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Got It!

By Lillian  
Mr Kingfisher got his lunch!...

This is a photograph from a special request, to see with a fish in his mouth...

Thank you so much for all the Votes and Comments yesterday and Special Thanks to
Graham (digital_boi) and Len (Len1950) for your User Awards



Hope that you like this one too
Before you get fed up with them.....

Did my back in today...so painful just sitting, please excuse the clicks at times...sorry

Lillian

Tags: General Kingfisher Fish Male Wildlife and nature

Voters: zapar40, MalcolmM, steve5452 and 95 more

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Comments


steve5452 12 15 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 7:33PM
cracking shot!

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EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
19 Jan 2012 7:37PM
Oh, well done, both to the little fisher and the photographer!! Hope your back gets better soon.

Ann
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 7:40PM
fantastic detail lillian brilliant colours and texture a stunning capture top shot Wink
andy
ColouredImages 12 47 35 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 7:42PM
Excellent capture Lillian
Mike
Gezina 10 3 6 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 7:54PM
Beautiful colour, nice glint in the eye with aded interest of food - a lovely shot Lillian - Ina
19 Jan 2012 7:54PM
Spot on Lillian superb image.
Martin
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 7:54PM
Amazing

Adrian
19 Jan 2012 7:56PM
Best one yet Lillian keep em comming and get the deep heat spray into action Wink

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
19 Jan 2012 8:00PM
Stunning shot! With a fish and brilliant detail too.
Sam.
Mike_Smith Plus
9 339 1 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 8:04PM
What a cracking shot Lillian including the fish too
19 Jan 2012 8:07PM
Brillant capture Lillian.
Vanda
19 Jan 2012 8:21PM
wonderful shot Lillian ! ho0pe you feel better very soon xxx
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 8:30PM
Lillian this is awesome
morpheus1955 10 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 8:40PM
Superb shot Lillian, fantastic detail and colours.

Hugh
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
19 Jan 2012 8:44PM
Yes, this one is beyond iridescence--- Kudos for this capture

and take care of your self!
saeidNL 7 3 Netherlands
19 Jan 2012 8:44PM
Excellent and wonderful capture,very well done,
saeid
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 8:49PM
This is my favourite of the set so far, Lillian, it is absolutely wonderful. This is my favourite bird, too, always has been, and I thoroughly enjoy looking at all the other kingfisher shots on this site. So I have to say that yours compares very favourably with the rest, well done.
19 Jan 2012 8:57PM
So pleased to be your 30th Lillian.Supurb shot..Lin
19 Jan 2012 9:40PM
Not as easy as you first thought then Lillian Wink Sitting for long periods of time does play havoc with the back,as I have found on many an occasion !! Longest time in a small hide was 2 summers ago,I sat from 5.30am until 7.30pm one Sunday mid Summer & could hardly walk when I eventually got up to go home Tongue
Ps.....Well captured with food n all Wink
Oliverpants 7 2 2 England
19 Jan 2012 9:48PM
OMG Lillian, another cracker, you have really pulled it out of the bag. Hope you back gets better soon. PS.....I can't find your number. Ann
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
19 Jan 2012 10:15PM
the red antislip shoes and the fish are special cherries on the cake in this perfect shot!!
OAKEY 8 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 10:40PM
Just fantastic, fab detail, super colours and the fish too, very well done indeed Lillian.
Regards Shaun
User_Removed 12 386 2 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 10:42PM
Wonderful capture with the fish, love it.

Lucien.
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
19 Jan 2012 11:25PM
These just keep getting better Lillian, I can not remember seeing a better example of one of these, now take it easy and I hope your back improves quickly. - gary
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
19 Jan 2012 11:30PM
First Class image
TonyDy Plus
8 5 2 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 11:31PM
Great shot, Lillian.
Tony
19 Jan 2012 11:48PM
The fish adds interest to a super photo.
well done Lillian.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
20 Jan 2012 12:07AM
Looks a bit of a mouthful for it here Lillian !!
An excellent shot.
Mick.
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
20 Jan 2012 12:20AM
Well done Lillian, you've really nailed this one, great image.....

Hope the award makes your back feel a little better, trust me as a long term sufferer of spinal pain you have my every sympathy, hope it feels better soon....

