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Oh dear, just can't stay in when weather is fine. Went down to the Basin just outside Montrose. This is a nature reserve for a large variety of birds. Actually was going looking for waxwings as thought there may be some there. Just driving along and spotted a whole flock of them in trees at the side of the road. Could barely park the car for excitement! Anyway they were up in the trees so all shots are looking upwards.
Have only cropped, sharpened and changed the white balance setting. The sky really was that colour. Have also now discovered how to change the background colour of the montage. Always learning Wink Thanks for C&Cs on last upload.

Camera:Canon EOS 450D
Lens:75-300mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Waxwings
Username:moiral moiral
Uploaded:15 Nov 2010 - 8:02 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Montrose basin, Waxwings, Wildlife / nature
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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 8:23 AM

Very well captured, Moira, great against that beautiful blue sky. Carol

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 8:34 AM

Two great shots against that lovely blue sky

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franken
franken e2 Member 113096 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 8:39 AM

Very nice.

Ken

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gingerdelight
15 Nov 2010 - 8:49 AM

Beautiful, and so nicely presented.
Carol

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 8:54 AM

nicely set out
lovely shots

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tashi
tashi  32 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 8:56 AM

Two lovely images and very beautifully presented. Congrats.
Rani

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 10:21 AM

Two great shots.

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jeb2012
jeb2012  4 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2010 - 10:28 AM

Excellent capture

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kishanm14
kishanm14  5 India
15 Nov 2010 - 10:43 AM

Both lovely images with blue.

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hasslebladuk e2 Member 4hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 10:54 AM

What a great capture
mike

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Canadiann
Canadiann  4 Canada2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 12:01 PM

Hi Moira, these are beautiful birds and very well captured Love that blue sky and your presentation is so interesting and different. Well done Moira.
Ann xxx

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2010 - 5:49 PM

One of these, on its own, would make a great shot

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johnjones
johnjones  4 England
15 Nov 2010 - 7:19 PM

A brill shot and love the presentation.
jj

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bromley-smith
15 Nov 2010 - 10:16 PM

Excellent images Moira, beautiful birds and presentation.
Tony

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mishu78
mishu78  4 Canada
16 Nov 2010 - 4:27 AM

Wonderful images Moira! Nicely presented.

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Andree_Borrel
16 Nov 2010 - 10:46 AM

Most appealing and eye catching

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Frase
Frase e2 Member 6Frase vcard Scotland
16 Nov 2010 - 7:49 PM

Superb work , well done.
Don

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Pegon
Pegon  978 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Nov 2010 - 10:13 PM

An excellent capture and presentation Moira.
Pete.

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raygregson
raygregson e2 Member 6raygregson vcard United Kingdom
17 Nov 2010 - 1:23 PM

fantastic image moira,well presented.ray

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2010 - 5:00 AM

We used to get flocks of these Cedar Waxwings around here, then they vanished and have never returned, looks like you got them Smile
Rgds., JIm
PS. Once again I like the collage Moira!

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jayatu
jayatu  3 India
28 Nov 2010 - 3:25 AM

lovely image

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