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A few Starlings take to the air at Gretna

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:25 Nov 2011 - 4:21 PM
Focal Length:70mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/10sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Starling Parade
Username:danbrann danbrann
Uploaded:8 Apr 2013 - 9:23 AM
Tags:In flight., Murmuration, Starlings, Wildlife / nature
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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 9:26 AM

Whirling against that wonderful sky Danny, a magical moment, and thanks for the showing.

Dougie

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41124 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 9:40 AM

The motion blur gives a different take on the murmuration, Danny. Very effective.

Dave

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 9:57 AM

Stunning photography Danny

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8531 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1094 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:02 AM

The trees seem to be swirling too.
Moira

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:04 AM

An incredible sight, Danny, and taken against such a wonderful sky. Carol

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STUARTHILL758
STUARTHILL758 e2 Member 1233 forum postsSTUARTHILL758 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:24 AM

Stunning capture

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR e2 Member 8BarbaraR vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:51 AM

An amazing natural sight, well captured.
Lovely sky colour.

B.

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 11:06 AM

A wonderful capture Danny SmileSmileSmile
Helen

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 12:12 PM

Wonderful image and capture.

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franken
franken e2 Member 123272 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 12:33 PM

A truly wonderful image here Dan.

Ken

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Humblebee
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8 Apr 2013 - 12:49 PM

A wonderful image, Dan, those few starlings look fantastic against the marvellous sky ... Carol Grin

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 2:02 PM

The most wonderful murmuration sunset scene Danny!!
Lillian

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 2:27 PM

Wow! That could be scary overhead. Great shot......Sandy

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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9200 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 2:53 PM

Love how they are all blurred giving a feeling of speed and how we have some detail in the ones at the front of the frame. Nice work.
TY

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 2leontari vcard Greece
8 Apr 2013 - 3:19 PM

Amazing capture!!
Effrossini

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derekhansen
derekhansen e2 Member 6200 forum postsderekhansen vcard United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 3:53 PM

A superior murmeration image Dan. Very well done.
Derek

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64840 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:38 PM

Great to see it against that red sky. Unusual. Smile

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JohnChambersPhotography

A red sky and movement on the murmeration Good shutter speed Danny, works a treat.

John

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44302 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 6:23 PM

Magnificent, Danny...I can imagine the sound was pretty special as well.

Malc

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pollisher
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8 Apr 2013 - 7:31 PM

Wow, I'm heading to Gretna. Smile

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2215 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:59 PM

Waaaaw! This is Amazing SmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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longhoss
longhoss e2 Member 4longhoss vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 - 9:28 PM

great image Danny
lovely colours
Glyn

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:19 PM

Great capture of this flight Dan.
Joan.

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