Ade
Peagreen 6 1 1 England
20 Jan 2012 12:35AM
Absolutely superb, Lillian. Beautiful colours and fantastic detail. You certainly 'Got it' Excellent captureGrin Hope your back gets better very soon !!
Take care, Pauline
20 Jan 2012 1:52AM
magnificent capture
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
20 Jan 2012 2:56AM
An excellent image Lillian. Really beautiful..............Sandy
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
20 Jan 2012 6:37AM
Another fantastic kingy, Lillian, you must be chuffed with this Smile I trust you're out of that chair by now Wink Carol
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 7:07AM
These guys are just so photogenic, but your timing here makes this one very special. Hope that back recovers for Venice.
Stace Plus
8 2 2 England
20 Jan 2012 7:22AM
Superb capture and comp

Stace
20 Jan 2012 8:00AM
Excellent shot, well caught. Steve
CaroleS Plus
6 424 3 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 8:25AM
Super timing Lillian - excellent image. Carole
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 8:54AM
That is a great way to wake in the morning...so many wonderful comments and TWO awards
Thank You so much Shaun (Oakey)and to Ade (Ade_Osman) for your User Awards
So pleased that you are all enloying the Kingfishers
Off to Doctors soon...Back is 'excruciatingly painful'Sad
why did I bother with the housework??

Lillian
20 Jan 2012 9:24AM
Brilliant Lillian ! sorry no UA at the momentWink

Len
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 9:33AM
Another stunner... well done Lillian.
20 Jan 2012 10:37AM
What a stunning shot with lovely detail
mike
FeatherFriend 9 38 217 England
20 Jan 2012 11:09AM
Fab shot Lillian, lovely detail and congrats on the awards Wink
Geoff.
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 11:26AM
SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOPERB!
Carol
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
20 Jan 2012 12:51PM
AWESOOOOOOOME Lillian


Regards

Trev.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
20 Jan 2012 2:04PM
Simply stunning, Lillian! An excellent quality image, and excellently timed, too Smile
Get that back better before Venice...only 4 weeks to go now... Wink
Trev Smile
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
20 Jan 2012 3:44PM
Food in the beak. Absolutely the best way to catch them Lillian; and this is superb.
Ron
20 Jan 2012 4:15PM
Just stunning, again Lillian. Smile

David
Billyray 9 70 3 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 4:34PM
Superb Lillian. Large is excellent.
Take care of your back but keep away from 'Fiery Jack'' (it burns like H*ll).
Ray
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 4:51PM
Thank You Malc (Saltireblue) for your User Award very appreciated as are all the comments
Seen Dr, now on very strong tablets, and only short spell sitting on computer!
But hopefully back to proper comments over weekend
Forgotten how much the back pain was
Lillian
20 Jan 2012 5:12PM
Hi Lillian , superb capture regards gray.
Niknut Plus
6 1.3k 69 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 5:44PM
Beautiful shot !!!!

My sympathies with the back-pain !!.....I get the same problem, for the same reasons....usually sat
at the computer for too long !!.....numb-bum too !!.Sad
danbrann Plus
12 631 17
20 Jan 2012 5:45PM
I bet your back isn't half as bad as that poor fish's back. Outstanding Lillian.
PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 5:59PM
Excellent shot Lillian. Would have given a UA for this but sorry have used it for this week. Outstanding photography. Sorry to hear about the back pain. I can sympathise. I find an orthopaedic wedgy cushion helps whn sat at the computer. Hope it improves soon. Paul
20 Jan 2012 6:07PM
WOW! the Girl did well here Lillian, what a great picture from you.
Sorry to hear you've done your Back in, that is just SO painful I know. You'll just have to give up weight training and long distance running Lillian, it's not doing you any good you know Wink

John Smile
BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
20 Jan 2012 6:35PM
Oh excellent Lillian.
Many Congrats too on all the awards.
Gently does it with that back .. I am a fellow
sufferer often so know just how wicked it is.

B.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 6:36PM
After your remarks Paul (PaulLiley) , bit baffled and delighted!! to see
that you have given me your User Award Thank You so Much
And John..if only and in my dreams!
Thank You all for all advice on my back and comments on the Kingfisher
Lillian
moiral 6 12 Scotland
20 Jan 2012 9:05PM
You most certainly did get it. Wonderful capture. Moira
Shellio 5 2 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 10:57PM
Lovely image of vibrant colours Lillian, hope your back gets better soon.
Shell
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2012 9:58AM
Thank You Keith (Kban) for your User Award so pleased you like him
and with your help maybe got the colours right..thanks and again my thanks to you all
If back easier later will process another from file for you
Lillian
Peterpools 5 2 2 United States
21 Jan 2012 1:11PM
Lillian
Beautiful image and capture.Razor sharp details and a brilliant palette of gorgeous colors. Awesome work and capture.
Peter
john_starkey 6 1 3 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2012 7:22PM
Superb image Lillian,the detail is stunning Smile,very good ,deserves my award,

John.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2012 9:45PM
John (John_starkey) Thank You so much for your User Award
This Kingfisher has been so well recieved by you all and I thank You
I thank you all
Lillian
Suehh 9 39 6 England
22 Jan 2012 10:11PM
Had to comment on this one - it is completely and utterly superb!!
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
30 Jan 2012 11:19PM
Wow even more impresive than the previous ones, the details and colours you've captured in the plumage are simply glorious. You are in scintillating form at present and your star is in the ascendency

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