

great shot i love the background too.
tanya

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Brian_Scott
Brian_Scott e2 Member 542 forum postsBrian_Scott vcard United Kingdom27 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2010 - 8:41 PM

Large is Stunning

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bumbleb3
bumbleb3  8356 forum posts United Kingdom
8 Jun 2010 - 8:48 PM

brilliant shot of a magnificent bird

sandy

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 9176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2010 - 8:59 PM

Superb capture Cheryl
Steve

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Jolind
Jolind  5 United Kingdom
8 Jun 2010 - 9:16 PM

Great shot, well composed, love the shot from the back with the beautiful detail in the tail.
Joyce

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csurry
csurry  129230 forum posts92 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2010 - 9:26 PM

Thanks all.

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
8 Jun 2010 - 10:26 PM

Stunning capture, great comp and very good D/F, really is beautifull image and very well presented.
Shaun

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MB63
MB63  5 England
8 Jun 2010 - 10:56 PM

Good shot!
Marc

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mumbo
mumbo  4
9 Jun 2010 - 9:08 AM

Superb detail, how did you get so close with a 300 mm lens?

I can never get anywhere near this close.

Neil...

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Oliverpants
Oliverpants e2 Member 5Oliverpants vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jun 2010 - 5:23 PM

So very lovely and natural, great detail and colour. Ann

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csurry
csurry  129230 forum posts92 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jun 2010 - 6:20 PM

Thanks all.

Neil the clue in close proximity with a 300mm would be that it is posted in pets/captive Wink

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