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Full frame capture of a Robin (Erithacus rubecula) taken in our garden last April.

Thank you all for your C&Cs on my last upload - very much appreciated as always Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:16 Apr 2012 - 4:09 PM
Focal Length:700mm 5m from subject, tripod
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/1250sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:My Best Side
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:11 Jul 2012 - 9:13 PM
Tags:Best, Bird, Erithacus rubecula, Garden, Robin, Side, Wild, Wildlife / nature
Votes:33
Voters:ringyneck · annettep38 · cabbie · helenlinda · NaturesHaven · MalcolmM · martinjp · tomcat · RonnieAG · johnjo58 · paskinmj · MossyOak · Alan_Baseley · Glostopcat · KBan · yaco · tonyguitar · CarolG · Ray42 · andylea · Ray_Seagrove · Graham_P · Ade_Osman · Niknut · Greyheron · bricurtis · tonyng · justin c · WindowonWildlife · jennialexander · DannoM · nicedayout · kel55 ·
Views:114
Unique Views:51

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 9:16 PM

Beautiful plumage and eye.. An I the resting perch, too, I wonder what it is!

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 9:18 PM

That's a great capture of the Robin on a rather special seed head SmileSmile
Helen

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96227 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 9:49 PM

I wonder how he is faring?

Adrian

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5146 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 10:01 PM

A fine shot of Robin against the blue (how unusual) of the sky and perched on an interesting seed head: very well done, Sylvia.
Ronnie.

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johnjo58
johnjo58 Plus Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 10:02 PM

Great intimate photo, love the pose and feather detail
David

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MossyOak
MossyOak  3 England15 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 10:16 PM

Wonderful capture and a great eye Sylvia
Richard

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 8249 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 10:44 PM

A splendid shot of this lovely little robin, he's a little beauty and is posing very nicely for you

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teocali
teocali Plus Member 7332 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jul 2012 - 10:48 PM


Quote: Beautiful plumage and eye.. An I the resting perch, too, I wonder what it is!

The seed pod belongs to our New Zealand Flax or Phormium - a pointy, evergreen sword-leafed perennial that is employed as a focal point in a garden or as a plant specimen - it is several feet in diameter and more than seven feet tall. The seed pods do make super perches.
Sylvia

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yaco
yaco  4 Ireland
11 Jul 2012 - 11:09 PM

a beauty..

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tonyguitar
11 Jul 2012 - 11:23 PM

Great angle and pose. Delicate gradiated sky goes well and the perch is good too. TG

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2012 - 6:54 AM

A cracking shot - good feather detail and eye and it shows up very well against the bg - like the perch too - a well deserved UA too

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Ade_Osman Plus Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2012 - 4:29 PM

Nice to see you still posting Sylvia, hope all's ok in your part of the world....

Ade x

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Greyheron Plus Member 13277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2012 - 5:44 PM

Delightful - brightens my day no end, thank you Smile

Mike

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bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91942 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2012 - 8:59 PM

Beautiful image Sylvia - a perfect pose on the seed head.
Brian.

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tonyng
tonyng Plus Member 5tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2012 - 8:40 PM

Fab pose. Love it.Smile

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