Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Willow Hide Cock Chaffinch

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

A **** chaffinch close to the Willow Hide at Slimbridge, the colourful background is provided by a willow tree. This is the same handsome little fellow that I uploaded a week ago.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:150.0 - 500.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 235.9 - 786.4 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:3 Mar 2014 - 11:34 AM
Focal Length:370mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual Temperature (Kelvin)
Title:Willow Hide Cock Chaffinch
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:16 Mar 2014 - 12:18 AM
Tags:Glos, Slimbridge, Wildfowl & wetlands trust, Wildlife / nature
Votes:59

Comments

Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
16 Mar 2014 - 12:22 AM

Fine shot Ed, nice detail,
Fred.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 12:25 AM

Sunshiny--what a beautiful image!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 12:25 AM

Great capture EdSmile

Cliff

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

User_Removed
16 Mar 2014 - 12:28 AM

Perfect detail, wonderful capture.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 1:24 AM

A super capture Ed. Great details.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 1:41 AM

You must be thrilled with the results with the D60 and big lens.
Stunning image Ed.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 1:41 AM

Oops 60D - I'll get it right yet!
Kate Blush

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 1:44 AM

A beauty Ed GrinGrin

kathryn

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 5:12 AM

Lovely sharp capture.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 5:56 AM

Top class, Ed. Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bobhowell
bobhowell e2 Member 1bobhowell vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 6:04 AM

stunning detail and great how he has his head held high, Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
16 Mar 2014 - 6:34 AM

Posing perfectly in beautiful light Ed! John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 6:53 AM

stunning detail and bg

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 7:18 AM

SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
16 Mar 2014 - 7:26 AM

Nice one!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 7:53 AM

Perfect pose for a perfect picture Ed. Well done.
Peter.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnneB50
AnneB50 e2 Member 2108 forum postsAnneB50 vcard Scotland18 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 8:52 AM

He is a handsome chap

Anne

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 9:07 AM

A super sharp image, Ed - beautifully posed and taken.

Richard

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

livinglevels
livinglevels e2 Member 2livinglevels vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 9:25 AM

Great sharp image and nicely blurred background.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 10:26 AM

Many thanks for the user award Carol, it is greatly appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 12:12 PM

Excellent shot Ed..GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 12:16 PM

Coloured beauty Ed. Had plenty of these around in Wales yesterday !!
Ron

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 3:19 PM

Beautiful capture!
Diane

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9101 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 4:31 PM

Nice shot Ed.
Lovely sharp detail.

Derek

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

oldgreyheron
oldgreyheron e2 Member 7124 forum postsoldgreyheron vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 5:20 PM

Great image Ed. The contrasting soft background and its colour works well with the super sharp detail of the chaffinch.

Mike

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 6:04 PM

A beautiful capture Ed
Ju

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 6:21 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
16 Mar 2014 - 7:58 PM

A super capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

michaelo
michaelo e2 Member 7michaelo vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 8:27 PM

beautiful capture!!!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10473 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2014 - 10:53 PM

A fine specimen Ed. Full of colour and detail.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 8:01 AM

Good shot, Ed, the detail is excellent, as is the colour rendition.
Shame about the harsh light on its right leg / foot - but that's wiuldlife photography for you..!
Hope you have been keeping well and out of mischief while I've been away?!

Simon

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 8:47 AM

Good pose and detail Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 8:54 AM

Super shot Ed, plumage detail is very good.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 11:18 AM

Wonderful detail and and a very nice 'pose', and I do like the colour coordination across the frame.
R.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 7:49 PM

Superb detail Ed.
Brian.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41046 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
17 Mar 2014 - 9:52 PM

Looking good against that background, Ed.

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Mar 2014 - 11:02 AM

Lovely image,

Ali Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.