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From earlier in the week!!

Thanks to evreyone for your votes - they are welcomed and appreciated!!

Have a great Bank Holiday weekend!!

Sorry Carol- have never done insects and certainly not to your standard!! Hope you like this one!! Bill

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D300S Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:50.0-500.0 mm f/4.0-6.3
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:29 Apr 2013 - 10:57 AM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.3
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Oystercatcher
Username:richmowil richmowil
Uploaded:4 May 2013 - 9:15 AM
Tags:Bird, Haematopus ostralegus, Oystercatcher, Wader, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:50
Voters:Badgerfred · User_Removed · helenlinda · NaturesHaven · Nigeve1 · Derek_Fearn · User_Removed · barbarahirst · WhiteRose1 · martin174 · cats_123 · andylea · stuart1963 · Rende · Trev_B · Mavis · M_squared · trevrob · lonely_oryx · taggart · Mrsbass · Daisymaye · pentony · ColleenA · christinecilia · Nikonuser1 · Hermanus · BIGRY1 · RobertTurley · Mike_Smith · capto · pollisher · KBan · Caziwinkles · morpheus1955 · hasslebladuk · anglingandyq · Holmewood · Bzox · annettep38 · nobby1 · Ray42 · RonnieAG · Alan_Baseley · accipiter · PhillipMinnis · LexEquine · headskiesfly · Glostopcat · User_Removed ·
Views:115
Unique Views:56

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
4 May 2013 - 9:20 AM

Super composition Richard,
Fred.

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 9:30 AM

An excellent capture Richard SmileSmile
Helen

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Nigeve1
Nigeve1 Plus Member 21049 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom101 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 9:30 AM

Very statuesque, nice image.

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User_Removed
4 May 2013 - 9:31 AM

A super capture, good comp' and DOF.
Alf.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51258 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 9:34 AM

Looks good against that bg, Bill, and well placed in the frame.

Dave

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Rende
Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 10:34 AM

Beautiful composition and lovely background!
Rende

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Trev_B
Trev_B Plus Member 8138 forum postsTrev_B vcard England68 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 10:38 AM

This is a nice image Bill, great BG and composition.

Trev

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Mavis
Mavis Plus Member 13143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 10:53 AM

A fine Oyster Catcher , love his long orange bill . A great composition, Lovely light & a great bokeh . I'm sure Carol will love this if ever she manages to see it. xx

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trevrob
trevrob Plus Member 2trevrob vcard United Kingdom
4 May 2013 - 11:09 AM

STUNNING IMAGE ,GREAT CAPTURE

TREV

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 12:52 PM

Superb image - what a wonderful looking bird, great composition and DOF I really like this one.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 1:03 PM

A great detailed capture......Sandy

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ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 2268 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 1:41 PM

A superb capture, we have them in our yacht marina but are so hard to photograph, so well done its really greatGrinGrinGrinGrin

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christinecilia
christinecilia Plus Member 3christinecilia vcard England
4 May 2013 - 1:59 PM

good dof lovely shot nice and sharp. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 2:02 PM

A great image, well capturedSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Cliff

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
4 May 2013 - 3:20 PM

This is a lovely image Bill !! Very well captured Smile

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 Plus Member 3BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 3:27 PM

A lovely shot, well done!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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morpheus1955
4 May 2013 - 9:54 PM

Wonderful image, excellent detail and composition

Hugh

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hasslebladuk Plus Member 5hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2013 - 10:05 PM

Great shot
mike

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anglingandyq
anglingandyq Plus Member 2anglingandyq vcard England
4 May 2013 - 10:22 PM

Lovely capture Bill

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Holmewood
Holmewood Plus Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
4 May 2013 - 11:20 PM

Great shot

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Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
5 May 2013 - 8:11 AM

An excellent capture

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accipiter
accipiter Plus Member 5accipiter vcard England58 Constructive Critique Points
6 May 2013 - 7:08 AM

Fine capture and excellent exposure - black and white together is always a bit of a photographic headache! A

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
7 May 2013 - 7:50 PM

'Superlative Oystercatcher Capture' ~ Peter Wink

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