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Lilac Breasted Roller

By pdunstan_Greymoon    
I saw many of these beautiful birds when in the Okavango Delta, Botswana last year. Taken handheld at 250mm from stationary vehicle.

Tags: Wildlife and nature and and nature and birds

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5 Jan 2012 1:44PM
Magnificent !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Cheers
Alan

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TonyDy Plus
8 6 3 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2012 1:44PM
Superb shot of a beautiful creature, Paul.
Tony
5 Jan 2012 2:41PM
Excellent and colourful capture,very well done,
saeid
CarolG Plus
10 199 19 Greece
5 Jan 2012 3:09PM
A superb capture, what glorious colours. Carol
5 Jan 2012 3:20PM
What a beautiful colorful bird,nice capture. spot on.
Frank.
James_C Plus
7 36 56 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2012 3:23PM
Cracking shot.

James
banehawi Plus
12 1.5k 3586 Canada
5 Jan 2012 3:45PM
Welcome to EPZ Paul.


This is a first rate bird shot, great light, eye catchlight, pose and colour all beautiful.

I would only suggest as a minor point to remove the piece of twig crossing the chest, as in the mod Ive loaded. Also, - make sure you convert your colour profile to sRGB for the web.



Regards



Willie
5 Jan 2012 4:07PM
What a wonderful shot of a beautiful bird.
Brian
Wow what a strangely coloured bird, detail fantastic.
pamelajean Plus
10 971 1864 United Kingdom
5 Jan 2012 10:44PM
An absolutely stunning shot, Paul, with excellent background. I have gone a bit further than Willie in my modification. I removed the twigs either side of the bird's body because they seemed to be "propping him up".
Pamela.
jabe Plus
6 10 4 United Kingdom
6 Jan 2012 11:21AM
Grin absolutely beautiful capture Grin marvelous photograph for the wall Grin
Stunning image!!
Thank you. I saw many of these beautiful birds, unfortunately the photo doesn't do it justice. Fantastic colours, especially when in flight!
paulbroad Plus
9 123 1111 United Kingdom
6 Jan 2012 8:12PM
A very fine image in all respects. fine photography.

paul
glsammy Plus
10 205 1 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2012 10:39PM
Super shot I'd have been proud to get. Well done!

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