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A near full frame capture of a Robin (Erithacus rubecula) engaged in a tenuous balancing act across the rusty handle of a garden roller. At least he wasn't crossing the Grand Canyon Grin

Many thanks for your great support of yesterday's upload, with a special thank you to Zoran (Bzox) for his User Award - all very much appreciated Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS II USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:12 Jul 2013 - 1:19 PM
Focal Length:500mm taken 5.9m from subject, tripod
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/2000sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Doing the Wibbly-Wobbly Walk
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:9 Oct 2013 - 9:34 AM
Tags:Bird, Erithacus rubecula, Fun, Garden roller, Gardenbird, Handle, Humour, Robin, Rusty, Wibbly-wobbly walk, Wildlife / nature
Votes:37

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 9:40 AM

He should take more water with it Sylvia Wink

Lovely capture - been a delight to hear them singing in the woods of late Grin

Mike

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DixClix
DixClix e2 Member 5DixClix vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 10:24 AM

A brilliant image! Well done for capturing this excellent and, at the same time, fun photograph!
Full of character or was it just showing off to attract a mate?
Richard

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7139 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 10:34 AM

FANTASTIC SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile Carol

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 12:37 PM

Love it! About the cutest most fun image ever.

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 12:51 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
What a great shot!!!!!

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GeorgePlatis
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9 Oct 2013 - 3:20 PM

Wonderful capture!

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 4:11 PM

Perfect Sylvia> great fun and a superbly timed shot.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2201 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 4:12 PM

What a delightful capture, perfectly timed, your title is spot onGrinGrin

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Fefe
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9 Oct 2013 - 5:32 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Diane

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Alda
Alda  246 forum posts United Kingdom27 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 5:49 PM

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4667 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom63 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 5:49 PM

Terrific shot !!....great piece of humorous action !!Grin

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 5:55 PM

Super well-timed shot; he certainly looks tipsy!
Ju

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Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 6:45 PM

Super action image, Sylvia.
Colin

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bricurtis
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9 Oct 2013 - 8:15 PM

Superb Sylvia - wonderfully timed shot.
Brian.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Oct 2013 - 6:39 PM

A brilliant and humorous nature shot Sylvia, this one has made me smileGrin

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SteveMackay
11 Oct 2013 - 12:44 AM

What a pose and what a gorgeous shot!, beautifully done Sylvia!!Smile

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