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A Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus), taken in our garden last October against the background of red Japanese Acer shrub foliage.

Many thanks for your welcome support of yesterdays GSW and a special THANK YOU to Fred(Badgerfred) for the GEA and to Mike(Greyheron) and Mike(Mike_Smith) for their User Awards. Really appreciated and gratefully received Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:27 Oct 2012 - 3:03 PM
Focal Length:700mm 6.8m from subject, tripod
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Red, Green, Bluey
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:8 Jan 2013 - 10:20 AM
Tags:Acer, Bird, Blue tit, Cyanistes caeruleus, Foliage, Garden, October, Red, Shrub, Wild, Wildlife / nature
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Unique Views:169

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PhilSingleton
PhilSingleton Plus Member 2PhilSingleton vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jan 2013 - 10:37 AM

Another top notch image - sumptious perch !
Phil.

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TonyDy
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8 Jan 2013 - 11:01 AM

Lovely shot, Sylvia.
Tony

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Maiwand
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8 Jan 2013 - 11:05 AM

Wonderful perch Sylvia-- just the place for you to display this cracking little bird.
Ron

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franken
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8 Jan 2013 - 11:19 AM

Beautiful wildlife image.

ken

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Gerryrys
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8 Jan 2013 - 11:43 AM

Very, very nice.

Gerry

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johnjo58
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8 Jan 2013 - 12:01 PM

Ticks all of my boxes Sylvia, excellent work
David

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Ade_Osman
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8 Jan 2013 - 12:35 PM

Great composition, and lighting with this one Sylvia....

Ade

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8 Jan 2013 - 2:09 PM

Great shot
mike

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Rich1970
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8 Jan 2013 - 2:20 PM

beautiful image

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Badgerfred
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8 Jan 2013 - 2:44 PM

Superb,
Fred.

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footloose
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8 Jan 2013 - 2:45 PM

A first class image.
Dennis

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M_squared
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8 Jan 2013 - 3:14 PM

Very perky. Great image.

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CaroleS
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8 Jan 2013 - 5:02 PM

Superb lighting
Carole

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JuBarney
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8 Jan 2013 - 5:56 PM

A really lovely Bluey.
Ju

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Glostopcat
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8 Jan 2013 - 7:26 PM

A little stunner Sylvia, you've caught him/her in some wonderful light and its really accentuated those glorious colours

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MossyOak
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8 Jan 2013 - 7:57 PM

An excellent diagonal on the perch Sylvia and good composition and detail
Richard

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tomcat
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8 Jan 2013 - 8:08 PM

Ain't it good when the perch, dwarfs the subjectWink

Seriously Sylvia, a fine combo of subject, perch & backdrop

Must be a winnerGrin

Adrian

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tonyng
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9 Jan 2013 - 5:25 PM

How wonderful.

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bricurtis
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9 Jan 2013 - 8:36 PM

Superb Sylvia - great bird/perch/bg combination.
Congrats again.Smile
Brian.

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Dinky65
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9 Jan 2013 - 11:47 PM

wonderful shot.SmileSmileSmile

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alistairfarrugia
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10 Jan 2013 - 9:21 PM

Have seen many bird shots today but the pose on this one takes the cake. Well done on capturing the moment and sharing it for the rest of us to enjoy!!

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