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Many thanks for all your comments on my last upload, very much appreciated.

Managed to process this one from my visit to the Farne Island in early June.

thanks for looking.
Regards Richard

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:4 Jun 2013 - 1:06 PM
Focal Length:200mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/800sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Taking to the air
Username:Richsr Richsr
Uploaded:23 Jul 2013 - 7:32 PM
Tags:Puffin farne islands, Take off, Wildlife / nature
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tonyng
tonyng Plus Member 5tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2013 - 7:40 PM

Nice shot Richard.

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Richsr
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23 Jul 2013 - 7:41 PM

Thanks Tony

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andylea
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23 Jul 2013 - 7:43 PM

cracking detail belting colours richard a stunning in flight capture nice one Wink
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23 Jul 2013 - 7:51 PM

Excellent sharpness but with just the right amount of movement in the wings (even at 1/800). A fine in flight capture, Richard.

Dave

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ComfortablyNumb

A beauty!

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martin.w
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23 Jul 2013 - 8:04 PM

Well captured in flight, tis excellent Smile

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23 Jul 2013 - 8:04 PM

Super in flight capture here Richard.....

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23 Jul 2013 - 8:13 PM

Excellent in flight capture Richard, super image,
Fred.

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23 Jul 2013 - 8:23 PM

Had my first go at capturing flying birds with my camera club....very difficult. Sharp where it needs to be with nice blur in the wings.

Phil

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2013 - 8:26 PM

Thanks for all your comments every one very much appreciated
Phil these thing are very very fast not all easy to capture in flight
Regards RIchard

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morpheus1955
23 Jul 2013 - 8:26 PM

Superb in flight shot, great shot

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23 Jul 2013 - 8:37 PM

Excellent in-flight capture of this puffin: very well executed.
Ronnie.

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lonely_oryx
23 Jul 2013 - 8:41 PM

Super timing

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Bravdo
Bravdo  7 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2013 - 8:43 PM

Great Inflight capture.

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23 Jul 2013 - 8:49 PM

Beautiful in flight capture Richard!
Regards,
Rende

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23 Jul 2013 - 9:01 PM

Simply love puffins and this picture I like very much

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johnlw
johnlw  8 United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2013 - 9:03 PM

Super capture and I think they always make such a good image.
Regards John.

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23 Jul 2013 - 9:25 PM

Superb shot,

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23 Jul 2013 - 9:48 PM

Good sense of movement and a nice bit of light coming through the webbed foot.

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23 Jul 2013 - 9:55 PM

A superb inflight image Richard....

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23 Jul 2013 - 10:01 PM

Excellent in flight capture.

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jul 2013 - 10:22 PM

wonderfully sharp image and great in flight shot Richard. I have yet to snap my first puffin. paul

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23 Jul 2013 - 10:34 PM

Wow! A fantastic capture
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24 Jul 2013 - 1:46 AM

Great shot Richard
and so well timed with a sheer look of determination
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24 Jul 2013 - 7:34 AM

Excellent.....

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24 Jul 2013 - 8:25 AM

Great image with well selected shutter speed for wing movement.
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24 Jul 2013 - 9:04 AM

What a shot!Smile

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24 Jul 2013 - 9:12 AM

It looks good against the greenery, and without a beakful of fish.
Top shot.
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digital_boi
24 Jul 2013 - 10:55 AM

a very fine BIF capture Richard

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24 Jul 2013 - 10:57 AM

Thanks for all your comments everyone, very much appreciated
Regards Richard

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24 Jul 2013 - 4:23 PM

A cracking in-flight capture, Richard, not something I've been very successful at! Wink
Trev Smile

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24 Jul 2013 - 5:30 PM

Wonderful dof and colour Richard, a very well timed shot.

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24 Jul 2013 - 8:00 PM

Excellent capture in flight

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24 Jul 2013 - 9:11 PM

lovely inflight capture with excellent detail
regards
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24 Jul 2013 - 9:39 PM

Fantastic in flight capture , Richard - like the clarity ..........Wink

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25 Jul 2013 - 1:27 PM

As good as it gets Richard.

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25 Jul 2013 - 2:42 PM

Nice shot of the puffin in flight the sad thing with the farnes is the time of day you are there the light can be harsh and you have burnouts in the whites but still a fab place
mike

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TONKSPHOTO
25 Jul 2013 - 5:16 PM

Sorry missed this one Richard...Superb
Regards John

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gingerdelight
25 Jul 2013 - 8:04 PM

Excellent shot Rich!

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31 Jul 2013 - 6:56 AM

Hi Rich, great capture - not able to see your latest image till I change my settings. Thanks for voting on my image - Jude.

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24 Aug 2013 - 12:49 PM

Top shot. A delight to see.
Mike.

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