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Taken this morning at Scorton Nature Trail, I'm sure this little cheeky Robin was showing off for my sake, looked rather cute though.
Many thanks for the comments and votes on the Coal Tit upload, it really does boost your confidence.

Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:70-200mm 2.8 IS
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Peek-a Boo
Username:Len1950 Len1950
Uploaded:14 Jan 2011 - 2:51 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
Votes:97

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Wonderful captue Len - love the way the wing is wrapped around it's body

Chris

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mishu78
mishu78  4 Canada
14 Jan 2011 - 2:58 PM

Lovely capture! Excellent...

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 3:18 PM

You could not have asked for a better or more different "pose", Len. A delightful shot in every way.
Ronnie.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 3:19 PM

A lovely pose and capture. She looks shy...........Sandy

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
14 Jan 2011 - 3:20 PM

Very cute. Also a different image to the usual bird captures with the wing over the beak.
JNC

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 3:22 PM

Beautiful and unusual shot Len. A real cracker.
Ron

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 3:29 PM

Lovely shot. Well done.
Alvar

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Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris e2 Member 42319 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
14 Jan 2011 - 3:31 PM

OH Len what a super shot! The pose is so different and it sets it out from everything else. Well done my friend! Louise

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Alan_Coles
14 Jan 2011 - 3:41 PM

Nice one, good habitat shot.

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fraser
fraser  10631 forum posts Scotland14 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 4:07 PM

Oh yes, that'll do. Very pictorial rather than just a record shot. Excellent.
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Mynett
Mynett e2 Member 6137 forum postsMynett vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 5:22 PM

a very pretty shot

Linda

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Aliperti
Aliperti  4 Brazil
14 Jan 2011 - 5:50 PM

Lovely capture. Excellent!

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Samuel_Aron
14 Jan 2011 - 6:18 PM

Another lovely shot!
Sam.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 6:20 PM

great comp len brilliant detail and colours a real cracker nice one Wink
andy

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bayleaf1
bayleaf1  4 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 - 7:40 PM

A wonderful capture. So unusual.
John.

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Devon_Wild
14 Jan 2011 - 8:04 PM

This is super Len.
Rob

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
14 Jan 2011 - 8:55 PM

A lovely pose for you here. I also like the background which you have kept just to the left of the robin. A wonderful shot. Moira

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
14 Jan 2011 - 9:23 PM

Fantastic capture Len, very nice and natural and love the composition.
Regards Shaun

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xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 9:31 PM

Superb image, excellent capture, very beautiful indeed. Love it.
Jasmine

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Vince52
Vince52  4 Wales
14 Jan 2011 - 10:33 PM

Absolutely superb, brilliant capture and a lovely image.
Vince

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 11:07 PM

belting shot with the robin playing "coy",well caught .

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Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2011 - 11:13 PM

Absolutely superb, fantastic pose, brilliant colours and detail. Excellent capture.
Take care....Pauline

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2011 - 3:26 AM

Delightful! What a wonderful "pose" and the focus, colours and details are all superb. Has to be one of my most favourite Robin images.

Ann

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Suehh
Suehh  739 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2011 - 8:59 AM

Beautifully captured!

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2011 - 9:25 AM

An excellent and very lovely captue Len - shortlisted

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
15 Jan 2011 - 10:26 AM

Well captured and taken Len.
Brian

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JackieB
JackieB  4 United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2011 - 2:01 PM

Excellent capture.......very well done

Jackie

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Silverzone
15 Jan 2011 - 4:28 PM

I like your images because they don't seem to be staged a feeding stations and appear very natural. Sylvia

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
15 Jan 2011 - 5:35 PM

An excellent pose with the wing action

Peter

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jim5955
jim5955  5 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2011 - 6:43 PM

A excellent shot good comp and colours

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2011 - 7:28 PM

Len that is a pose that we would all love to capture!! fantastic!
Lillian

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lesarnott
lesarnott  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2011 - 11:09 AM

