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Good Afternoon Guys...here it is the last up-load until I can get out for some new images,not the best bird image going but I wanted to up load something this week-end to
wish you all A VERY HAPPY EASTER !!! hope you all have a great week-end.

Thanks so very much indeed for all your comments and clicks for my images I have been thrilled at the response to them.THANKS !!!

Camera:Canon EOS 400D
Lens:EF 70-300 IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:House Sparrow
Username:SoulOfNature SoulOfNature
Uploaded:10 Apr 2009 - 2:27 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Wildlife / nature
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whiteswan01
10 Apr 2009 - 2:27 PM

great shot
Dawn

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SoulOfNature
10 Apr 2009 - 2:30 PM


Quote: Great shot
Dawn

Thanks Dawn........Have A Great Easter Everyone !!!

Jean xxx

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raygregson
raygregson e2 Member 6raygregson vcard United Kingdom
10 Apr 2009 - 2:34 PM

superb sharp image jean.ray

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motorsportpictures

Great composition, with superb detail and light.
Scott

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 2:42 PM

A super capture, Jean, and a very happy Easter to you, too. Carol

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SoulOfNature
10 Apr 2009 - 3:07 PM

Thanks Ray,Scott and Carol.......have a great week-end,I'm hoping to get out and get some images,got none left now Ahhhhhhhh.

Jean xxx

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GrahamNobles
10 Apr 2009 - 3:09 PM

It's a House Sparrow !
Still a very good shot though.
Graham

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SoulOfNature
10 Apr 2009 - 3:23 PM


Quote: It's a House Sparrow !
Still a very good shot though.
Graham

Thanks Graham...I looked all over the net to identify this too lol..still got it wrong,have a great week-end.

Jean x

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gerrymac
gerrymac  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 3:31 PM

Snap...just uploaded one.....lovely capture Jean and presentation...Happy Easter
Gerry

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nglen
nglen  641 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 4:03 PM

I dont see to many down are way as we use to. A good pose with the little bird in the tree. Good detail and colours.
Nick..

PS I was in wakefield 2 weeks ago with work for a day.

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iancam  5 England
10 Apr 2009 - 4:22 PM

Superb image and detail Jean, Happy Easter to you.
Ian

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 4:37 PM

A fantastic capture Jean, so well taken.
Bob

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mikaela4
mikaela4  5 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2009 - 4:48 PM

Good shot
Mikaela

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SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding e2 Member 5SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 5:17 PM

Beautiful well detailed shot. Great colour and composition.
Steve.

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fatherpie
fatherpie  6 England12 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 5:22 PM

Happy Easter Jean
Dave
ps - your DP portfolio (assume it's yours) is looking a bit neglected Tongue

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vandalp
vandalp  6
10 Apr 2009 - 6:07 PM

Lovely capture Jean.
Vanda

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goso
goso e2 Member 7goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 6:37 PM

Good capture Jean......Bill

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janty66
janty66  7 England
10 Apr 2009 - 6:48 PM

superb image, lovely detail..

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VidB
VidB  5 United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 6:51 PM

Nice image of the Sparrow, today we have had a lot of them in the garden I think they are nesting in the hedge.
Dave

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DTsDonuts
DTsDonuts  5
10 Apr 2009 - 7:01 PM

Good shot. Great detail
David Wink

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 7:06 PM

well taken image,
regards
Yung

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2009 - 7:19 PM

Lovely Sparrow capture, nice colours and good detail with this one Jean

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hary60
hary60  5 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2009 - 7:48 PM

Superb shot great detail
Harry

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Steve_T
Steve_T  5 England
10 Apr 2009 - 7:52 PM

Nice shot Jean - Steve T

Try this site for ID'ing birds - good site for other things too

http://www.birdsofbritain.co.uk/

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SoulOfNature
10 Apr 2009 - 8:14 PM


Quote: Nice shot Jean - Steve T

Try this site for ID'ing birds - good site for other things too

http://www.birdsofbritain.co.uk/

Thanks for that Steve and for your comment.

Thanks to everyone else too....have a great week-end.Jean xxx

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Stace
Stace e2 Member 6Stace vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 8:23 PM

Very well captured

Stace

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 8:42 PM

Great capture of an underestimated bird Jean
Steve

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bromley-smith
10 Apr 2009 - 8:48 PM

Enjoy your Easter eggs, lovely shot. Tony

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Joeblowfromoz
10 Apr 2009 - 9:03 PM

Really quite lovely image. The composition is just terrific along with some nice detail and textures..Happy Easter...Jo

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betts  6 England
10 Apr 2009 - 9:09 PM

Smashing shot Jean, great detail. Happy Easter to you also hope you get some lovely shot...........

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phil_j
phil_j e2 Member 8133 forum postsphil_j vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2009 - 10:08 PM

Not seeing many of these around our way recently, so always nice to see them captured as well as these.

Have a great Easter.

Phil

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fwatts
fwatts  6
10 Apr 2009 - 10:38 PM

fantastic **** house sparrow jean top notch photo xxx frank

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GazzaG2003  11252 forum posts England
10 Apr 2009 - 10:55 PM

excellent image - happy easter...

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TEASE
TEASE  7 England
10 Apr 2009 - 11:29 PM

Beautiful capture excellent quality ...Smile

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jgmford
jgmford  7 England
11 Apr 2009 - 12:02 AM

Great detail close up capture, love the colours.
Happy Easter to you Jean.
Jeff

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
11 Apr 2009 - 10:33 AM

A fine set of recent images, Jean...love the Talking Parrot.
Please excuse lack of comments, but got about 10 days of catching up to do after my hols!
TrevB Smile

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Traceyflowerpots

A beautiful capture and close up, I love sparrows.

