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Another Merlin image from the Welshpool workshop, a stunning little raptor slightly back lit.

Thanks for the attention on the Nuthatch and Adrian Adrian (Tomcat) for his much appreciated UA.

All C, C & C very welcome

David

Brand:Canon
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:9 Nov 2012 - 1:47 PM
Focal Length:700mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:2000
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Custom
Title:Merlin (C)
Username:johnjo58 johnjo58
Uploaded:19 Feb 2013 - 5:49 PM
Tags:Merlin, Wildlife / nature
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Jenny-D
Jenny-D Plus Member 5Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
19 Feb 2013 - 5:57 PM

very nice capture Smile

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY Plus Member 81051 forum postsJN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 5:58 PM

Excellent!
JNC

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johnke
johnke  2223 forum posts South Africa15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 6:06 PM

Stunning work,This...John

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MossyOak
MossyOak  3 England15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 6:19 PM

Superb piece of work David
Richard

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SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 75305 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 6:30 PM

What a gorgeous bird, expertly photographed.
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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 7:20 PM

Really great shot
beautifully captured
Lillian

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 14915 forum postsfentiger vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 7:22 PM

Just superb!!

Albert

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MD2009
MD2009 Plus Member 4MD2009 vcard Wales
19 Feb 2013 - 7:24 PM

Well shot good colour ....

Mark ...

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OAKEY
OAKEY  7 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2013 - 7:31 PM

Great capture David, beautiful Bird.
Shaun

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Trev_B
Trev_B Plus Member 8142 forum postsTrev_B vcard England68 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 7:37 PM

A stunning capture David.

Trev

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Jefflor
Jefflor  2 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2013 - 7:42 PM

A beauty.

Jeff

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zoomsinclean
19 Feb 2013 - 7:59 PM

Fabulous image, well captured.
Graham

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john_slevin
19 Feb 2013 - 8:30 PM

Cracking image.

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96361 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 8:46 PM

Set amongst the gorse
What a perfect combination

Adrian

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 8:49 PM

This is a delight to see David. That superb bird perched on the brilliant gorse is a delight to see.GrinGrin
Ron

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tonyng
tonyng Plus Member 5tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 8:59 PM

Great pose. Such majestic bird.

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M_squared
M_squared Plus Member 4M_squared vcard United Kingdom
19 Feb 2013 - 11:35 PM

Stunning. Great setting.

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richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6307 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Feb 2013 - 11:48 PM

Stunning Image!!

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Maccas
Maccas  5
20 Feb 2013 - 5:14 AM

Superb

Ian

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teocali
teocali Plus Member 7391 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
20 Feb 2013 - 2:33 PM

Outstanding work, David - sweet light and terrific pose and detail. Love the gorse perch - makes this very special.
Sylvia

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johnjo58
johnjo58  5 United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
20 Feb 2013 - 5:06 PM

Thank you all for your comments and clicks, special thanks to Ron (maiwand) and Malcolm (M_squared) for their User Awards

David

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Brian65
Brian65  6 United Kingdom
20 Feb 2013 - 6:55 PM

WOW!!!!!!!! great one David.
Brian

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