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Had a great experience with this bird, it actually took some food from my hand, which is highly unusual, also let me get pretty close with the camera until the sound of the shutter scared it off.
used the same tecnique as my last upload to blur bright parts of the background.
Mo

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Camera:Canon EOS 350D
Lens:EF75-300mm
Recording media:ISO200
Title:Long Tailed Tit 2
Username:MoWiz MoWiz
Uploaded:6 Feb 2006 - 12:24 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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ericfaragh
ericfaragh e2 Member 11121 forum postsericfaragh vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 12:27 AM

Lovely clarity, excellent capture, well done.

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Rock
Rock e2 Member 12Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 12:38 AM

This is a good shot and I know how difficult they are to take a shot of as they flit about very quickly. We had six in our garden and it was a pleasure to watch them.
Well Done.
Rock

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JouŠo
JouŠo e2 Member 1056 forum postsJouŠo vcard Finland
6 Feb 2006 - 12:49 AM

Seems that my old lens produces excellent images....I want it back! LOL...


Jouko

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glenalva
glenalva e2 Member 8324 forum postsglenalva vcard Scotland
6 Feb 2006 - 12:57 AM

I can never see enough pictures of these little birds, they're so cute. Lovely shot.

Alison

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tull
tull e2 Member 11181 forum poststull vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 1:01 AM

Immaculate capture Mo,top draw mate.

Mark.

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dalischone
dalischone e2 Member 10293 forum postsdalischone vcard Scotland
6 Feb 2006 - 1:10 AM

Another cracker Mo, great detail, light and clarity.

Tracy

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thorn
thorn e2 Member 10124 forum poststhorn vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 1:15 AM

Hi Mo,glad you had such a brilliant experience with this little bird,he is so beautiful and so is the photograph,astounding work.Take care.AnnSmile

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arnieg
arnieg e2 Member 10682 forum postsarnieg vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 1:18 AM

great capture
arnie

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sputnki
sputnki e2 Member 10sputnki vcard Canada
6 Feb 2006 - 1:31 AM

Whoa! What did you feed him, a roast? I think your technique is stuff them so full they can't achieve liftoff!

Great shot!

Doug

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KBan
KBan e2 Member 9468 forum postsKBan vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 1:45 AM

another belter Mo
keith

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angelamary
angelamary e2 Member 9angelamary vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 2:00 AM

How wonderful that it fed from your hand! A really lovely shot, with great details. Well caught!

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Rayner
Rayner e2 Member 10Rayner vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 2:06 AM

lovely capture Mo

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VinceJones
VinceJones e2 Member 9862 forum postsVinceJones vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 2:23 AM

A cracking shot Mo. One to be very pleased with indeed.

Vince

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Wooly
Wooly e2 Member 9112 forum postsWooly vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 2:35 AM

Excellent Mo, great detail.

Alan

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Leo
Leo e2 Member 1345 forum postsLeo vcard England9 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 2:35 AM

Excellent Mo, beautifully sharp and your blurred b/g has come off well. I tend to select the main interest, invert and use lens blur in PS CS2, I find it gives a more realistic look to the blurring, than gaussian but however you did yours, it's realistic enough in my bookSmile

Leo

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Shane136
Shane136 e2 Member 1163 forum postsShane136 vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 2:52 AM

Another lovely image

Shane

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daringdaphne
daringdaphne e2 Member 1082 forum postsdaringdaphne vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 3:00 AM

Lovely tones, work, and composition.

(*.*)D
Regards D

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jan 1
jan 1 e2 Member 10jan 1 vcard Netherlands
6 Feb 2006 - 3:05 AM

Excellent shot, Mo.
Very well done.
Jan

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 3:24 AM

Nice little bird with a tail bigger than his is--Good camera work!

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ChazB
ChazB e2 Member 964 forum postsChazB vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 3:36 AM

Superb detail in the feathers, well captured!
Charlotte

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chase
chase Critique Team 91118 forum postschase vcard England242 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 3:41 AM

This is good Mo,a lovely image,so well captured,you lucky thing you!Love the pose.Don't you just love it when a plan comes together?..
Janet

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Nixy
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6 Feb 2006 - 3:44 AM

The larger version is great,the detail on the birds feathers truly stunning and very well captured!!,Nick.

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exposure
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6 Feb 2006 - 3:49 AM

Another beautiful image light detail tones and composition.
Pauline.

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 9ChristineD vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 5:32 AM

Great capture.

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lizziew
lizziew e2 Member 9lizziew vcard
6 Feb 2006 - 5:39 AM

another great capture mo lovely clear detail and good colour........liz

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User_Removed
6 Feb 2006 - 5:55 AM

Wonderful shot Mo and worth the effort and feed!

Victor

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netti spaghetti
netti spaghetti e2 Member 10netti spaghetti vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 5:55 AM

This is beautifully taken Mo. The detail you have captured is amazing! This really deserves a Readers Choice Award and pleased I'm the last of the 30 clicks! Cheers for your comments today
netti

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A Booth
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6 Feb 2006 - 6:07 AM

excellent detail -effective blurring of the background.