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photophantom
11 Apr 2009 - 10:54 AM

cracking shot Jean
Dennis

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Gezina
Gezina  7 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
11 Apr 2009 - 10:31 PM

These little birds are not as common as they use to be and I think this is a grand shot with some very good detail Ina

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bunbeam  8 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2009 - 10:55 PM

brilliant shot
bunSmile

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RTDS
RTDS  5 Cyprus
12 Apr 2009 - 5:52 PM

Smashing capture Jandy.
Awsome details,great bg and Dof.
Robert

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MRSbiscuit60
12 Apr 2009 - 8:53 PM

You are really capturing the different birds well. I like this one of what used to be quite a common bird every where, but is a bit in decline. Trish

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KBan
KBan  9456 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Apr 2009 - 9:27 PM

hi Jean, if you had just rubbed the eye with the dodge tool in PS you would have had the catchlight
keith

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Admiral_Frost
12 Apr 2009 - 9:59 PM

Lovely shot haven't seen many sparrows this year.
Dave

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Mavis
Mavis e2 Member 12143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2009 - 8:49 AM

Good to see a Sparrow . I had a lovely Easter , hope you did too . Thanks for your clicks and comments xx

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MillyT
MillyT  5
13 Apr 2009 - 10:11 AM

They might be common, and so get overlooked, but they are a beautiful creature. Wonderful shot Milly

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davidc123  5 Ireland
13 Apr 2009 - 3:35 PM

great shot
lovely colours and detail

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2009 - 3:59 PM

Lovely bird, sadly not as common as it used to be,

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poppy59
poppy59  5 United States
13 Apr 2009 - 4:43 PM

Jean, this is an outstanding sparrow image. Well done. Thanks for commenting on my hummingbird. Have a great day, Bill

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SiSheff
SiSheff  6 England
13 Apr 2009 - 4:53 PM

nice shot !

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taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2009 - 5:06 PM

These guys are pretty fast!
Not easy to capture!
Jennnn

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spireite
spireite  6
13 Apr 2009 - 7:27 PM

Who would have thought the sparrow could be so wonderfully presented-well doen

Paul

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shaver  6 England
13 Apr 2009 - 8:05 PM

lovely image of a great little bird that so many people overlook

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Tim70_99  5 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2009 - 9:17 PM

Lovely image.
Tim

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KevinWalsham
14 Apr 2009 - 6:01 PM

great capture well done

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HobbitDave
14 Apr 2009 - 7:57 PM

Lovely feather detail, Jean. Great shot.
Dave

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
14 Apr 2009 - 9:07 PM

Stunning image and detail.
Christine

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Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Apr 2009 - 9:30 PM

A fine detailed shot.
Ray

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gillykins
gillykins  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Apr 2009 - 10:18 AM

...and belated easter wishes to you as well.
Lovely viewed large, colours and feather detail are superb!
Gill

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FeatherFriend e2 Member 6FeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
17 Apr 2009 - 9:43 PM

Some fine detail here Jean,
Geoff.

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DavidWebb
DavidWebb  6 England
19 Apr 2009 - 1:15 AM

I've been away for a couple of weeks Jean, but hey what have I missed some great work here. Very best wishes David

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Phil1958
Phil1958  5272 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
20 Apr 2009 - 11:45 PM

Cracking shot.

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sunshot
sunshot  9 United Kingdom
22 Apr 2009 - 12:36 PM

love the detail that you've captured throughout this shot Jean, well done

marc

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Christopher_Malpas

Awesome shot

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dianah
dianah  724471 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2009 - 8:37 AM

I love the colours and shades in this image. So much detail too..really excellent.
Di

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JudeC
JudeC  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Apr 2009 - 5:53 PM

Lovely capture - Jude.

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norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2009 - 9:44 AM

Great detail and clarity Jean,well captured........................

Tony.

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konu
konu  631 forum posts United Kingdom
28 Apr 2009 - 4:50 AM

a very beautiful shot of a common subject

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microchip  7 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2009 - 9:17 PM

Hi Jean have missed many of your wonderful Images,and this one is another cracker super detail and dof,
Alan

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JPT  5
29 Apr 2009 - 4:39 PM

Very nice image, Jim.

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Campbell
Campbell  5 Scotland
29 Apr 2009 - 5:57 PM

Stunning image...Fabulous detail and tones.
Peter

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m3lem
m3lem  8 England
29 Apr 2009 - 8:33 PM

A lovely shot, lovely detail captured, very nice
Andrea xx

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jamil
jamil  8 Scotland
30 Apr 2009 - 6:57 PM

Just superb weldone.

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roverrat
roverrat e2 Member 6roverrat vcard Germany5 Constructive Critique Points
1 May 2009 - 9:27 PM

A wonderful capture Jean, lovely detail.
Alex

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GalleryGirl
2 May 2009 - 8:49 PM

Fab shot and so close! Well done.
Marilyn x

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
2 May 2009 - 9:33 PM

What a great shot - these little birds are so photogenic and so funny they keep me amused for many an hour during the day around the feeder and bird bath in my garden - Beautiful colour and presentation - Elizabeth

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Moj_o  6 United Kingdom
17 May 2009 - 10:55 AM

Beautiful shot Smile

Betty

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