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Blue Tailed Bee Eater, male (has a distinctive long pointed tail).

Technical note :-
300mm + 2XTC @ f4 1/400 ISO-200, 100% full frame.

Camera:Nikon D70S Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:300mm f2.8
Recording media:ISO-200
Title:Bee Eater
Username:suleesia suleesia
Uploaded:19 Oct 2005 - 4:54 AM
Tags:Bee eater, Birds, Malaysia, Suleesia, Wildlife / nature
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sugarbird
sugarbird  10223 forum posts South Africa
19 Oct 2005 - 5:02 AM

Superb

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KBan
KBan  9468 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 5:03 AM

cracker
keith

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ReidFJR
ReidFJR  10310 forum posts United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 5:03 AM

Brilliant - trademark stuff- recognised it as your work immediately - F

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annaliese
annaliese  10421 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 5:07 AM

Fantastic.

annaliese

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
19 Oct 2005 - 5:14 AM

That is a slender bee-eater with stunning colours

Peter

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hebdens
hebdens  9
19 Oct 2005 - 5:19 AM

Cracking detail,well caught.

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User_Removed
19 Oct 2005 - 5:20 AM

God Su has this bird been on a diet it looks so thin abd very sleek and quite beautiful in plummage.

Luv Victor

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chase
chase Critique Team 91118 forum postschase vcard England242 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 5:28 AM

Super detail against a good bg.I like the simplicity of the shot,stunning colours.
Janet

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TeresaH
TeresaH  91116 forum posts United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 5:29 AM

Excellent capture.

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glazzaro
glazzaro e2 Member 1070 forum postsglazzaro vcard United States23 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 5:31 AM

Superb Su! Well done, your typical prefessional work! Spot on! Click!!!

Greg

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Rudra
Rudra  11 India
19 Oct 2005 - 5:53 AM

Just Great as previous.

Rudra

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User_Removed
19 Oct 2005 - 5:56 AM

A beautiful bird.
Col

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ChristineL
19 Oct 2005 - 6:05 AM

Lovely image,
Chris.

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pcjackso
pcjackso Junior Member 9
19 Oct 2005 - 6:24 AM

Beautiful bird and a superb shot,detail is
super.
Pauline

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covey
covey  101672 forum posts Ireland
19 Oct 2005 - 6:27 AM

Superb as usual.

T.

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yjjeep
yjjeep  10
19 Oct 2005 - 6:59 AM

Very cool looking bird.The color and detail are amazing.Great job.

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shane
shane  10 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 7:08 AM

beautiful photo

click
shane

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brian1208
brian1208 e2 Member 1110590 forum postsbrian1208 vcard United Kingdom12 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 7:21 AM

Another beauty Su

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 7:33 AM

It's all been said, an absolute beauty.

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proberts
proberts  10218 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 7:49 AM

Excellent shot and fabulous colourful bird.
Andrew.

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gemm
gemm  10800 forum posts United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 7:54 AM

Excellent shot! Really clear.

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joko
joko  10 Bulgaria
19 Oct 2005 - 7:58 AM

Superb!

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IanFlindt
IanFlindt  10739 forum posts United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 7:59 AM

Have an RC! (deserves at least two of them.)

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flakeyflower
19 Oct 2005 - 8:05 AM

lovely :o)

Flakey

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Pete_g
Pete_g  9301 forum posts United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 8:28 AM

Very nicely done Su

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PatrickSmith
19 Oct 2005 - 8:31 AM

Wow! I've never seen anything like it! And the open beak is icing on a very tasty cake.
Patrick

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ericfaragh
ericfaragh  11121 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 8:33 AM

Wonderfully well caught, excellent pose, lovely clarity and colour.

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stevie
stevie e2 Member 111198 forum postsstevie vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 9:37 AM

You've nailed one here, Su. Outstanding even by your high standards.
Steve

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Ajack
Ajack  9
19 Oct 2005 - 9:50 AM

Excellent capture.lovely detail
Alan

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georg
georg e2 Member 9georg vcard South Africa
19 Oct 2005 - 9:58 AM

Beautiful.

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kinfatric
kinfatric  10550 forum posts Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 11:04 AM

it is a very good photo which is well isolated from the background

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C_Daniels
C_Daniels  9399 forum posts England10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 11:30 AM

Stunning capture!

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Melanie_M
Melanie_M e2 Member 9168 forum postsMelanie_M vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Oct 2005 - 11:35 AM

Love it, such a gem of a creature - you caught it well.

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billma
billma  11119 forum posts United States
19 Oct 2005 - 12:20 PM

As always...absolutely amazing detail. Perfection.

bill

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Glamrox
Glamrox  10304 forum posts United Kingdom
19 Oct 2005 - 3:11 PM

Lovely detailand nice clear bakground

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Saderi
Saderi  10 Malaysia
19 Oct 2005 - 7:44 PM

Maybe not to late to comment...marveluos

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Nic_WA
Nic_WA  10179 forum posts Australia2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Oct 2005 - 12:47 AM

Great composition and detail. First class. Well done on the HC.
Nic

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claret
claret  1049 forum posts England
20 Oct 2005 - 1:22 AM

Looks deadly, Su. Glad I'm not a bee!.
Iain

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phiggy
phiggy  13 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2005 - 3:57 AM

Excellent capture and detail.
Phil

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thorn
thorn  10124 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Oct 2005 - 3:16 AM

Hi Su,love the way the beak is open as though he is shouting on you to photograph him,detail,feathering,colour/tone and lighting.Congrats on your RC and HC awards,well deserved.Take care.AnnSmile

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