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An Humboldt Penguin from Chester Zoo

Brand:PENTAX Corporation
Camera:Pentax K10D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:12 Oct 2008 - 12:43 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/9.5
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Penguin Portrait
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:20 Dec 2013 - 10:38 AM
Tags:Chester zoo, Humboldt penguin, Pets / captive animals, Spheniscus humboldti, Wildlife / nature
Votes:47

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digital_boi
20 Dec 2013 - 10:41 AM

love the pose

Graham

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 11:38 AM

Think you've been given the eye Alan. Superb picture. Peter.

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franken
franken e2 Member 113054 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 1:55 PM

Brilliant portrait Alan.

Ken

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 1:58 PM

Little poser!
Superbly captured, Alan!Smile

Richard

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 2:28 PM

Excellent close up.

Ali

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 3:02 PM

A splendid close up Alan.
Good tight head shot.
Super shot.
Mick.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32911 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 3:20 PM

A very well observed, composed, exposed and captured ornithological portrait with great colour and detail…

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2013 - 4:16 PM

Wonderful portrait. Cant stop looking at that marvellous expression on the Penguins face.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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netta1234
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20 Dec 2013 - 8:18 PM

This is BrilliantSmile
nettaSmile

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pamelajean
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20 Dec 2013 - 8:47 PM

Good detailed close shot Alan, and perfect background.

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
20 Dec 2013 - 10:10 PM

That is brilliant Alan. Cathy

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HELANA
HELANA e2 Member 4HELANA vcard United Kingdom
20 Dec 2013 - 11:05 PM

Great portrait, very sharp, love the eye.
Elena

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 7135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
21 Dec 2013 - 3:18 AM

Wow...great portraiture! Superb detail and standing out so well against that background.

He's giving you the suspicious eye, though Grin

Andrew

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
21 Dec 2013 - 7:34 AM


Quote: A very well observed, composed, exposed and captured ornithological portrait with great colour and detail… --- Iagree with Nathan !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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