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20 Jul 2010 2:04PM
Excellent shot


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20 Jul 2010 2:20PM
Impressive shot
Vince_S 8 10 England
20 Jul 2010 2:34PM
Excellent shot - hope there is a few more to come.
User_Removed 9 26 2 United States
20 Jul 2010 3:03PM
Brilliant! The detail is so striking and with the background blurred, it stands out even more.
terry_cavner 13 332 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2010 3:06PM
Stunning Cheryl....where was this shot take ?
blackbird 11 159 15 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2010 3:35PM

Quote:but the background colouring I think makes this a bit special

I agree Smile
Richsr 10 91 223 England
20 Jul 2010 3:48PM
Like the background tones and good details in the bird. Well captured.
Regards Richard
LeeFisher 8 59 8 England
20 Jul 2010 4:30PM
Superb, well worth the visit then Smile
csurry 16 9.2k 92
20 Jul 2010 4:31PM
Thanks all.

Image taken at Rothiemurchus Fishery. They hold daily photographic sessions throughout the months the ospreys are resident. No guarantee of action of course, but they are pretty regular. The other issue is the size of the fishing lake, today a lot of the dives were on the far side from the hides.
DaveU Plus
12 1.4k 125 England
20 Jul 2010 4:32PM
That's a lovely shot.
Absolutely stunning, simply superb photography.
20 Jul 2010 6:07PM
great shot,with a great BG,
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
20 Jul 2010 6:34PM
20 Jul 2010 6:44PM
Superb Cheryl !!
20 Jul 2010 6:53PM
Quality and totally agree about the BG colouring. If only that shot had a salmon trailing from those talons Wink. Superb shot
jonah794 8 1.7k 11 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2010 7:27PM
Great shot Cheryl - I'm pleased that just 'cos you want to take a better shot than mine on Monday, you've booked TWO extra days of ospreys!! Wink

I love the background - I got that yesterday. Smile
Well done........ Looking forward to uploading mine...

csurry 16 9.2k 92
20 Jul 2010 7:59PM
Thanks all.

He has got a fish Brian and you can see it in the following frames, as I got 10 consecutive shots of him taking off with it Wink

Trying not to steal your thunder Jonah, but you better get it uploaded soon Wink
20 Jul 2010 8:19PM


He has got a fish Brian and you can see it in the following frames, as I got 10 consecutive shots of him taking off with it

Oh Brilliant stuff, Im going to have to get up to this place myself i love osprey's Wink
cassiecat 9 39 46 England
20 Jul 2010 8:22PM
looks great against that golden bg.lesley
20 Jul 2010 8:45PM
That's a fabulous image Cheryl... like you said "a bit special"

franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2010 9:47PM
Truly superb!

jonah794 8 1.7k 11 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2010 10:06PM
Mine won't be on till tomorrow evening - not that I'm trying to get people to look at it or anything........
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
20 Jul 2010 11:11PM
A must large ! Cheryl. On my hit list. Ron.
great capture, super high quality shot!
viscostatic 11 35 5 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2010 6:05PM
The bird certailly stands out well from that background.

jonah794 8 1.7k 11 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2010 11:05AM
Well done on the HC......

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