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Hanging Around

By proberts
Another from Skomer.

Tags: General Wildlife and nature Sports and action

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Coleslaw 11 13.4k 28 Wales
10 Jun 2010 11:43AM
Maybe an EC this time? Wink

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proberts 12 218 4 Wales
10 Jun 2010 11:48AM
LOL Cole. I have more chance of meeting the Pope i think for my Puffins Wink
10 Jun 2010 12:35PM
great flight shot and the detail is spot on
10 Jun 2010 12:50PM
Amazing image well captured.
10 Jun 2010 1:25PM
That stuffed Puffin you bought off Ebay is sure earning it's money, I can hardly see the support wires Wink

Well done Andrew, not easy to get in flight.
Well done.
Pete Plus
15 18.8k 96 England
10 Jun 2010 1:30PM
How sharp!!!! Wonderful...

Quote:I can hardly see the support wires

lol and nice Photoshop cloning
10 Jun 2010 1:32PM
Great capture well done superb.Rob
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
10 Jun 2010 1:42PM
Wow. Thanks very much. Made my week now after a very stressful one.
Lol geoff. I now, going to try the kingfisher one soon too Wink
10 Jun 2010 1:45PM
Excellent capture,perfect timing and detail !
dathersmith 9 550 12 England
10 Jun 2010 1:45PM
Thoroughly deserves the EC Andrew, great capture.

skewey 10 31 England
10 Jun 2010 1:58PM
Outstanding capture brilliant timing.
Ian-Munro 8 200 15 Wales
10 Jun 2010 2:21PM
Congrats fella!
10 Jun 2010 2:35PM
A Stunner !
Cormy 9 3 England
10 Jun 2010 2:35PM
Tremendous capture.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
10 Jun 2010 3:53PM
Thought you didn't have any flight shots..LOL.
Superb this.
Megan picture tomorrow.
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
10 Jun 2010 4:01PM

Happy to make it RC.....

Congrats on the EC!

franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
10 Jun 2010 4:49PM
Stunning capture!

chris-p Plus
11 65 England
10 Jun 2010 5:32PM
In flight shot that is pin mean feat to achieve..brill.
sut68 Plus
13 2.0k 76 England
10 Jun 2010 5:42PM
Not hard to see why this is picking up so much interest and awards, belter mate, one I wish was mine!!!
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
10 Jun 2010 6:25PM
Cheers everyone, very much appreciated.
cassiecat 8 39 46 England
10 Jun 2010 6:28PM
heard you got a private audience with the Pope too, good day all round then Tongue
congrats, its a gem, love the angle of the face to go with the inflight shot.lesley
Steve_S Plus
10 180 3 United Kingdom
10 Jun 2010 7:00PM
Superb capture Andrew, brilliantly exposed. Congrats on the EC
andymark 6 1 England
10 Jun 2010 7:12PM
wow that amazing
10 Jun 2010 7:45PM
Really do not know how I have missed your PF,but i'm certainly glad I have found it !! Excellent work and what a Gallery of Awards.......
I must congratulate you on todays upload,what a fantastic capture,the detail and exposure are spot on and love the BG !! A very well deserved EC Smile
lianna 6 13 United Kingdom
10 Jun 2010 9:58PM
excellent capture x x
Goggz 9 2.3k 72 Wales
11 Jun 2010 12:06AM
Aha! Well done on the EC Andrew Smile

Cracking shot! Would probably get POTW if it had a mouthful of sandeels Wink

Cheers, Goggz
LesF 10 182 9
11 Jun 2010 8:26AM
A wonderful capture as said so sharp, congrats on the EC

Morgs 8 20 62 Wales
11 Jun 2010 9:38AM
WOW!!! This is the best in flight shot of a puffin that I have ever seen. It is sooooo sharp with a wonderful pose. This is wonderfully done and so well deserving of the EC and perhaps more?!


proberts 12 218 4 Wales
11 Jun 2010 9:41AM
Cheers everyone for the great comments,very much appreciated.
LOL Leslie. I`m flying to the vatican by Puffin Airways on Sunday for mass Wink
Cheers Dean,very kind of you.
Alan_Coles 10 177 11 Wales
11 Jun 2010 10:00AM
Brilliant image and not only getting an EC you managed a comment from the man too...special image then!
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
11 Jun 2010 10:01AM
Cheers Alan and thanks Dave for the Ua Smile
11 Jun 2010 3:11PM


Happy to make it RC.....

