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Taken at Gigrin Farm

Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma 70-300 APO
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Twister
Username:Milvus Milvus
Uploaded:30 Apr 2007 - 8:58 AM
Tags:Redkite kite gigrin, Wildlife / nature
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Gecko
Gecko  825 forum posts Australia
30 Apr 2007 - 9:03 AM

Great action shot and detail. Pam

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daffydill56
30 Apr 2007 - 9:09 AM

A fabulous image with plenty of detail in the plumage. A great action shot, well done.

Fran

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NeilM
NeilM  8 England
30 Apr 2007 - 9:14 AM

well captured.

Neil

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csurry
csurry  129230 forum posts92 Constructive Critique Points
30 Apr 2007 - 1:55 PM

Fractionally oversharpened - there is a distinct halo around the head and tail area.

That said, I know how hard it is to get the kites just as they turn, so still a good shot, but it could be so much better with a little bit more care in post-processing.

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Guernseydan
30 Apr 2007 - 1:56 PM

Excellent timing! Very sharp image.

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Milvus
Milvus  7168 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 Apr 2007 - 7:53 PM

Thanks all - your comments are appreciated.

@ csurry. Thanks for your advice. I have the original in RAW so will try again!

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
27 May 2007 - 7:23 PM

Wow! That's quite a shot! JNC

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peter_oak
peter_oak  9 England
15 Nov 2007 - 1:28 PM

Superb shot not an easy suject,well taken.

Peter..

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