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Another from the aviary at Chester Zoo

Brand:Pentax Corporation
Camera:Pentax K10D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:24 May 2012 - 2:01 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Weaver Bird & Nest
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:20 Jun 2012 - 7:33 AM
Tags:Bird, Chester zoo, Nest, Pets / captive animals, Weaver bird, Wildlife / nature
Votes:51

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 7:45 AM

What a beautiful bird, perfect DOF and what a pose!
Where is he from?

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 8:08 AM

They are amazing builders!
Carole

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 8:11 AM

He is not happy being photographed. A fantastic catch.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 8:53 AM

Wonderful shot, Alan.
Ronnie.

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England210 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 9:01 AM

Well timed capture here Alan

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digital_boi
20 Jun 2012 - 10:36 AM

good one a fine capture Alan

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41066 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:54 AM

Bird with nest, well captured, Alan.

Dave

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 11:40 AM

Superb shot Alan. An excellent capture.
Ron

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 12:02 PM

An athletic little bird !!
Good shot Alan.
Mick.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 12:17 PM

Exceptional!

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Buddhadev
Buddhadev  2 India
20 Jun 2012 - 2:25 PM

Really.... Nice captured...... Smile

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7134 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 3:18 PM

A superb capture, Alan, such enchanting little birds. Carol

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bunbeam
bunbeam  9 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2012 - 8:01 PM

amazing, love it
bunSmile

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HELANA
HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
20 Jun 2012 - 8:28 PM

lovely cuupture,Alan.beautiful bird and with nest.
Elena

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 9:29 PM

A rare capture.
Very beautiful.

B.

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8799 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1613 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 10:06 PM

These birds produce amazing nests, great capture Alan.

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jun 2012 - 11:22 PM

Excellent capture Alan, a wonderful image,well done..Lin

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jun 2012 - 6:55 AM

Great work on both sides of the camera!
Johanna

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