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From a recent Hide session- This male bird is in its final moult of the spring!! The small ginger feathers in the head will be replaced with black and it will then be in full breeding plumage!!

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:21 Mar 2013 - 2:04 PM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.3
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Reed Bunting (m)
Username:richmowil richmowil
Uploaded:9 Apr 2013 - 8:16 AM
Tags:Bird, Bunting, Emberiza schoeniclus, Male, Passerine, Reed bunting, Tree, Wildlife / nature
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KingBee
KingBee Plus Member 9421 forum postsKingBee vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:09 AM

Haven't seen one of these birds for years. Beautiful study.

Regards.

Bob

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Tish1
Tish1 Plus Member 2Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:47 AM

Does the same process work on grey hair Sad Good info great image

Tish

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:48 AM

An excellent capture of this very tatty looking fella Smile Carol

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 14915 forum postsfentiger vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:49 AM

Well composed pin sharp capture.

Albert

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johnke
johnke  2223 forum posts South Africa14 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:55 AM

Super quality image and so very well captured...John

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boov
boov Plus Member 2boov vcard United Kingdom
9 Apr 2013 - 10:07 AM

Excellent...

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51361 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England145 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 10:17 AM

Lovely detail, and explanation.

Dave

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M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 4M_squared vcard United Kingdom
9 Apr 2013 - 11:00 AM

Lovely.
I've just captured some in the same condition.Smile

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Hermanus
Hermanus  3 South Africa
9 Apr 2013 - 12:03 PM

Interesting info explaining its somewhat scruffy look Smile A great capture !!

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ali63
ali63 Plus Member 3662 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 12:33 PM

Great capture,

Ali

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 44168 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom114 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 12:50 PM

I never realised that bird moulted... A great grab

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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morpheus1955
9 Apr 2013 - 1:30 PM

Superb shot, excellent detail and colours, beautifully captured

Hugh

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capto
capto Plus Member 32503 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 1:33 PM

I'm afraid that I can't tell a Reed Bunting from a sparrow, but I can enjoy the lovely detailed image that you have here.Smile

ivor

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danbrann
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9 Apr 2013 - 2:37 PM

I wish I knew as much about these birds as you do. Cracking image of this little beauty.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 2:39 PM

Well captured fellow......Sandy

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 4:12 PM

Beautifully taken.

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leontari
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9 Apr 2013 - 4:21 PM

Excellently taken! Great pose and detail.
Effrossini

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anglingandyq
anglingandyq Plus Member 2anglingandyq vcard England
9 Apr 2013 - 4:41 PM

lovely detail bill great capture

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Brian65
Brian65 Plus Member 6Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
9 Apr 2013 - 4:55 PM

What a great capture Bill.
Brian

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Mike_S
Mike_S  4 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2013 - 5:13 PM

Delightful catch.
Mike.

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JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 4JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 5:23 PM

A really lovely shot
Ju

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Trev_B
Trev_B Plus Member 8142 forum postsTrev_B vcard England68 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 5:59 PM

I bet he will be glad to shed the last of the old feathers.... well done Bill.

Trev

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dave1967
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9 Apr 2013 - 6:18 PM

Great shot
Dave

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mauriceegan
9 Apr 2013 - 7:28 PM

Beautiful image
Maurice

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Holmewood
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9 Apr 2013 - 8:44 PM

Lovely shot

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xwang
xwang  631 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 8:51 PM

Looks so cute...excellent shot.

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footloose
footloose  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:01 PM

I love this bird,great shot.
Dennis

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9 Apr 2013 - 9:09 PM

Top class image with wonderful detail
Jim

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Richsr
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9 Apr 2013 - 9:24 PM

Like the good details and tones in this - well captured
Regards Richard

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9 Apr 2013 - 10:11 PM

Good piece of information to go with this fine image!

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GeorgePlatis
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9 Apr 2013 - 11:33 PM

Excellent capture and great detail !
George

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom80 Constructive Critique Points
12 Apr 2013 - 1:30 PM

Looking into the image - nice catch light - a beauty.
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29 Apr 2013 - 6:44 PM

A splendid shot of this handsome male of the species

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