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Red Kite

By John_Wannop    
Taken today in the snow at Gigrin farm.

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: Misty56, phil_j, User_Removed and 179 more

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Comments


CanonMan Plus
14 524 4 England
5 Feb 2009 8:16PM
Super shot. Nice and sharp. Love all the snow flakes all around.

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James_G Plus
8 166 5
5 Feb 2009 8:17PM
Beautiful shot. So sharp and the snow makes it the best winter scene in the gallery so far!
5 Feb 2009 8:19PM
Stunning shot & the weather makes it look even more impressive.
Bob
Natzdad Plus
7 29 2 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2009 8:21PM
i agree with James_G,took the words out of my mouth brilliant.......Mick
Buffalo_Tom Plus
9 2.3k 9 Wales
5 Feb 2009 8:22PM
Better than the image the other day.Top class.
Tom.
5 Feb 2009 8:24PM
super shot really brilliant love it
5 Feb 2009 8:30PM
Brilliant (as ever)
Do you ever work? Wink Your commitment to the subject is well rewarded here John, congratulations.

Phil.
Lilac Plus
9 33 England
5 Feb 2009 8:32PM
Great image

Susan
tigertot 12 36 England
5 Feb 2009 8:33PM
Cracking shot - love the eye contact with the bird, great detail especially considering the conditions.
5 Feb 2009 8:34PM
Excellent inflight capture!!
Geoff
5 Feb 2009 8:34PM
Thats a great shot, the snow sets it off really well.
VidB Plus
7 11 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2009 8:35PM
Superb shot great detail and the snow adds to it, well done
Dave
5 Feb 2009 8:37PM
This is an amazing shot. One to be proud of.
Jenny
glazzaro Plus
11 70 23 United States
5 Feb 2009 8:38PM
Congrats, beautiful shot, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
5 Feb 2009 8:50PM
Absolutely magnificent wow what a shot and well done for H/C very derserved indeed
Shandoor
5 Feb 2009 8:50PM
That bird had her eyes on you hey.
Great shot with just best best timing to get the head facing right at you.
Mark
User_Removed 8 78 1 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2009 9:08PM
Hi Jon this is better than the first.. got to get the top reward in my book.

Dave
Wilmot Plus
7 338 1 United Kingdom
5 Feb 2009 9:12PM
What an amazing shot,this is truly wonderful.
Steve
webjam Plus
11 292 11 Netherlands
5 Feb 2009 9:20PM
Really like that large version! You have a good view of the eyes in the larger version.

Jacqueline
5 Feb 2009 9:24PM
brilliant
Absolutely beautiful capture of a truly wonderful bird. I'm jealous.
5 Feb 2009 10:06PM
WOW!
Just brilliant!
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
5 Feb 2009 10:31PM
One of your first shots I ever saw John was a fantastic shot of a Kite in snow-- here we are 2 years later and still the same immpecable standard. Brilliant.
Ron
Wow wish I could give you extra votes on this,a superb capture,1st class image.

Jean x
5 Feb 2009 10:44PM
Superb John... love this.. shortlisted

Jon
5 Feb 2009 10:51PM
Awesome....the detail is incredible.
Now this is amazing!! One of the best red kite inflight shots ive ever seen. Thank you for uploading it, its so so so good.
Scott
5 Feb 2009 11:18PM
Fantastic image, everything is right!
phil
5 Feb 2009 11:33PM
Brilliant!
chris-p Plus
10 65 England
6 Feb 2009 12:23AM
Even better...congrats
6 Feb 2009 7:09AM
Awesome!!
LesF Plus
9 182 9
6 Feb 2009 8:34AM
Beautiful

LesF
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
6 Feb 2009 9:18AM
WOW such a great catch superb detail and colour I love this shot
porty2003 12 97 Scotland
6 Feb 2009 10:25AM
Terrific image
John
SueTurner Plus
11 81 3 England
6 Feb 2009 10:50AM
.......... its like waiting for a bus, you wait ages, then two come along

well done
sue
paulcr 11 1.5k 9 Ireland
6 Feb 2009 11:33AM
Brilliant eyes! Oveall an excellent shot. Paul
BarbaraR Plus
9 16 1 England
6 Feb 2009 1:04PM
Wow, what a superb shot.
Many Congrats.

B.
AnneWorner Plus
8 620 43 United States
6 Feb 2009 1:55PM
Congrats on PA for this beautiful image!
Anne
MikeH Plus
11 217 4 England
6 Feb 2009 5:02PM
Stunning photography,
Mike
6 Feb 2009 6:25PM
Stunning capture.
Well done.
Joe.
julesm Plus
12 1.7k 7 United Kingdom
6 Feb 2009 8:33PM
Simply stunning capture!

Jules
6 Feb 2009 8:34PM
Awesome shot top notch
Tim
kinfatric Plus
11 550 9 Scotland
6 Feb 2009 10:25PM
a wonderful capture
Rob_Taylor Plus
11 660 5 Wales
6 Feb 2009 10:29PM
John, this is fantastic, one of the best wildlife shots I've seen.
Congrats on a most deserved PA Smile

Rob
Skier 13 203 China
7 Feb 2009 3:42AM
Wow - beautiful. Absolutely superb shot.
User_Removed 11 4 11 England
8 Feb 2009 8:58AM
Absoloutley a-blummin-mazing!!! Well deserved award and one of many with this I would have thought,Sylv.
Coleslaw 10 13.4k 28 Wales
8 Feb 2009 10:12AM
well deserved
IFIMAGE Plus
7 143 Wales
13 Feb 2009 6:16AM
Stunning image!
Ian.
justin c 12 4.7k 36 England
24 Feb 2009 8:23PM
They don't come much better than this.

Justin
ketch Plus
8 770 50 Turks And Caicos Islands
26 Feb 2009 10:43PM
How on earth did you ever manage to capture this truly magnificnet shot - wow ...

Robert
Best Red Kite shot I've ever seen, simply superb.
Colin.
21 Apr 2009 10:27AM
Excellent shot!!!
Emmog Plus
6 38 1 England
6 May 2009 6:47PM
Great shot. It has fantastic detail every where!! Excellent
Matt
redshank 6 1 United Kingdom
6 Jun 2009 1:22PM
Truly stunning image

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