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Many thanks for all votes & comments on the Sparrow, one from earlier today,

Ali Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:EF300mm f/4L IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 Jun 2013 - 12:06 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Kingfisher
Username:ali63 ali63
Uploaded:28 Jun 2013 - 5:59 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Votes:65

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32816 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:01 PM

Stunning imagery Ali.

Regards Nathan Grin

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Rock
Rock e2 Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:02 PM

Superb.
Rock

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:40 PM

A super capture
Ju

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Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:44 PM

Super capture, Alison.
Colin

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5240 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 6:58 PM

Super capture!! Nice image!! I like it a lot!!

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2155 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 7:27 PM

A superb capture, well timedGrinGrinGrin

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Jenny-D
Jenny-D e2 Member 4Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 8:27 PM

Great capture.

Jenny Smile

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DonMc
DonMc e2 Member 5DonMc vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 8:36 PM

What! no fish today Ali!SmileSmileWink
Don

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 9:10 PM

Fabulous capture!
George

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Mike_S
Mike_S  3 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 9:13 PM

Delightful capture.
Mike.

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ChrisWallace
28 Jun 2013 - 9:25 PM

Well captured image, nice one
Chris

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7116 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 10:13 PM

I have never seen one with a Dragonfly before, only fish, great shot Ali.

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anglingandyq
28 Jun 2013 - 10:16 PM

Stunning cspture Ali SmileSmile

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
28 Jun 2013 - 10:22 PM

Perfect timing!
Effrossini

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mauriceegan
28 Jun 2013 - 10:26 PM

Wonderful image Ali
Maurice

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 3sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 10:35 PM

Ali this is stunning,brilliant capture..Lin

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 10:42 PM

Stunning.

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
28 Jun 2013 - 10:52 PM

That is lovely Ali. Cathy

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2013 - 11:38 PM

This is a shot to be proud of, Ali!
Excellent!

Richard

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terryxc
terryxc  1 England
29 Jun 2013 - 3:25 AM

Awesome capture this one...

Terry.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
29 Jun 2013 - 6:57 AM

So they do not only eat fish Smile A superb capture Ali !!

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
29 Jun 2013 - 10:28 AM

A great portrait! Smile But I feel sorry for the dragonfly ...
Regards Valery

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 5:05 PM

A wonderful KF image. I am feeling green again.............TongueTongueTongueTongueTongue
Ryan

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footloose
footloose  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 6:08 PM

A cracking image!
Dennis

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2013 - 9:08 PM

Did not know they eat insects too. Nice one Ali.

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom
1 Jul 2013 - 9:33 PM

What a catch!!!

Tish

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jul 2013 - 8:12 PM

A stunning capture, I've never seen them take damselflies before, was this meant for its young?

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jul 2013 - 8:56 PM


Quote: A stunning capture, I've never seen them take damselflies before, was this meant for its young?

It's actually a young Kingfisher, one of three that are at my local reserve, not sure if it meant to catch a fish or if it caught it on the wing, never seen them do this before,

Ali

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