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That's my Fish

By Lillian  
Female Kingfisher taken with reeds in the background, sunshine
and water droplets sparkling...what more could you ask for?

well a little less sun for the photo.. but I still like the shot

Thank you Eric for your User Award on the Otter yesterday
and to all that had time to comment, all appreciated


Tags: General Kingfisher Female Droplets Wildlife and nature Bullhead fish

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stuart1963 9 272 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:00AM
Wonderful image
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:02AM
A stunning image Lillian, Pin sharp focusing, wonderfully composed, and the light shimmering through the iridescent plumage is simply quite magical.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
17 Oct 2012 8:02AM
Perfection, Lillian, and glad to hear that you are seeing some sun over there Smile Carol
fentiger 19 920 24 England
17 Oct 2012 8:05AM
Totally envious ~ great shot.

AnnChown 11 207 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:10AM
The light is lovely Lillian - it looks perfect to me! Excellent detail on her feathers and on the unlucky fish!
andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:13AM
simply stunning lillian Wink
KBan 16 512 4 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:14AM
17 Oct 2012 8:14AM
Certainly a catch for you Lillian. Great shot.GrinGrin

Jasper87 Plus
11 2.7k 158 England
17 Oct 2012 8:16AM
Sharpness and detail are superb, Lillian. Another amazing wildlife shot.

morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 8:19AM
Fantastic shot Lillian, fabulous colours and excellent detail, great light too

17 Oct 2012 8:23AM
Super image Lillian, great capture by both,
jdinne 17 16 England
17 Oct 2012 8:35AM
Think it is brilliant Lillian, light, detail are perfect. Excellent.

rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
17 Oct 2012 8:37AM
Another cracker Lillian !! Such a privilage too.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
17 Oct 2012 8:48AM
Another stunning shot from the Lillian production lineSmileSmile: superb detail of the k/f and it's catch, and showing up so well against that b/g tone.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
17 Oct 2012 8:54AM
Excellent image Lillian
Regards Richard
NaturesHaven 9 283 6 England
17 Oct 2012 9:03AM
The light has brought out the beautiful colours and detail of both the Kingfisher and the fish, the Wow factor for me............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Maiwand 14 3 73 England
17 Oct 2012 9:10AM
Excellent capture Lillian with a perfect pose and perch.
stokesy 10 8 Scotland
17 Oct 2012 9:35AM
compo winner well done ronnie light is o.k. not a distraction
barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 9:39AM
poor fish!!!
Gypsyman 10 690 England
17 Oct 2012 9:52AM
Lilian worth an award, but I cannot give you too many, members may think it is because you once commented you would like to go with me
on one of my walks. Eric. GrinSmileWink
Fefe Plus
9 57 36 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 9:56AM
TonyDy Plus
12 52 3 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 10:42AM
Superb shot, Lillian.
marktc Plus
10 101 15 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 10:59AM
There have been a number of Kingfisher shots on this week Lillian and so I was pleased that when I decided to award this one, it turned out to be yours. I decided that I would give GEA's judged only by the image and not by person, so no favouritism, just well earned.
Tibetan 8 3 England
17 Oct 2012 11:19AM
Pleased for you Lillian another brilliant photo, well done top class and quality, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
debu 11 India
17 Oct 2012 11:32AM
Superbly captured.
EAS 12 1 13 Scotland
17 Oct 2012 11:40AM
Excellent, though still worrying about your comment re wanting "a little less sun"! Can we have it, please?

bagman 10 65 United States
17 Oct 2012 12:04PM
Absolutely fantastic ,Beautifully done image.
Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 12:22PM
Stunning clarity in this wonderful Kingfisher with her catch.
Congratulations on GEA.
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 12:52PM
A well deserved GEA LillianGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
17 Oct 2012 1:03PM
All awards richly deserved Lillian a very fine capture and even a wee tad of catch light in the eye great work

