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By Ade_Osman    
Thought I'd throw you all a "curveball" today by uploading a shot of a Reed Bunting and seeing if any of you are awake and notice the change from Moths......Tongue

Well I didn't want you all thinking I'd forsaken my bird photography now did I......So yes I still keep my hand in, although I must admit I don't seem to get as much time as I'd like doing it. Took this last year sometime. but only just processed the RAW files, I really must get on top of my work.....1000's of images and no time to process them Sad Won't be doing very much commenting today as I've got the grandchildren here, but I promise to catch up later on this evening......

Regards to all......Ade

Tags: Birds General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Reed bunting Avies Wildlife and nature

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debu 8 India
10 Aug 2011 3:08PM
Very nice detailed image.

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10 Aug 2011 3:10PM
Lovely well detailed capture.

john_starkey 7 2 3 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 3:11PM
Beautiful shot Ade,I like how you have framed it too,

taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
10 Aug 2011 3:29PM
I know the feeling-- way too many choices to be made image wise-- enjoy your children!

OH, and you still know how to do great bird images!
Julian 13 76 3 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 3:30PM
Lovely in every way, including great focus, nice bokeh, sharp subject, great angle. What a beauty Ade.Grin
This is superb Ade. Love the diagonal perch, and the detail and colours are wonderful, as is the super smooth bg!
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
10 Aug 2011 3:42PM
Superb shot Ade, cracking detail and pose,
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 4:24PM
Great from presentation to the wonderful sharp image Ade
love the angle and that brilliant little branch of willow..wonderful
mikan 7 Romania
10 Aug 2011 4:27PM
great shot
10 Aug 2011 4:44PM
Wonderful image Ade. Superb detail and composition.

10 Aug 2011 4:56PM
A superb capture, excellent comp and pose with wonderful detail.
chase 12 1.1k 246 England
10 Aug 2011 5:46PM
Great position in the frame Ade,lovely detail & dof.
10 Aug 2011 6:45PM
Very nice Ade Smile
Well done.

stokesy 7 2 Scotland
10 Aug 2011 7:08PM
excellent all round image doesnt get much better, ronnie
mattberry 13 259 14 Greece
10 Aug 2011 7:14PM
Beautifully composed and captured Ade! I can't / won't do birds (no gear, no skill, no patience), so always admire a first class image such as this!

Maiwand 11 3 73 England
10 Aug 2011 7:15PM
Top quality in every respect Ade. Superb.
jasonrwl Plus
8 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 7:23PM
Superb shot Ade - these are such lovely birds.
lawbert 11 1.8k 15 England
10 Aug 2011 7:25PM
This is spot on AdeSmile
Awesome in fact!!
All the Best
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 7:34PM
so much joy to be found amongst grandchildren I am sure you have had a tiring but invigorating day - this is a beauty of a shot with the colouring spot on
JackieB 7 18 3 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 7:39PM
Excellent capture Ade....well done

Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
10 Aug 2011 8:05PM
A cracking shot of this male reed bunting Ade, I bet there was a moth there somewhere until this handsome fellow pictured devoured it!Wink
10 Aug 2011 8:12PM
Superb capture Ade - maybe you could have called it Mothballed as you'd not brought it out for a while & we would have still got the moth fix!! Grin Some lovely feather detail. Lou
janty66 11 3 England
10 Aug 2011 8:12PM
Top shot....
teocali Plus
10 441 18 England
10 Aug 2011 8:31PM
Superb capture, Ade - pin sharp with lovely detail and clean bg tones. One I would love to have in my PF.
KBan 13 502 4 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:12PM
Top shot Ade pose and detail superb.
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:27PM

Steve_S Plus
12 181 3 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 9:29PM
Excellent capture Ade
10 Aug 2011 10:04PM
Beautiful capture of the elusive Reed Bunting Moth, Ade,,you did well to even see itSmile
Great job mate
TerryMcK 9 72 2 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2011 10:33PM
Ticks all the boxes for me, Ade. Perfectly captured, good detail & set against an ideal b/g.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
11 Aug 2011 12:40AM
Superb capture............Sandy
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
11 Aug 2011 4:51AM
A lovely background and great details on the bunting

Ray42 10 3 England
11 Aug 2011 7:14AM
A real funny looking moth!!!! A cracking shot Ade - a good comp, good detail and colour and a clean bg
Devon_Wild 7 8 1 England
11 Aug 2011 7:47AM
Super capture, good detail and colour ..........Rob
bunbeam 12 2 United Kingdom
11 Aug 2011 7:44PM
no antennae is the givaway lol... stunning capture
annettep38 Plus
7 218 40 Costa Rica
12 Aug 2011 3:13PM
oh dear I had overlooked this one on a busy day, you acrobat is such a beauty.

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