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A shot from last week - taken on the clifftops of The Leas, South Sheilds, very near Frenchmans Bay! Monopod used!!

Many thanks for your votes on my House Sparrow image, yesterday. Very much appreciated!!

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:11 Nov 2013 - 3:06 PM
Focal Length:500mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.3
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Kestrel (m)
Username:richmowil richmowil
Uploaded:20 Nov 2013 - 12:14 AM
Tags:Bird of prey, Falco tinnunculus, Falcon, Kestrel, South sheilds, Thisles, Wild, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:83
Voters:wasper · achieverswales · debu · gwynn56 · Lynniesefforts · taggart · WesternRed · fificat100 · Tish1 · Davidroid · Ray12 · tonyguitar · SimonFletch · handlerstudio · Daisymaye · CarolG · cabbie · cats_123 · andylea · ali63 · Badgerfred · DicksPics · M_squared · dven · NaturesHaven · ray_paul · lynks · RobertTurley · barbarahirst · Nikonuser1 · fentiger · User_Removed · jdinne · EMJAYCEE · leontari · Arty · sparrowhawk · Alan_Baseley · Jeddahknight111 · Derek_Fearn · eviemay · mex · NDODS · S_Psharma · rontear · digital_boi · EileenH · danbrann · Fefe · ColleenA · GeorgePlatis · Niknut · paulb20 · Mike_Smith · tomcat · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · jovanovic · Mike_Young · kojak · netta1234 · helenlinda · Holmewood · ValeryAst · Bzox · capto · MalcolmM · AntHolloway · Brian65 · kuvailija · johncob · cheesey · Chinga · trevrob · ChristineD · Mike_S · PaulLiley · NeilWigan · georgiepoolie · accipiter · Glostopcat · Potra · uktruckie · brandish ·
Views:246
Unique Views:106

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achieverswales
20 Nov 2013 - 12:29 AM

Wonderful details and composition a cracking image Bill.

Regards

Trev.

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debu
debu  5 India
20 Nov 2013 - 12:40 AM

Lovely detailed image.
debu

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Lynniesefforts
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20 Nov 2013 - 12:51 AM

Such a beautiful image Bill.. A lovely looking bird, with wonderful detail and colour..GrinGrin

LynetteGrinGrin

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taggart
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20 Nov 2013 - 1:03 AM

Gosh, he is a pretty Kestrel-- A great capture!

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WesternRed
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20 Nov 2013 - 1:07 AM

Spot on focal length you captured those eyes great impact.Grin Well done Bill.
WesternRed.

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fificat100
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20 Nov 2013 - 1:11 AM

Such a beauty - extremely well captured indeed SmileSmile

Lavina

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20 Nov 2013 - 1:45 AM

Outstanding reproduction of all the features of the bird. \brilliant.

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Ray12
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20 Nov 2013 - 3:03 AM

Great shot... like it a lot Grin

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tonyguitar
20 Nov 2013 - 3:04 AM

These Kestrel of yours are pure gold. TG

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SimonFletch
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20 Nov 2013 - 3:12 AM

A superb image, Bill, spot on focusing, down to the catchlight in its eye.

Simon

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handlerstudio
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20 Nov 2013 - 3:16 AM

Beautiful shot bill. Great use od DOF.

Peter

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Nov 2013 - 7:10 AM

pin sharp detail bill brilliant tones and colours a real cracker nice one Wink
andy

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ali63
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20 Nov 2013 - 7:21 AM

Great shot he's a beauty,

Ali

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Badgerfred
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20 Nov 2013 - 7:52 AM

Excellent Bill, great pose and detail,
Fred.

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DicksPics
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20 Nov 2013 - 7:59 AM

A superb image, Bill.
The subtlety of the colours and feather details are excellent.

Richard

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M_squared
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20 Nov 2013 - 8:00 AM

Beautiful image. Well captured.

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NaturesHaven
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20 Nov 2013 - 8:06 AM

Beautiful bird beautifully photographed..........GrinGrinGrinGrin

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
20 Nov 2013 - 8:53 AM

A delightful pin sharp capture.

Albert

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
20 Nov 2013 - 9:26 AM

Excellent, superb detail, pose and great dof.

John

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EMJAYCEE
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20 Nov 2013 - 9:29 AM

to get such an excellent image is wonderful, and in the natural surroundings even more so.
Joan.

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20 Nov 2013 - 9:30 AM

Wonderful composition, great detail colour and pose, Bill.
Effrossini

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20 Nov 2013 - 9:58 AM

Lovely detail well capturedSmile

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20 Nov 2013 - 10:45 AM

Top quality photography Bill, a real please to view

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Nov 2013 - 10:47 AM

Outstanding nature study

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rontear
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20 Nov 2013 - 10:51 AM

Excellent image of a bird I have yet to capture, beautifully elusive Bill.
Ron

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digital_boi
20 Nov 2013 - 11:34 AM

special

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2013 - 12:34 PM

Beautiful captureSmile

Eileen

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danbrann
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20 Nov 2013 - 1:15 PM

What a tremendous capture. Superb.

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ColleenA
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20 Nov 2013 - 3:19 PM

Superb detail and clarity...great use of dof...splendid photography

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20 Nov 2013 - 5:43 PM

Great Image Bill,like the new updates on your portfolio.
cheers Mick.

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Mike_Smith
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20 Nov 2013 - 6:51 PM

What a cracking Kestrel shot Bill, all the awards are well deserved

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20 Nov 2013 - 6:52 PM

Top drawer stuff Bill

Adrian

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helenlinda
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20 Nov 2013 - 8:25 PM

A superb capture of this colourful bird - Helen SmileSmile

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20 Nov 2013 - 8:55 PM

Fantastic image Bill. Cathy

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ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
20 Nov 2013 - 9:06 PM

Wow! What a great portrait, Bill!Smile
Regards Valery

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20 Nov 2013 - 10:13 PM

Smashing detail.Smile

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21 Nov 2013 - 3:26 PM


Quote: Such a beauty - extremely well captured indeed SmileSmile---- I agree vey much with Lavina ! - Super !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

Lavina

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johncob
johncob  4 United Kingdom
21 Nov 2013 - 5:02 PM

Bill Thats a great shot and pose. Regards John

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22 Nov 2013 - 2:22 PM

wow stunning capture Bill

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23 Nov 2013 - 3:56 PM

Wonderful details and composition

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Mike_S
Mike_S  3 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 - 7:03 PM

Superb image which really shows off the Kestrels colours and detail.

Mike.

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
24 Nov 2013 - 10:15 AM

Excellent image. Great opportunity well taken. paul

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10 Dec 2013 - 2:52 PM

A marvellous shot of this majestic raptor, such terrific details and colours in the plumage

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18 Dec 2013 - 12:50 AM

great shot,astounding detail,i love it.Thanks,Martyn.

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