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Looking Regal

By mialewis  
They are such beautiful birds with a massive array of colours & textures - it's so sad people massacre them in the name of "sport", and some shoots get so many that they bury them after they've been shot!

Tags: General Bird Close-up and macro Pheasent Wildlife and nature Mialewis Mli

Voters: Rock, MickyMc, NatalieKinnear and 19 more


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MickyMc 13 8 United Kingdom
21 Dec 2007 8:39AM
I agree. Such beautiful creatures. My little grandson could not believe it when he saw some for sale. This is a beautiful portrait I hope he keeps safe.
Mavis
NatalieKinnear 13 280 8
21 Dec 2007 9:04AM
Beautiful portrait, pin sharp, good dof. I hope he keeps safe too.
Bodiewil 13 46 Wales
21 Dec 2007 9:40AM
Beautiful image Mia, so well detailed and captured.

Dave
ChristineL 15 39 United Kingdom
21 Dec 2007 10:05AM
gorgeous detail Mia and beautiful colours,
Chris.
freybird 14 1 England
21 Dec 2007 10:26AM
Good portrait and as you say great light. Geoff
GalleryGirl 13 4 2 United Kingdom
21 Dec 2007 10:37AM
Awww he's sooo handsome! Beautiful colours in this shot. I agree with your comments re 'sport'.
Marilyn x
kombizz 15 601 1 United States
21 Dec 2007 10:48AM
great capture of this cute babe
tigertimb 12 40 66 United Kingdom
21 Dec 2007 12:50PM
Great image; love the detail, colours and DOF; a little shame that he's facing slightly away.
Tim
nickyv32 Plus
13 135 England
21 Dec 2007 5:24PM
Great shot, well caught.

Nicky
pamelajean Plus
14 1.4k 2164 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2007 1:26AM
I have a great love of these birds because I used to use their feathers in craftwork and always found incredible pleasure in each individual one. This is a great portrait, colourful and vibrant.
AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
22 Dec 2007 2:55AM
That is a beautiful bird - awesome!
Anne
22 Dec 2007 11:10AM
Expertly captured. Sharp detail on the lovely bird and beautifully clear and contrasting background.
davidhu 15 19 United Kingdom
22 Dec 2007 4:45PM
Crisp detail and colour. Works well against the fuzzy green background.
Dave
8 Mar 2008 8:27PM
Great shot! Amazing colours!!

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