Congrats on the EC!


AND 20D....
Coleslaw 11 13.4k 28 Wales
14 Jun 2010 8:36AM
Well done mate on POTW.
See, I am always right.... Smile
14 Jun 2010 8:54AM
Brill and so sharp. Well done on being Photo of the Week .
pulsar69 12 1.6k 6 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2010 9:58AM
Brilliant shot , beautifully composed and great shallow dof.. well done
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
14 Jun 2010 10:25AM
Wow. Thanks very much Pete. Dead chuffed.
LOL Cole. Just this once Wink
ripleysalien 9 1.2k 11 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2010 10:47AM
The Pope will see you now.....
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
14 Jun 2010 10:50AM
LOL Steve. Think i`ll say that on all my photos now Wink Cheers.
Coleslaw 11 13.4k 28 Wales
14 Jun 2010 10:51AM
Fishing big fish now, are you? LOL
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
14 Jun 2010 11:00AM
LMAO Cole. Yep Wink Think i know what you mean lol.
Phil_Morgan 10 182 1 Wales
14 Jun 2010 12:06PM
Oh god no, thats twice this week now I have to agree with Cole!! Ooh that hurts!! Wink
Told you so mate, many congrats Smile
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
14 Jun 2010 1:01PM
Congrats Andrew,well deserved.
User_Removed 9 11 11 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2010 1:11PM
Stunning shot and glad to make it the tun!

Chris C
14 Jun 2010 1:55PM
I had a feeling you might just win POTW, glad to see it going to a Puffin, they're fabulous little birds and this is an excellent in-flight capture of one.

Congratulations Andrew.

14 Jun 2010 2:14PM
Amazing shot, well done!
photophantom 8 108 3 Philippines
14 Jun 2010 3:06PM
fantastic shot
wyatturp 11 2 England
14 Jun 2010 5:16PM
Super picture, well done, deserved POTWSmile the background makes it work , and not a easy picture to get.

Platchet 9 5 8 Wales
14 Jun 2010 5:29PM
Just realised I hadnt commented on this......... SUPERB!
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
14 Jun 2010 6:16PM
Thanks everyone. Really appreciated.
SueTurner 12 81 3 England
14 Jun 2010 7:25PM
quality shot, deserves all the awards, well done

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2010 9:47PM
Congratulations on a stunning shot and a very deserved photo of the week award - now where are you going to hang the canvas?
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
15 Jun 2010 2:09PM
Thanks Sue and Helen.
LOL Sue,not sure yet. Havent got that much wall space yet.
bzbee Plus
12 102 3 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 5:14PM
Congratulations!!!! Brilliant shot. Well deserved award, Andrew
Morgs 8 20 62 Wales
18 Jun 2010 11:01AM
Well done on the POTW Andrew!!!! Great work.

phototwink Plus
10 18 3 Scotland
19 Jun 2010 3:50PM
Stunning image - am deeply envious!
birgit 7 1 Belgium
24 Jun 2010 11:34AM

Great detail, fantastic colours, ... just love it.

Goggz 9 2.3k 72 Wales
25 Jun 2010 8:47PM
Hehe, I was right! POTW!

Well done! Smile
jmu 7 Sri Lanka
26 Jun 2010 8:59AM
Splendid shot! Very sharp!
proberts 12 218 4 Wales
27 Jun 2010 3:03PM
Cheers everyone,very much appreciated.
LOL Goggz. Yep Smile
27 Jun 2010 10:08PM
Quite the best of a superb set of puffin pictures .
Mike .
28 Jun 2010 7:11PM
A beautifully captured image and well-deserving of rhe unanimous praise.
Vpics 6 20 6 Wales
15 Jul 2010 9:06PM
Cracking shot Andrew!! Congrats for the 1x publication too Smile

proberts 12 218 4 Wales
16 Jul 2010 11:44AM
Cheers everyone.
Thanks Vic, yep,pleased with that too Smile
Very nice capture, well done Smile

4 Sep 2010 12:22PM
john_starkey 6 1 3 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2010 5:14PM
Dureja 6 1 India
17 Nov 2012 1:45AM
Super Shot !
21 Dec 2012 6:39PM
Beautiful Capture....Excellent balanced.......Grin

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