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Kim Walton
Kim Walton e2 Member 11144 forum postsKim Walton vcard United Kingdom30 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 6:32 AM

No need to give an extra click,but this deserves it.
Nice composition,great shot.
Kim

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Tom_H
Tom_H e2 Member 1048 forum postsTom_H vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 6:35 AM

Now your just showing off - I can't get the little beggars to sit still long enough in the current appalling light! Well done mate.

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aussiechikie
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6 Feb 2006 - 6:42 AM

The detail is surprising.
I like it very much.
Katie x

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ChristineL
6 Feb 2006 - 7:29 AM

A lovely capture of this beautiful little bird, great colours and detail,
Chris.

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55jase
55jase e2 Member 9186 forum posts55jase vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 8:08 AM

you really do take some outstanding shots your work on birds is awesome.
jase

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pcjackso
pcjackso Junior e2 Member 9pcjackso vcard
6 Feb 2006 - 8:23 AM

Just Beautiful.wonderful shot
Pauline

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Mavis
Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 8:24 AM

A really great capture . I know how quick they are to take flight . You have done so well . Love it . xx

Just came back and read your comment !! Fed out of your hand . Never heard of such a thing..... Wonderful xx

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PatrickSmith
PatrickSmith e2 Member 91205 forum postsPatrickSmith vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 8:55 AM

First the bird was eating out of your hand, now we are!
Patrick

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Jasbe
Jasbe e2 Member 9116 forum postsJasbe vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 9:00 AM

Very nice capture Mo.
Jason

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jimbocarroll
jimbocarroll e2 Member 930 forum postsjimbocarroll vcard Ireland
6 Feb 2006 - 9:08 AM

Great shot Mo, ill have to spend some time catching up on your portfolio

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dannyk
dannyk e2 Member 10dannyk vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 9:10 AM

just superb, what a brilliant shot.

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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 9:14 AM

Stunning work again Mo
Mike

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Gavin
Gavin e2 Member 10Gavin vcard
6 Feb 2006 - 9:42 AM

Beautiful colour & detail

Gavin

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BerthaDBluze
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6 Feb 2006 - 9:51 AM

Wonderful detail and colors. great work on the background! Smile

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 10:05 AM

Lucky devil you, I always find these birds very shy.....Nice work Mo.

Ade

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MalcolmS
MalcolmS e2 Member 91107 forum postsMalcolmS vcard England13 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 10:14 AM

Almost 3D Mo, great capture

Malcolm

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ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 9140 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 11:10 AM

A beauty Mo. Well caught
Val

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GeoffRichard
GeoffRichard e2 Member 9GeoffRichard vcard England
6 Feb 2006 - 12:30 PM

Great shot Mo!
Geoff

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Keelo
Keelo e2 Member 11Keelo vcard Australia
6 Feb 2006 - 12:35 PM

You're getting pretty good at these now Mo, another beauty.

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Pegon
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6 Feb 2006 - 12:49 PM

Superb shot Mo , excellent detail .
Pete .

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jacquienewsham
jacquienewsham e2 Member 1071 forum postsjacquienewsham vcard United Kingdom
6 Feb 2006 - 1:13 PM

great shot and capture
samantha

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Glamrox
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6 Feb 2006 - 2:19 PM

outstanding detail

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johnjrp
johnjrp e2 Member 10431 forum postsjohnjrp vcard Australia5 Constructive Critique Points
6 Feb 2006 - 2:57 PM

Very nice. Must be quite tame. click. John

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highlander
highlander  1032 forum posts Scotland
6 Feb 2006 - 9:22 PM

The large version is outstanding Mo...beautiful focal excellence is the best way I could explain such a perfect bird exposure.
Doug.

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joko
joko e2 Member 10joko vcard Bulgaria
6 Feb 2006 - 10:44 PM

Excellent capture!

Jivko

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MarkT
MarkT e2 Member 10119 forum postsMarkT vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Feb 2006 - 3:45 AM

Superb shot.

Mark.

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PhillsPhotography
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7 Feb 2006 - 7:28 AM

lovely shot m8
i wanna get one of these

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nolongeramember

wowwww beautiful light and perfect shot superb Smile)

Nikki

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kinfatric e2 Member 10550 forum postskinfatric vcard Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
7 Feb 2006 - 9:31 AM

Beautiful shot Mo' and an interesting description

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Portknockie
Portknockie e2 Member 1048 forum postsPortknockie vcard Scotland
7 Feb 2006 - 9:42 AM

Beautiful shot...Dont get them round here will have to goto Avimore....and try my luck...Smile

DonSmile

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MoWiz e2 Member 9114 forum postsMoWiz vcard United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 - 9:47 AM

Thanks again for all your comments, as always much appreciated
MO

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Hawkgenes
Hawkgenes e2 Member 9Hawkgenes vcard United Kingdom
7 Feb 2006 - 11:47 AM

I just love these little birds and this is an excellent capture of one.

Hawk

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jcaslin
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8 Feb 2006 - 11:57 PM

Great shot. I love the composition

John

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Retnyap
Retnyap e2 Member 928 forum postsRetnyap vcard
12 Feb 2006 - 4:17 AM

I love these characters, the predictable way they flock. The shot really accentuates the chubby face. Stunning detail and well worked.
Davey P.

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Gray22
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25 Feb 2006 - 7:34 AM

Another cracker mate... 5

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