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Many thanks for your votes on the Dunlin, much appreciated.

Another wader Today taken in Cleveland!

Have a great day.

Bill

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D7100 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:50.0-500.0 mm f/4.0-6.3
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:3 Sep 2013 - 4:29 PM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.3
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Oystercatcher
Username:richmowil richmowil
Uploaded:5 Sep 2013 - 12:06 AM
Tags:Haematopus ostralegus, Oystercatcher, Rock, Sea, Seaweed, Wader, Water, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:70
Voters:rontear · Badgerfred · fificat100 · andylea · Potra · Lynniesefforts · WesternRed · Hermanus · Daisymaye · pollisher · GeorgePlatis · Jeddahknight111 · cats_123 · Nikonuser1 · Lillian · Alan_Baseley · M_squared · fentiger · RobertTurley · Mike_Reid · WhiteRose1 · Nigeve1 · User_Removed · mex · DicksPics · EileenH · HuddersfieldHil · Tish1 · digital_boi · lonely_oryx · AlexAppleby · prabhusinha · S_Psharma · SammyRatFan · barbarahirst · A Booth · mikbee · ColleenA · Hazelmouse · Fefe · bobsblues · jasonrwl · JuBarney · danbrann · Brian65 · jovanovic · Holmewood · anglingandyq · Mike_Smith · Jenny-D · capto · ValeryAst · Val Prowse · tomcat · debu · ChiliMan · Maiwand · alligatorpants · KingBee · Terces_Resop · ali63 · stuart1963 · nabil1 · georgiepoolie · sparrowhawk · Irishkate · Mavis · canonfan · DerekL · Glostopcat ·
Views:195
Unique Views:86

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
5 Sep 2013 - 12:18 AM

Excellent Bill, love that glint in the eye, super composition,
Fred.

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fificat100
5 Sep 2013 - 12:23 AM

A super capture. Well taken - and the bird is placed perfectly in the frame.

Lavina

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Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts Plus Member 4Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
5 Sep 2013 - 1:55 AM

Great image Bill..Love the twinkle in his eye GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin

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WesternRed
WesternRed Plus Member 4WesternRed vcard Australia
5 Sep 2013 - 2:32 AM

Lovely light in this excellent capture. Well done.
WesternRed.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 5:12 AM

A super detailed capture.......Sandy

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pollisher
pollisher  2 Scotland
5 Sep 2013 - 5:18 AM

A wonderful image Smile

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Jeddahknight111
Jeddahknight111 Plus Member 3Jeddahknight111 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 6:26 AM

Really well captured, nice to see it on a rock with the sea behind. Normally they are on a boring beach. Well doneSmile

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cats_123 Plus Member 114341 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 6:41 AM

well caught...500mm helps get close to these highly coloured birds Grin

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 7:00 AM

Well captured Bill, like the red eyes, great imageSmile


Cliff

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 7:11 AM

Great shot
Lillian

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M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 4M_squared vcard United Kingdom
5 Sep 2013 - 7:34 AM

Well captured.

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Mike_Reid
Mike_Reid  745 forum posts Scotland
5 Sep 2013 - 7:53 AM

Nice capture Bill
MikeSmile

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DicksPics Plus Member 4DicksPics vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 8:48 AM

Well detailed, Bill

Richard

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EileenH
EileenH  2 United Kingdom
5 Sep 2013 - 9:19 AM

Beautiful captureSmile

Eileen

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HuddersfieldHil

Fabulous shot Bill lovely colours and great eyeSmileSmile

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digital_boi
5 Sep 2013 - 10:19 AM

good steady mitt at 500mm Bill well timed like the rising water on the right and the catchlight in the eye finishes it off well

Graham

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lonely_oryx
5 Sep 2013 - 11:11 AM

Shows the environment well

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AlexAppleby
5 Sep 2013 - 11:28 AM

Excellent shot of one of my favourite birds.

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 11:46 AM

Well taken.

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 11:55 AM

A great nature image.

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A Booth
A Booth  13 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 1:48 PM

wonderful capture, the colours and detail in the beak and plumage - first class.

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 3:33 PM

Good shot in the rocky surroundings.
Mick.

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ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 2295 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 3:40 PM


Quote: Wonderful capture, the colours and detail in the beak and plumage - first class.

An excellent capture

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Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 6:09 PM

Lovely shot, love the eyeGrin
Diane

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bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 6:19 PM

Excellent shot Bill good detail.
Rob

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jasonrwl Plus Member 5699 forum postsjasonrwl vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 7:04 PM

Nice capture Bill - one of my favourites
Jason

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JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 4JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 7:05 PM

A splendid capture
Ju

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danbrann
danbrann Plus Member 10532 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 7:07 PM

Good detail throughout.Your knowledge of bird life and species is really coming to the fore.

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Holmewood
Holmewood Plus Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
5 Sep 2013 - 9:45 PM

Great shot Bill. Cathy

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anglingandyq Plus Member 2anglingandyq vcard England
5 Sep 2013 - 9:47 PM

a beautiful capture Bill

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith Plus Member 8225 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 10:10 PM

Cracking shot Bill, you been down this end for this one

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capto Plus Member 32490 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2013 - 11:21 PM

Excellent quality image.Smile

ivor

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
6 Sep 2013 - 5:40 AM

A super capture, Bill, and very well takenSmile
Regards Valery

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Val Prowse
Val Prowse Plus Member 12Val Prowse vcard England
6 Sep 2013 - 6:41 PM

Good capture, very sharp and detailed. I like the turbulent water behind.

Val

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debu
debu  5 India
7 Sep 2013 - 11:52 AM

Lovely image.
debu

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan Plus Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 12:25 PM

Wow...razor sharp and so well exposed! Superb capture Smile

Andrew

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 4:23 PM

Top drawer shot Bill. Razor like detail all the way through.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom80 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 12:48 AM

A great close up of this lovely bird.
Tried to capture these in the Hebrides but they flew off!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Mavis
Mavis Plus Member 13143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 10:17 PM

Superb capture, great colours & composition . I just love it . You do get around .

You should have got in touch as we were only 10 minutes away . I could have made you some scones ! Smile

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