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Taken yesterday at Conwy RSPB reserve Nort Wales.

Camera:Canon EOS 10 D
Lens:Canon 500 mm f4+1.4ext
Recording media:N/A
Title:Lapwing in the Rain
Username:ron thomas ron thomas
Uploaded:30 May 2006 - 9:57 AM
Tags:Bird rain, Lapwing, Wildlife / nature
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Miles Herbert
30 May 2006 - 9:58 AM

Very nice...

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joseph
joseph  8 England
30 May 2006 - 9:59 AM

Great shot!

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jacques st-jean
30 May 2006 - 10:02 AM

Love the rain effect... nice smooth contrast...

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shane
shane  10 United Kingdom
30 May 2006 - 10:02 AM

superb shot, the large version is outstanding, great detail


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shane

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Rodmac
Rodmac  8 Scotland
30 May 2006 - 10:08 AM

Stunning bird pic.
Rod

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2006 - 10:21 AM

One of my all time favourite birds...a joy to see in close up & in flight. A fine image Ron.

Mike

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Ceciliat  9 Philippines
30 May 2006 - 10:29 AM

Another excellent shot. I love the eye contact on this one,and the colours are superb - the large version is great as well.....

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Ajack
Ajack  8
30 May 2006 - 10:32 AM

Lovely picture very nicely composed
Alan

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Hawkgenes
Hawkgenes  9 United Kingdom
30 May 2006 - 10:32 AM

An excellent lapwing shot Ron and a very nice background

Hawk

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karenpics  9
30 May 2006 - 10:41 AM

a good detail shot well done
karen

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proberts
proberts  10218 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2006 - 10:41 AM

Cracking shot Ron,fabulous depth and love the rain in this.
Andrew.

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UserRemoved
30 May 2006 - 10:45 AM

Well done...

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alpha788  8 Canada
30 May 2006 - 10:51 AM

Great capture with good sharpness and detail!

Stan

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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2006 - 10:58 AM

Great shot Ron, love the way the drops of rain have been frozen in time
mike

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JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
30 May 2006 - 11:07 AM

In my opinion this is the best shot I have looked at so far tonight - absolutely brilliant, especially with the rain - John

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davet2
davet2  8
30 May 2006 - 11:12 AM

Great shot - can be a really shy bird cheers davet2

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RichardB
RichardB  9328 forum posts United Kingdom
30 May 2006 - 11:12 AM

Superb image !

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daffydill56
30 May 2006 - 12:17 PM

An amazing image of a beautiful bird.The colour and particularly the rain makes this image special for me.Excellent work.

Fran

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liparig
liparig  10233 forum posts United States
30 May 2006 - 12:20 PM

wow great shot, not only ios the bird well captured the rain drops are fantastic well done
joe

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davidcollins
davidcollins e2 Member 9103 forum postsdavidcollins vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2006 - 12:22 PM

a lovely shot i love these birds yup the rain gets my vote to also the way it is foraging for food nice.

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pcjackso
pcjackso Junior Member 9
30 May 2006 - 12:27 PM

A lovely image Ron,Nice detail
Pauline

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Tina_Michelle
30 May 2006 - 4:25 PM

very interesting bird, love that hair do. very nice image. like the rain drops too.

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114511 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2006 - 1:09 AM

Look at the detail in the large version folks, great stuff once again Ron.

Ade

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Mari
Mari  101825 forum posts Wales
31 May 2006 - 2:10 AM

Just superb, Ron, well captured

Mari Smile

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ericfaragh
ericfaragh  10121 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Aug 2006 - 9:30 AM

Great dof control, I love the rain drops.

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GeoffP
GeoffP  9130 forum posts Portugal
12 Oct 2006 - 9:17 PM

Ron

This is a very cool shot has a very pleasing feel about it. I particularly like male bird's upturned crest.

Geoff Simpson

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Klearose
Klearose  7 United States
11 Nov 2006 - 8:09 PM

Thanks to your work and others I have descovered how ignorant I am in birds. This is a wonderfull looking fellow.
Rose

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jamil  8 Scotland
22 Nov 2006 - 11:04 PM

This is an awsome shot i really love this image.Very sharp.
Ahmed.

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peter_oak
peter_oak  9 England
30 Nov 2006 - 8:46 AM

Excellent Lapwing shot.Peter

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binoyvisakh
14 Apr 2009 - 2:13 AM

wow.. gr88

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