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Another one from our new haunt. A lovely little Coal Tit this time, very diffcult to capture as they don't stay still for long and we've only ever seen two at the haunt, at any one time. At long last I think I may be getting the hang of capturing birds, mind you it's taken long enough....Far too many have ended up in the recycle bin, as just not good enough. Thanks everyone for looking and your kind comments on my recent uploads....Regards to all....Sue

Camera:Canon EOS 300D
Lens:Sigma 70-300mm
Recording media:Converted RAW
Title:Coal Tit
Username:suzieosman suzieosman
Uploaded:12 Feb 2006 - 7:52 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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JouŠo
JouŠo  1056 forum posts Finland
12 Feb 2006 - 7:52 AM

great capture!

Jouko

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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 7:53 AM

Great shot Suzie, nice composition and well presented too
mike

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proberts
proberts  10218 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 7:53 AM

Excellent shot Sue.Fabulous comp and detail.Thanks for a great few hours yesterday.
Andrew.

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pcjackso
pcjackso Junior Member 9
12 Feb 2006 - 7:54 AM

A cracking shot Suzie.
Pauline

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superskib
superskib  10
12 Feb 2006 - 7:55 AM

Love it and nicelty titled and framed Congrats

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KBan
KBan  9457 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 7:56 AM

it's a cracker Suzie, you're right they are very quick, not easy to get a decent shot
Keith

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sunshot
sunshot  9 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 7:56 AM

superb shot, very well taken

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cyberhounds
12 Feb 2006 - 8:08 AM

Great shot, like the composition and there's ever a catchlight in it's eye!

Cheers,
Ben

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Pete_g
Pete_g  9301 forum posts United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 8:10 AM

Super shot Suzie. Great comp and presentation also.

Pete

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VinceJones
12 Feb 2006 - 8:13 AM

Now that is what I call a cracking shot Susie. 12 out of 10 from me.

Larger image is a must to view IMO

Vince

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suzieosman
suzieosman  1066 forum posts United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 8:19 AM

Thanks everyone....cheers Vince...Thanks for getting in touch

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Hannahs_Pics
12 Feb 2006 - 8:23 AM

Excellant image, sure is a good spot you have found!!

Just brilliant!

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MartinjD
MartinjD  9171 forum posts
12 Feb 2006 - 8:30 AM

Beautiful image Suzie - you obviously don't need those great big things that Ade and Kev need !!!! lol

Well captured
Martin

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maroondah
maroondah  11239 forum posts Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 8:46 AM

Super shot Suzie and I agree you really are getting into this bird photography with some very classy shots. Nicely done.
Regards
Gerry

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terry_cavner
12 Feb 2006 - 8:48 AM

Stunning.............

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geoffash26
geoffash26  102506 forum posts United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 8:57 AM

Spot on Sue Hope your all well
see you soon
Geoff

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mattberry
mattberry e2 Member 10259 forum postsmattberry vcard England14 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 9:05 AM

Classy shot, well done! Got an Eagle Owl here on Saturday, a friend captured a few shots of it before its owner (trying to recapture it) scared it off. Sadly I didn't even get to see it Sad

Envious of everyone taking all these great bird shots in the winter. Not having the right gear is a real frustration sometimes!

Matt

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webbo
webbo  10 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 9:13 AM

very nice of a very hard to catch bird

Merv

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GeoffRichard
12 Feb 2006 - 9:43 AM

Excellent shot. Well taken.
Geoff

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chase
chase Critique Team 91118 forum postschase vcard England239 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 10:12 AM

Good clear image Suzie,nice dof & lovely light.
Janet

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ReidFJR
ReidFJR  9310 forum posts United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 10:36 AM

great pic - one to go - great series by you and ade F

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Ceciliat
Ceciliat  9 Philippines
12 Feb 2006 - 11:06 AM

Super capture and well done on the composition.
Cesie

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 11:10 AM

Lovely capture Sue, they are a delight to watch,let along photograph.
Well done.

Mike

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Blenkinsopp
12 Feb 2006 - 11:18 AM

cracking capture and presentation

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denka
denka  9 Finland
12 Feb 2006 - 11:57 AM

The image is perfect, the only thing that bothers me is the text in the photo. I dont know but it draws the eye away from the bird somehow. Besides that an excelent and sharp capture.

denka

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ericfaragh
ericfaragh  10121 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2006 - 12:05 PM

Beautiful close up detail, lovely capture.

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yuno
yuno  10271 forum posts Croatia
12 Feb 2006 - 12:06 PM

fantabulous!

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ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 8132 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
12 Feb 2006 - 1:00 PM

A cracking image, I know how fast these little chaps are, been out playing with them in the New Forest this weekend. Superb detail an all round lovely shot.

Val

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rusty
rusty  11 Canada
12 Feb 2006 - 1:36 PM

Nice capture, background and composition, well done.

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BerthaDBluze
12 Feb 2006 - 1:42 PM

Great catch! Wonderful composition, lighting, colors, and detail! Love the background! Smile

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pointnshoot
12 Feb 2006 - 1:49 PM

superb shot Sue, good close up and the detail is spot on....

Mandie

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Keelo
Keelo  11 Australia
12 Feb 2006 - 3:20 PM

Wonderful shot Sue, love the comp and light.

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Philh04
Philh04  855 forum posts
13 Feb 2006 - 3:54 AM

Nice, everything is just right, shame about the broken twig end, but you can't have it all....

Phil

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Marian
Marian  962 forum posts England
24 Feb 2006 - 12:08 AM

A lovely image, with good dof and colour. Well done.
Marian

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bzbee
bzbee  10102 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2006 - 10:52 AM

Really lovely balanced image Sue - look forward to seeing you both soon

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