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Little Tern juvenile
The Little Tern colony at Winterton Dunes Norfolk last week took a disastrous loss due to the bad weather in very windy conditions, where the sand was blown across the nesting site and destroyed at least 400 young chicks, 50 are known to have survived, a working member of the RSPB told me this today 17/7/2014, this was sad news for me as when I arrived I was expecting to see many Young Terns which have fledged the nest and on a good note the sun was shining and a glorious summer day on the Beach.

www.trevorhannant.com

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:17 Jul 2014 - 1:26 PM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/3200sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Little Tern juvenile
Username:trevrob trevrob
Uploaded:18 Jul 2014 - 4:35 PM
Tags:Bird, Birds, Little tern, Nature, Norfolk, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature, Winterton
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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2527 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2014 - 4:53 PM

Fantastic image,nature can be so cruel sometimes hopefully the remaining ones will survive

Ali

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9115 forum postsDerekL vcard England24 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2014 - 7:26 PM

Cracking image of a beautifully marked little bird Trevor.
Let's hope they recover from this disaster.

Derek

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 6TonyDy vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2014 - 7:48 PM

Lovely shot, Trevor.
Tony

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
18 Jul 2014 - 8:23 PM

That's so sad Trev. Lovely shot. Cathy

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PhilSingleton
PhilSingleton e2 Member 2PhilSingleton vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2014 - 8:58 PM

Lovely shot Trevor, nicely framed by the stones on either side - Lets hope the colony recovers.

Phil.

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dave1967
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18 Jul 2014 - 9:45 PM

Cracking shot Trev
Dave

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stub197
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18 Jul 2014 - 10:14 PM

Beautiful clear detailed image, Love it SmileSmileSmile
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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
18 Jul 2014 - 10:44 PM

Great image. Well captured.

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glenalva
glenalva e2 Member 8324 forum postsglenalva vcard Scotland
19 Jul 2014 - 9:45 AM

Beautifully detailed capture.......love the light that you've caught on the little tern there. Very sad to read about so many of them being lost though, here's hoping that the colony will recover....and go from stength to strength.

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CarolAnnLauderdale
CarolAnnLauderdale e2 Member CarolAnnLauderdale vcard United Kingdom
19 Jul 2014 - 12:51 PM

Such a sad story Trevor, glad this little chap survived. Lovely image. SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Carol

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2014 - 10:07 PM

Excellent image Trevor.

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