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CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
15 Aug 2012 12:26PM
A wonderful capture, Geoff. Carol

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Ian-Jones 13 129 2 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 12:30PM
Good grief Geoff. What kind of lens arrangement would you need to get close enough?!! Anyway, 'tis a corking crop.

Ian
Sezz Plus
11 617 15 England
15 Aug 2012 12:40PM
Geoff, this is a beauty! Like the colours and detail and the background works particularly well, excellent take!

Sarah *
15 Aug 2012 12:42PM
Beautiful image. Well captured.
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
15 Aug 2012 12:50PM
A very fine result for your first k/f shot, Geoff: excellent detail and colours.
Ronnie.
15 Aug 2012 1:08PM
Lovely composition and great light.........WinkWinkWink
Tibetan 4 3 England
15 Aug 2012 1:10PM
The colours and detail are very well taken, a good crop leaving you with an excellent photo hope it does well, nice one like it! regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrin
15 Aug 2012 1:15PM
Superb,
Fred.
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
15 Aug 2012 1:29PM
Thanks all for popping in,
Geoff.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 2:37PM
I know how hard it is to get good images of Kingfishers Geoff
and you have this youngster perfectly...the feet are just starting to get colour
That is some lens /plus to get this.
deserves a little extra have my UA
Lillian
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
15 Aug 2012 2:38PM
a lovely capture great eyes and detail
Gerryrys 4 1 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 3:00PM
You're one ahead of me. I'm still waiting for mine. Excellent capture.

Gerry
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
15 Aug 2012 4:28PM
Thanks everyone and a special thank you to Lillian and Big_Beavis for the User Awards, really appreciated,
Geoff.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 5:15PM
As a first KF shot I can imagine your pleasure and why not indeed it is a beauty Geoff - would like to see one myself seems from our local NR newsletter a lot of birds including the kingy were washed out this year with all that rain but next year maybe!
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 6:24PM
Always good when you nail summat new, especially when it is as good as this

Adrian
KBan 11 495 4 England
15 Aug 2012 6:33PM
Cracker Geoff, a first of many I hope

Keith Grin
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
15 Aug 2012 7:20PM
Congrats on bagging your first Kingy Geoff and of course for all your well deserved awards.
Ron
A fine shot geoff. Excellent detail.

Jane
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
15 Aug 2012 7:53PM
A great sparkle within this image, wonderful!

yes, of course you would notice the wear and tear on the piano--- It was given to our son-in law-by his childhood piano teacher--- well taken care of as an instrument, not as furniture-- great choice for a young and growing family of BOYS! I will try to send a full view---
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
15 Aug 2012 8:15PM
Great capture Geoff. Like the natural looking bg.
Brian.
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2012 8:21PM
What a super "first" shot with lovely colours & pose.
Ju
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
15 Aug 2012 8:35PM
Excellent colour and detail in this fine image.
Joan.
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
15 Aug 2012 10:43PM
Thanks all and a special thank you to Keith for the UA, really appreciated,
Geoff.
goso 10 2 1 Australia
16 Aug 2012 7:44AM
Splendid work Geoff ...Bill
16 Aug 2012 8:25AM
Quite a stunner Geoff, colour, detail and presentation, Perfect.
Tom
Glyn1 7 4 1 England
16 Aug 2012 8:29AM
She's a little beauty Geoff, especially for your first Wink, great shot mate.

Glyn
Ray42 8 3 England
16 Aug 2012 8:34AM
A stunning shot Geoff - you normal high standard has done this lovely bird justice
teocali Plus
8 441 18 England
16 Aug 2012 10:20AM
Lovely detail, pose and rich saturated natural colours, Geoff. Beautiful plumage iridescence and complementary background. Congratulations on the well deserved awards.
Sylvia
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2012 9:07PM
You lucky person and what a fantastic image Geoff.
Brian
DerekL 11 167 24 England
17 Aug 2012 11:02AM
For how much it has been cropped you have still managed to get a good result Geoff. Anyone would be happy with this, especially me.
Weather's still crap in Torquay, will be glad to go home to some sun - lol.

Derek
bunbeam 11 2 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2012 7:53PM
wonderful capture
bunSmile
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
19 Aug 2012 6:40PM
A superb capture Geoff - congratulations on its well deserved awards SmileSmile
Helen
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
20 Aug 2012 8:30PM
A magnificent shot of this beautiful and brightly coloured little bird Geoff, you've really nailed this one
Richsr 9 91 223 England
21 Aug 2012 1:19PM
A good one too, like the details and colours in this
Regards Richard
22 Aug 2012 8:34PM
That is a superb first, well captured.
Paul
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
24 Aug 2012 11:08AM
Many thanks everyone,
Geoff.
riu 7 18 England
11 Sep 2012 3:01PM
This is a stunner. Been stalking these for the last few months but nothing like this. Will keep going though.
The detail and colour is brilliant, love the background also.

Steve

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