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Brand:Nikon CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D3x Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:600.0 mm f/4.0
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:27 Mar 2012 - 12:04 PM
Focal Length:600mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/1000sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Splashing out
Username:hasslebladuk hasslebladuk
Uploaded:6 Jun 2012 - 5:18 PM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Votes:61
Voters:CarolG · Willmer · KBan · Tynnwrlluniau · Brian_Scott · andylea · cabbie · RazvanD · skewey · maggie9 · WhiteRose1 · ringyneck · gwynn56 · gilbertmjake · MrBlueSky · moiral · peterthowe · Greyheron · Len1950 · sweetpea62 · romansnumber7 · Maiwand · JohnoP · MalcolmM · NaturesHaven · Mike_Smith · paulcr · WindowonWildlife · tomcat · andypitstop · vickyf · Paintman · Louise_Morris · Steve-T · clive burrow · CaroleS · Silverzone · Stace · alfie99 · RonnieAG · Alan_Baseley · mickyr · bagman · Pete · jennialexander · terry_cavner · martinjp · saeidNL · M_squared · mex · PaulLiley · Big_Beavis · Niknut · lifesnapper · Ade_Osman · annettep38 · nicedayout · Glostopcat · NeilWigan · rontear · chr1sm45on ·
Views:156
Unique Views:80

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 5:20 PM

What a super capture SmileSmileSmile Carol

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Brian_Scott
Brian_Scott Plus Member 542 forum postsBrian_Scott vcard United Kingdom27 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 5:31 PM

Quality shot

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 5:33 PM

STUNNING! mike top shot Wink
andy

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maggie9
maggie9  645 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 5:47 PM

a dream shot! Smile
a stunner for sure

maggie

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51381 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England146 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 5:54 PM

This has the 'wow' factor. Superb capture, Mike.

Dave

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ringyneck
ringyneck  8309 forum posts United Kingdom18 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 6:01 PM

Outstanding image ....the settings are spot on.....still keeping the detail on the bird as well as all the action around it.

Keith

p.s. a very close thing for an award with " Austin_Thomas's Great Crested Grebe calling" but sorry I can only give one.

Last Modified By ringyneck at 6 Jun 2012 - 6:03 PM

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moiral
moiral  5 Scotland
6 Jun 2012 - 6:14 PM

Wonderful shot Mike. Bird remains sharp and great water action captured. Moira

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Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
6 Jun 2012 - 6:30 PM

Splendid timing Mike, a superb shot.

Len

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 Plus Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 6:47 PM

A wonderful shot Mike,all that water splashing and you still managed to keep the bird sharp,well done..Lin

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 7:05 PM


Quote: A dream shot! Smile
a stunner for sure

maggie

Think this about says it all Mike. Superb capture.
Ron

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith Plus Member 8225 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 7:10 PM

What a cracking shot well done

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WindowonWildlife

Superb Smile

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96361 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 7:25 PM

Spectacular

Adrian

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JohnoP
JohnoP  10
6 Jun 2012 - 8:19 PM

Superb image - great timing! John

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CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 5255 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 9:20 PM

Absolutely wonderful shot - Carole

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alfie99
alfie99  7 Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 9:57 PM

Brilliant....

Aled

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2012 - 10:00 PM

EXCELLENT.
Ronnie.

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2012 - 9:09 AM

Fantastic and very well timed capture indeed,very well done,
saeid

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  6 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2012 - 2:40 PM

The composition and timing is special. Love the water droplets and spray. Excellent work. paul

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 4204 forum postsannettep38 vcard Costa Rica34 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2012 - 7:49 AM

What a merry view, excellent timing!

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jun 2012 - 11:34 PM

A wonderful capture Mike, you've timed this one to perfection to catch the water spraying eveywhere

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus Member 5NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jun 2012 - 12:50 AM

incredible capture .

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