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Hi all, the waxwings have hit town......Taken on Saturday morning not far from where I live.
Cheers for your C/Cs on my last upload.

Keith

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:500.0 mm f/4.5
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:10 Nov 2011 - 1:14 PM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.4
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/1000sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Waxwing with Rowan Berry
Username:KBan KBan
Uploaded:12 Nov 2012 - 7:20 PM
Tags:Birds, Wildlife / nature
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Chrisjaz
Chrisjaz  3 France
12 Nov 2012 - 7:21 PM

How amazing you managed to get the shot with the bird just getting ready to eat the berry !!!!

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:22 PM

fantastic timing keith brilliant detail and colour a stunner nice one Wink
andy

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NaturesHaven
NaturesHaven e2 Member 2246 forum postsNaturesHaven vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:24 PM

Well caught........GrinGrinGrin

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:26 PM

Well caught indeed. That is what I call perfect timing ...and perfect contrast Smile

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
12 Nov 2012 - 7:26 PM

Incredible

Peter

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Briwooly
Briwooly  8452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:27 PM

Very nice work with this one Smile

Brian...............

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Andrea16
Andrea16  1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 7:30 PM

Great timingSmileSmileSmile

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:57 PM

Superb capture Keith - great juggling act - looks good amongst the berries.
Brian.

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AnnJ
AnnJ e2 Member 2AnnJ vcard Scotland
12 Nov 2012 - 7:59 PM

Just perfection. Excellent timing! Ann.

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fatfranksfolley

Superb shot.In all respects

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fatfranksfolley

A little Photoshop involved i think?

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:09 PM

AS SHOT !!!!!!!!!

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 8:09 PM

Fantastic image Keith, spot on.
Brian

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footloose
footloose  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:15 PM

Brilliant image.
Dennis

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Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:19 PM

Superb capture Keith, great timing WinkWink

Glyn

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ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 8132 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 8:23 PM

Beautiful image Keith, not seen any of these guys round here

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thedon1941
12 Nov 2012 - 8:48 PM

Great clear image. Beautiful timing, colour and detail. Don.

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8755 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1588 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:55 PM

Simply stunning, great timing, beautiful red berries and a juggling waxwing.

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Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:22 PM

Superb capture, Keith.
Colin

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phonocar
phonocar  1 Germany
12 Nov 2012 - 9:27 PM

Great Picture, how long did you have to wait to take this Picture?

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:32 PM

Stood for 3 and a half hours

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stu8fish
stu8fish  1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 9:34 PM

Oooh Does this mean another Waxwing year like 2010.... I do hope so.
Neat shot of a fab subject.

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johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:41 PM

Superb Keith, hope they get down here,
David

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Misty56
Misty56  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:43 PM

Excellent shot

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stu8fish
stu8fish  1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 9:47 PM

Where was this shot?

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:50 PM

Clitheroe near Burnley Lancs

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:57 PM

Oh, my! What a stunner and sadly i have no UA left to give!

Ann

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:18 PM

Well Keith, you certainly have top marks for this beauty!!
brilliant timing too..and I still had my UA..Grin
Lillian

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:25 PM

I am getting ever so slightly envious of these wax wing shotsWink beautiful

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HELANA
HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 11:07 PM

Beuatiful timing, gorgeous shot.
Elena

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:56 PM

A splendid capture!

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:57 AM

Fantastic timing, Keith, a winner for sure Smile Carol

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maggie9
maggie9  545 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:18 AM

im so chuffed for you!
they arrived aberdeenshire late october and have been spreading daily
we've had some sizeable flocks north
always a joy to see

maggie

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M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 8:47 AM

Well timed.

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 8:57 AM

EXCELLENT SmileSmile

Lavina

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cheesey
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13 Nov 2012 - 11:03 AM

Great shot mate, tlmed to perfection.
Cheesey.

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Sue_R
Sue_R e2 Member 8Sue_R vcard Scotland6 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 2:22 PM

Brilliant!

Sue Smile

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 3:12 PM

Wonderful birds Keith and you have timed this to perfection.
Ron

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4551 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom60 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 5:38 PM

Terrific shot !!!....cracking timing to catch that berry in mid flight !!!!

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WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 6:00 PM

Timed to " Absolute Perfection " Keith Tongue Superb mate

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exposure e2 Member 101311 forum postsexposure vcard England
13 Nov 2012 - 11:08 PM

A brilliant beautiful image Keith.
Pauline.

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7121 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 6:10 PM

We have some in our area but i havent had chance to track them down yet. But this is a cracking shot

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 6:27 PM

A fabulous image of this beautiful winter visitor, such wonderful detail, colours and clarity. You've timed this one to perfection to catch him downing the berry and the clear blue sky makes the perfect background

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bunbeam
bunbeam  8 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2012 - 11:04 PM

superb, I`ve never seen oneof those
bunSmile

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phil99
phil99 e2 Member 744 forum postsphil99 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Nov 2012 - 8:35 PM

Superb . On my list of birds to see. ....Phil

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9101 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2012 - 4:38 PM

Great timing.
Like the blue sky background which sets of the bird and the red berries well.

Derek

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FeatherFriend e2 Member 625 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 3:18 PM

Catching up at the moment Keith and so sorry I missed this perfect shot, very surprised it didn't make at least an HC,
Geoff.

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