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Female Orchard Oriole (Icterus spurius)

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Female Orchard Oriole (Icterus spurius) - possibly the mate of my last upload, the First Summer Male Orchard Oriole - many thanks for your votes and great comments and a special thank you to Paul (harrattp) for his UA and to Dan (DannoM) for his GEA - very much appreciated and treasured Smile

Settings: F/5.6 1/320sec ISO400 manual@500mm tripod

Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:Canon 500mm F4L IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Female Orchard Oriole (Icterus spurius)
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:1 Jun 2010 - 5:14 PM
Tags:Bird, Cape, Close-up / macro, Cod, England, Female, General, Icterus, Ma, New, Orchard, Oriole, Spurius, Usa, Wild, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:64

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Adderwatcher
1 Jun 2010 - 5:16 PM

Superb detailed capture! well taken.
Scott

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 5:19 PM

fantastic detail and colour this has to be viewed LARGE stunning Wink
andy

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 5:24 PM

Excellent capture Sylvia - I like the angle of the tail
Helen

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 5:26 PM

Like the diagonal of the tail to the corner Sylvia. Great sharp detail and a superb eye.
Well captured
Richard

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lianna
lianna  4 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 5:32 PM

a superb capture, excellent detail!!! love the pose!!! x x

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finepetportraits

Another beauty, very well captured indeed. Smile

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Barbaraj
Barbaraj  7450 forum posts England
1 Jun 2010 - 5:48 PM

Sharp where it needs to be. Like the border too.

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brownbear
brownbear  5 England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 6:13 PM

Good dof very sharp, excellent.
Geoff

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arhb
arhb e2 Member 72306 forum postsarhb vcard United Kingdom68 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 6:23 PM

Superb shot Sylvia, an excellent image.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7130 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 6:55 PM

A beauty, Sylvia, very well captured. Carol

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Snapitt
Snapitt e2 Member 5Snapitt vcard
1 Jun 2010 - 7:24 PM

Beautiful shot Sylvia. Lovely colour, great background and beautifully presented!

Jane

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 7:25 PM

Excellent capture Sylvia, great detail and clean BG
Steve

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SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 627 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 7:54 PM

A fabulous bird Sylvia

Jon

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 7:56 PM

Wonderful capture Sylvia,excellent detail,pose and setting !! 1st class image and very nice work...

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 9:23 PM

Simply delightful...

Mike

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shandoor
shandoor  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 10:06 PM

A superb image love it
Alexa

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2010 - 10:29 PM

A super well detailed image.
Joan.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 8:30 AM

A superb capture - they are getting better and better

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 8:33 AM

Every bit as good as the first one Sylvia. Lovely sharp and well posed bird. Its a great colour.
Ron

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LeighRebecca
2 Jun 2010 - 2:44 PM

Hi Sylvia, you have so many quality images in your pf. Lovely work.

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gary_d e2 Member 6539 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Jun 2010 - 7:25 PM

A lovely image and a nice presentation. - gary

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jgmford  7 England
2 Jun 2010 - 11:08 PM

stunning close up detail capture Sylvia, love the pose great colours.
Jeff

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2010 - 8:34 AM

Congratulations on the HC Sylvia, thoroughly deserved
Richard

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DannoM
DannoM  658 forum posts England
4 Jun 2010 - 8:35 AM

well done on the HC Sylvia your on a roll!
Dan

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teocali
teocali e2 Member 6235 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2010 - 9:36 PM

Thank you so much everybody for your great comments and congratulations and a very special THANK YOU to Pete for the HC - my first and I am thrilled to bits Smile
Sylvia

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hary60
hary60  5 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2010 - 10:22 PM

Superb capture
Harry

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LeeFisher
LeeFisher e2 Member 559 forum postsLeeFisher vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2010 - 4:49 PM

congrats on the HC a real quality nature shot. I'm sure the first of many awards,
Fish.

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FeatherFriend e2 Member 632 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2010 - 11:40 PM

Playing catch up Sylvia but just had to congratulate you on the HC, really well done,
Geoff.

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TanyaHailey
17 Jun 2010 - 10:01 AM

Excellent !
Tanya

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DRicherby
DRicherby  5269 forum posts United Kingdom725 Constructive Critique Points
29 Jun 2010 - 3:35 AM

Another cracker — congrats on the HC!

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bluetitblue
23 Sep 2010 - 6:14 PM

Another excellent capture great work.

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