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Walking along at Warnham yesterday the Greylags are stil there so thought it might be nice to take a low angled photo of one. The only problem is when you get back up again you find it was not such a good idea as you are now covered in Goose Poo.. Ha still hope you like the photo. Bob

Brand:Canon
Lens:EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:12 May 2013 - 12:39 PM
Focal Length:340mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/1250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Greylag
Username:bobhowell bobhowell
Uploaded:13 May 2013 - 6:59 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
Votes:38

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Hermanus
Hermanus  1 South Africa
13 May 2013 - 7:03 AM

I really do like this image Bob !! Worth the stink you endured Smile A great photo !!

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brian17302
brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 7:28 AM

Great composition with the shallow DOF,super image Bob
Regards Brian

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johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 7:35 AM

Love the FG, beautiful...John

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 4Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 7:46 AM

Now this is a great composition
and yes, you certainly needed to get low
as the grass captured to the right and goose
all perfectly in shot with great POV
love it Bob
Lillian

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S_Psharma  1 India1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 8:11 AM

Excellent capture.

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 1111 forum postsColleenA vcard South Africa3 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 8:15 AM

What a stunning capture, love your use of DOFGrinGrinGrin....a great image

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jennialexander
jennialexander e2 Member 943 forum postsjennialexander vcard United Kingdom
13 May 2013 - 8:47 AM

Great DOF & composition Bob
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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 12:34 PM

So worth getting covered in the Goose Pooh! Fabulous image Bob - I love it.

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nealie
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13 May 2013 - 1:18 PM

This is just a great shot.

John

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
13 May 2013 - 1:24 PM

great shot love the dof well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4180 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 2:08 PM

I love this one Bob - it was a good idea and well worth rolling in the poo! Smile
Ann

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Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 2:46 PM

This is excellent Bob a lovely low Pov capture. And Bob i would crawl and lay in poo to get good shot. Grin
Gary

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GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2013 - 9:26 PM

Beautiful capture !
George

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
13 May 2013 - 10:05 PM

Love the photo. It was definitely worth it. Cathy

Last Modified By Holmewood at 13 May 2013 - 10:06 PM

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Jefflor
Jefflor  1 United Kingdom
15 May 2013 - 2:12 PM

Lovely shot.

Jeff

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