Graham GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
17 Oct 2012 1:23PM
Not the easiest bird to spot and photograph from what I understand from fellow Camera Club members, but to capture one with its meal like this truly is a winning shot, Lillian, and it just has to have my UA...Wink
Trev Smile
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
17 Oct 2012 1:59PM
Gorgeous colours Lillian.
Super shot.
17 Oct 2012 1:59PM
Top notch.
danbrann 16 640 17
17 Oct 2012 2:24PM
Simply outstanding Lillian. Sorry but the site won't let me give another user award..what a pity.
FeatherFriend 13 38 217 England
17 Oct 2012 2:27PM
A superb shot with lovely detail Lillian, hope she managed to get that one down Wink
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 2:38PM
Wow what a capture for you and the Kingfisher.
icphoto 19 2.7k England
17 Oct 2012 2:46PM
Perfect! What else can I say?GrinSmileWink
canonfan 10 7 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 3:44PM
Beautiful image Lillian and captured in wonderful light
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
17 Oct 2012 4:45PM
Did she think YOU wanted it? (Bet you didn't)
17 Oct 2012 5:23PM
Great capture Lillian Smile
graceland 16 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 5:23PM
Niknut Plus
11 2.9k 82 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 5:38PM
Oooooo.....terrific shot !!....faultless !!
MossyOak 9 22 15 England
17 Oct 2012 5:58PM
Very nicely timed and captured Lillian, but watch that sharpening tool, especially on wildlife
Mike_Smith Plus
13 756 2 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 6:04PM
What a cracking shot Lillian
saltireblue Plus
10 11.8k 75 Norway
17 Oct 2012 6:24PM
"Oh, well caught, Sir! Would you like that poached or grilled, Sir?"
Excellent, of course, Lillian.

17 Oct 2012 6:27PM
WOW!!!!!!!! please take my award as my comment Lillian Smile

John Smile
JohnoP 15 2
17 Oct 2012 6:32PM
A fantastic moment Lillian! John
evelen 16 5 England
17 Oct 2012 6:35PM
wonderful capture Lillian.
Superb work Lilian another top draw shot. outstanding work.

Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
17 Oct 2012 7:00PM
Just lovely!

rayme330 9 17 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 7:05PM
Superb, Lillian.

bricurtis Plus
15 2.4k 51 England
17 Oct 2012 8:28PM
What a wonderful image taken in such harsh light - love the details.
Glyn1 11 4 1 England
17 Oct 2012 9:10PM
Cracking capture.

pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 9:13PM
Good detail and WOW that fishWink
User_Removed 8 4 1 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 9:52PM
clarity does not come any better than this, what pleasure it must give you to find and take a picture like this. SmileSmileSmile
lesliea 11 2 Australia
17 Oct 2012 10:04PM
Wow great shot Lillian well captured.
Allen, Smile
rogerfry 15 543 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 10:24PM
Hard to think of any words that haven't been used already......a really great image, and full marks to the kingfisher for posing so well. Smile


(More results tomorrow...will let you know how it goes)
ValSaxby 15 146 United Kingdom
17 Oct 2012 10:40PM
lovely shot Lillian
mcjimpog 9 4 Philippines
18 Oct 2012 7:02AM
very clear and very sharp....
AnnChown 11 207 1 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2012 7:27AM
I'm a bit late but still time to add my award to your collection Lillian! Brilliant image!
vickyf 15 8 8 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2012 10:48AM
I'm even later, but what more could you ask for indeed!Smile
sable 12 9 7 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2012 11:23AM
Wow how lucky are you to be able to shot an image like this? Ok so perhaps a little less sunshine but you have captured a natural looking image with all the essential ingredients - Elizabeth
gingerdelight 14 298 11 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2012 11:27AM
Well worthy of all those awards Lillian!
18 Oct 2012 12:29PM
i like the detail in the bird......supub...................................subhojit
moiral 10 12 Scotland
18 Oct 2012 7:26PM
Well done on all those awards Lillian - so very much deserved for this beauty. Moira
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
18 Oct 2012 9:32PM
What a super shot.
I could do with some of that sunshine here in France; this year it has been rather spasmodic! Hope Cornwall has some too.
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
18 Oct 2012 9:46PM
Long list speaks for the finest quality.
annettep38 9 220 42 Luxembourg
18 Oct 2012 10:07PM
Sun or not, the ligh is with you. Perfect.
19 Oct 2012 12:16AM
An excellent Kingfisher & Fish photograph. Lighting & Detail is 1st Class
Your patience is rewarded , Well done Lillian
tonyng Plus
11 11 3 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2012 10:06PM
A cracker!
NobbytheNobster 11 33 5 England
20 Oct 2012 3:26PM
What more could one ask for indeed Smile
Fantastic shot Lillian, all your photos are a pleasure to look at Smile
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
21 Oct 2012 3:35PM
A magnificent shot of this beautiful little bird, such fantastic detail, colours and clarity in the plumage. This one fully deserves all the accolades it has received
Techno Plus
12 6.1k 8 England
25 Oct 2012 9:22AM
Nicely controlled exposure of this fine bird, well done Lillian.
Bonico 11 Romania
26 Oct 2012 9:17PM
Like it. Congrats!
DonMc 12 4 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 4:04PM
Lillian, your photography is amazing!!!

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