Great pose!
Les

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raygregson
raygregson e2 Member 6raygregson vcard United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 - 11:49 AM

superb capture,well taken len.ray

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jase147
jase147  4 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 - 2:09 PM

a belter Len ... love this fabulous pose and timing .......Jase

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Adderwatcher
16 Jan 2011 - 3:29 PM

Fantastic capture, the detail is superb!
Scott

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VivienO
VivienO  4 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2011 - 8:51 PM

What a beautiful shot - he does indeed look cute! Well spotted and captured.
Vivien

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acousticmist
16 Jan 2011 - 8:54 PM

An excellent shot and great timing...........Martin

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2011 - 12:30 PM

simply great.

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tressypittkerby

What a marvellous pose. Definitely for my favourites.
Tress

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2011 - 1:53 PM

Only too happy to take this belter to 70
Great capture

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7110 forum postsTrev_B vcard England64 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2011 - 6:40 PM

Well done Len this is a truly wonderful shot.

Trev

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Jekaro
Jekaro e2 Member 5Jekaro vcard United Kingdom
17 Jan 2011 - 7:31 PM

This is just stunning, Len superbly timed and captured.
Roy

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2011 - 12:18 PM

Utterly brilliant!

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achieverswales
18 Jan 2011 - 5:32 PM

Hi Len
Shortlisted, the kind of photo that make the hair stand on back of neck!

Regards

Trev.

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Len1950 e2 Member 4Len1950 vcard England
18 Jan 2011 - 6:09 PM

I really am taken back with all the kind words and comments given on this shot, to all of you .......a very big THANK YOU !
A special thanks to Trev_B's for the U/A.

Len

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fudgy  348 forum posts United Kingdom
18 Jan 2011 - 9:28 PM

Len this is one of the best bird shots I have ever seen ...you really caught a special picture there ...fantastic

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DitoInacio
19 Jan 2011 - 5:33 AM

What a perfect shot! Gorgeous colors, details and a very nice bokeh.


regards

Dito

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19 Jan 2011 - 6:40 PM

great work

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jan 2011 - 11:45 AM

Excellent timing. Love this different pose. Paul

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fudgy
fudgy  348 forum posts United Kingdom
21 Jan 2011 - 1:41 PM

hi len ,have been trying to message you but havent been able to send a private mail since the update. Thankyou for the black bird information and I reckon your right.

cheers len


les

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lianna  4 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
21 Jan 2011 - 5:18 PM

Len that is a superb capture.... excellent timing x x

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gabriel_flr
22 Jan 2011 - 8:54 AM

Great pose Len, you're an artist! as a robin lover i really appreciate your wonderful capture!
Gabriel

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jackitec  6 Spain
22 Jan 2011 - 10:42 AM

Don't know how I missed this one what a great shotWink

Jack.

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22 Jan 2011 - 12:47 PM

such a lovely shot.
regards
Yung

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digital_boi
22 Jan 2011 - 1:51 PM

excellent image well captured

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23 Jan 2011 - 10:06 AM

An excellent and different pose perfectly captured.
Steve.

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jeanmarie
jeanmarie  5 England
23 Jan 2011 - 11:52 PM

this is just beautiful, I think my favourite one from your series so far, you have so many!

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CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jan 2011 - 4:19 PM

Stunning! Carol

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Dartmoor1  5 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2011 - 7:46 PM

What a cracker of a shot great timing and detail

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27 Jan 2011 - 9:46 AM

Excellent image! A

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31 Jan 2011 - 5:49 PM

A superbly timed shot, he's a cheeky little fella ain't he!

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24 Feb 2011 - 8:02 PM

Wonderful comp, pose and DOF. Great shot.
Cheesey.

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4 Mar 2011 - 12:09 PM

Once again you are a star Len, great image
Regards Don

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msa01uk  12 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2011 - 8:29 AM

What a fantastic shot.
Malcolm

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