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Going back through a lot of old files and tidying things up a little recently, as I have not had time to get out much to get any new shots.

This is from a session I did last April, where I staged a feeding station with some blossom covered perches.

I would have prefered the Marsh Tit to be a little closer to the blossom, but hope you like the shot.

Many thanks for taking the time to look and comment on my images, as always I appreciate your thoughts.

Hope you are all well.

Phil

Camera:Nikon D50 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma 170-500
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Marsh & Blossom
Username:phil_j phil_j
Uploaded:23 Jan 2009 - 7:31 PM
Tags:General, Wildlife / nature
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cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 7:37 PM

works for me.lesley

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SueTurner
SueTurner  981 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 7:39 PM

like the way he is looking at the blossom, adds another dimension to this lovely image

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skewey
skewey  831 forum posts England
23 Jan 2009 - 7:40 PM

Another stunner Phil.
Paul

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chase
chase Critique Team 81115 forum postschase vcard England234 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 7:41 PM

A good capture with that splash of pink Phil.Nice detail & well isolated from the bg.

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Magpiemick
23 Jan 2009 - 7:43 PM

Very Nice image ....... Phil..

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CanonMan
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23 Jan 2009 - 7:49 PM

Lovely shot.

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NatalieKinnear
23 Jan 2009 - 7:50 PM

A beautiful, peaceful feel to this image. Lovely and sharp with good detail.
Natalie

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CherryMartin
23 Jan 2009 - 7:53 PM

fantastic capture.

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franken
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23 Jan 2009 - 8:01 PM

Another superb capture!

Ken

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Steve_S
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23 Jan 2009 - 8:04 PM

Excellent capture
Steve

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Scaramanga
Scaramanga e2 Member 637 forum postsScaramanga vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 8:22 PM

Gorgeous composition, fabulous details and colours.

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91885 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 8:23 PM

It's a lovely image Phil. The blossom adds a really nice touch.
Brian.

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TerryMcK
TerryMcK  571 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 8:27 PM

A very appealing image with the bird & the blossom complimenting each other. Well captured.
Terry

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casson
casson  8 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 - 8:28 PM

A well deserved
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john

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patman
patman  8 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2009 - 8:38 PM

excellent work...patman

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Stace
Stace e2 Member 6Stace vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 8:41 PM

Great capture, superb composition

Stace

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motorsportpictures

Very good shot, such great colours and such great detail...
Scott

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chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 5143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 9:17 PM

A superb image, beautiful composition.
David

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blacky
blacky  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 9:20 PM

excellen shot

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User_Removed
23 Jan 2009 - 9:44 PM

What is there not to like about this photograph.

The juxtaposition of bird and blossom works a treat. The sharpness is excellent and the depth of field provides for the perfect subject to background separation.

Excellent photography and one I'll definitely be awarding Smile

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Maiwand
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23 Jan 2009 - 9:52 PM

First rate shot Phil and many congrats on your award.
Ron

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 10:04 PM

A splendid view and gret reminder of spring!
JEnnnn

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phil_j
phil_j  8133 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 10:11 PM

Thank you all very much indeed, and to Barrie THANK YOU, my first Premier Award, to say I'm chuffed would be an understatement!!!.

Phil

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Barbaraj
Barbaraj  7450 forum posts England
23 Jan 2009 - 10:12 PM

A great eye catcher.

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 10:27 PM

Super flower shot Phil and what abonus for a coaly to settle next to it.
Seriously well planned shot and good dof and bg also well detailed to get this little rocket still long enough
Richard

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MRSbiscuit60
23 Jan 2009 - 11:06 PM

I think this is gorgeous. Trish

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bfgstew
bfgstew  7668 forum posts England105 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2009 - 11:27 PM

Good feeling isn't it Phil.....Wink
Superb and very worthy award.
Stewart

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23 Jan 2009 - 11:40 PM

Lovely comp Phil... super detailed image... congrats on the well deserved PA!

Jon

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shelldud
shelldud  5 England
24 Jan 2009 - 12:26 AM

beautiful shot

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KangaGal
KangaGal  664 forum posts Australia
24 Jan 2009 - 1:06 AM

Fantastic contrast of colours. Love this and all your work.
Jenny

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2009 - 5:31 AM

Absolutely beautiful, Phil. Carol

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kishanm14
kishanm14  5 India
24 Jan 2009 - 9:46 AM

Excellent image my friend.

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tim g
tim g  10 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2009 - 10:28 AM

a delightful capture


Tim

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91885 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2009 - 10:58 AM

Congratulations on the award Phil - well done indeed.
Brian.

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SoulOfNature
24 Jan 2009 - 4:10 PM

A gorgeous capture,well presented.

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LesF
LesF  7175 forum posts8 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2009 - 5:56 PM

Just superb, sharp as a pin.

LesF

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FeatherFriend
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25 Jan 2009 - 10:19 AM

A beauty Phil, congrats on the award,
Geoff.

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norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2009 - 7:41 PM

Well done on the award,worth going through the old files then!
Superb capture.................

Tony.

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ringyneck  7293 forum posts United Kingdom18 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jan 2009 - 11:55 PM

Outstanding.
Keith

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Skye24Blue
26 Jan 2009 - 11:14 PM

Spectacular, Phil and so deserving of the award.
Cheers, Mac

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brianhaslam
30 Jan 2009 - 4:59 PM

Well done.

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viscostatic
30 Jan 2009 - 8:38 PM

Magical.

Phil.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2009 - 3:40 PM

A beautiful reminder of what's to come later this year, the colours and composition are first class

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phototime  8 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2009 - 10:46 PM

Wow! This is a wonderful shot,fantastic colours and detail

Mo

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AlanWillis
9 Jul 2009 - 2:11 PM

Great shot
worth 200 votes
Alan

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