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Hi all, hope you're enjoying your weekend. Rain has stopped play here at the moment, hope it brightens for the balloon festival.

Anyway here is a gull, I got a bit closer to it than I would have liked really, it was a little to friendly I'm sure it wanted to land on my head. At one point it was trotting down the beach following us, didn't manage to get any shots of that though, too busy running away lol. Wish the sky was a bit better it looks pretty non-descript but I like how the birdie looks Smile

Camera:Nikon D50 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikkor 70-300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Take me home!
Username:moocow moocow
Uploaded:15 Aug 2009 - 5:39 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Admiral_Frost
Admiral_Frost e2 Member 5Admiral_Frost vcard England
15 Aug 2009 - 5:53 PM

I think I know him he likes crabs lol
Great shot.
Dave

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GillyB
GillyB e2 Member 9316 forum postsGillyB vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2009 - 6:05 PM

Perfectly positioned in the frame Liz, lovely feather detail.

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fatmod
fatmod e2 Member 8fatmod vcard England
15 Aug 2009 - 6:18 PM

super inflight shot

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janty66
janty66  7 England
15 Aug 2009 - 6:43 PM

great capture...

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shandoor
shandoor e2 Member 5shandoor vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2009 - 6:59 PM

Wow a superb inflight image with pin sharp detail wonderful lighting congrats
Alexa

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lawbert
lawbert e2 Member 71779 forum postslawbert vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2009 - 7:41 PM

I am a big fan of inflight images and they tend to be what I always set up for.
Now this Gull of yours is spot on in my book..sharp as you like showing incredible feather detail and the all important eye and beak are led to my eye in the framing.
The sky may be a little bland..but thats the sky sometimes!!..theres always the option for a little photoshop work to gently enhance it!!
All the Best
Paul

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2009 - 8:03 PM

Super in flight capture.
Joan.

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CaptainTweaky
CaptainTweaky e2 Member 5CaptainTweaky vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2009 - 10:13 PM

Graceful and elegant - really nice image
David

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iancam
iancam e2 Member 6iancam vcard England
16 Aug 2009 - 5:47 AM

Superb capture
Ian

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KBan
KBan e2 Member 9468 forum postsKBan vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2009 - 7:38 PM

good feather detail here Liz
keith

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Lorraine_Wallace
Lorraine_Wallace e2 Member 5Lorraine_Wallace vcard United Kingdom
16 Aug 2009 - 8:28 PM

Nice detailed capture Liz
Chris

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Traceyflowerpots
Traceyflowerpots e2 Member 7Traceyflowerpots vcard England
16 Aug 2009 - 8:40 PM

A great capture with nice detail.

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RTDS
RTDS e2 Member 6RTDS vcard Cyprus
17 Aug 2009 - 7:24 AM

Excellent in flight shot with awsome details.
Robert

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dweezil
dweezil e2 Member 6dweezil vcard England
17 Aug 2009 - 9:05 PM

Superb capture Liz pin sharp and a great comp
Craig

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Brilane
Brilane e2 Member 8Brilane vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
18 Aug 2009 - 1:59 PM

Good exposure.
Brian

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Pegon
Pegon e2 Member 978 forum postsPegon vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Aug 2009 - 4:31 PM

A cracking in-flight capture Liz. Well caught.
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D4V3
D4V3  5 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2009 - 9:09 PM

Juvenile gulls, often overlooked, have great definition in their feathers which you captured here so perfectly! Well done.

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FunnyTrickster
FunnyTrickster e2 Member 5FunnyTrickster vcard England
30 Oct 2009 - 9:43 AM

Great shot.

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