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Heard something happening behind me, so decoupled the camera from the tripod and managed to get one frame off.

Lucky, I guess...

Thanks for dropping by Smile

Bill

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:70.0-300.0 mm f/4.5-5.6
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:13 Jun 2012 - 2:07 PM
Focal Length:70mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.4
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Swan Song
Username:BillyGoatGruff BillyGoatGruff
Uploaded:27 Jun 2012 - 7:17 PM
Tags:Overcast day, Slimbridge, Swan, Wildfowl and wetlands trust, Wildlife / nature
Votes:16

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SueEley
SueEley e2 Member 8271 forum postsSueEley vcard Wales96 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2012 - 7:42 PM

Very lucky. Nice composition! You make your luck, I think.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41033 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2012 - 8:13 PM

Looks like the swan is about to attack the canoes!! Quick thinking and quick on the shutter. Nicely done, Bill.

Dave

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BillyGoatGruff
BillyGoatGruff e2 Member 7191 forum postsBillyGoatGruff vcard England199 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2012 - 8:46 PM

Ha ha! Yep, he was definitely on the prowl, Dave!

Thanks very much all....looks like this one is destined for digital oblivion, though Wink

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jun 2012 - 10:35 PM

Nice one Bill

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2012 - 9:42 AM

That was a fast reaction Bill, and captured well right down to the water droplets
and good movement
Lillian

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BillyGoatGruff
BillyGoatGruff e2 Member 7191 forum postsBillyGoatGruff vcard England199 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jun 2012 - 6:14 PM

Thanks peeps....not a complete dud, then Wink

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