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Photo Of The Week Winner On ePHOTOzine

The Photo of the Week winner has now been chosen. Read on to find out why it deserves the accolade.

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Landing gear down
A superb shot of a puffin coming in to land has won this week's Photo of the Week award on ePHOTOzine.

Editorial Director, Peter Bargh, hand-picked the shot, taken by site member Geoffrey Baker and titled 'Landing gear down', describing it as having 'all the ingredients for a first class nature photo.'

Peter says: "The 1/500sec shutter speed is fast enough to freeze the body, feet and face so we can look at the detail, but the flapping wings have motion blur giving a good sense of movement.

The bird is positioned coming in to centre of the frame and on the left third to provide a balanced and pleasing composition. The background is out of focus far enough to provide a neutral canvas for the bird while allowing a subtle hint of environment."

Photo of the Week winners currently receive a £100 voucher from Pixum online photo printing and all images that win the accolade are displayed in the Photo of the Week Gallery.



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franken Plus
19 5.5k 4 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2013 1:27PM
A worthy winner.

Ken
widtink 10 406 2 Scotland
26 Mar 2013 7:43AM
Well done Geoffrey

Rod

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