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skewey 10 31 England
21 Aug 2009 9:04PM
Just brilliant Steve.Keep them coming.
Paul

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SueTurner 12 81 3 England
21 Aug 2009 9:05PM
SIMPLY STUNNING -

Sue
21 Aug 2009 9:05PM
This has a lovely quality, nice work
Chris
21 Aug 2009 9:05PM
This is an outstanding Kingfisher Steve, Well done.

Only 2 cards Wink

I look forward to more quality detailed shots like this.
KBan 11 495 4 England
21 Aug 2009 9:05PM
i'll not get fed up Steve, wish i was ther with you mate.
This wiil do very well or i'm a monkeys uncle.

Shortlisted

keith
jonah794 7 1.7k 11 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:06PM
A BEAUTIFUL shot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
You have to be incredible pleased with this because it is amazing, one of my favourite photos. Thanks for posting and I cannot wait to see the rest...

You have captured the detail of this beautiful kingfisher really well, and viewing large is absolutely vital!!!

Once again well done,
Jonah
Gezina 10 3 6 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:28PM
Well I hope you've uploaded the best first cause that is it -my award is gone - well worth a gold star Steve - soooo envious of this magnificent shot - Ina
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:31PM
Thanks everyone and to Gezina for the User Award. I have only converted 2 from 400+ !
Steve
21 Aug 2009 9:34PM
Beautiful clear sharp image - superb shot. I've hardly ever seen one of these little birds, let alone photograph one - very impressive.
David
ColouredImages 12 47 35 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:37PM
Amazing clarity and pin sharp detail. Quite possibly your best and the best I've seen on EPZ for quite some time
Mike
Fantastic keep them coming, this ia a cracker.
Dave
James_C 7 36 56 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:41PM
Smashing shot. really wonderful colours and detail.

James
NEWMANP Plus
9 1.6k 574 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:57PM
probably the best Kingfisher shot i have ever seen.
Phil
first award i have given there and then without shortlisting for consideration
redshank 7 1 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 9:57PM
Wonderful capture Steve with super detail and colour.
Martin
21 Aug 2009 10:05PM
fantastic shot I love kingfishers
paulrosser 7 22 Wales
21 Aug 2009 10:24PM
Two 4G cards full eh, all I can sy is you lucky, lucky b*****d! Lovely photo mate, I look forward to more!!!
Regards,
Paul.
Wilmot 8 338 1 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 10:26PM
Stunning image Steve
Steve
21 Aug 2009 10:39PM
Superbly sharp and stunning fine detail. Excellent colours and a great pose. Simply stunning capture.
Steve.
fatmod 10 22 England
21 Aug 2009 10:46PM
cracking shot, outstanding detail
Stace 8 2 2 England
21 Aug 2009 11:09PM
That is outstanding

Stace
21 Aug 2009 11:13PM
Superb Steve... a brilliant Kingy shot

Jon
RogBrown 10 3.1k 10 England
21 Aug 2009 11:18PM
Absolutely superb!
dweezil 9 1 England
21 Aug 2009 11:22PM
The title says it all Steve can't wait to see the others,awesome capture
Craig
shandoor 8 1 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2009 11:32PM
Wow absolutely superb congrats beautiful
Alexa
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
21 Aug 2009 11:41PM
Love how you have caught his profile. It's a beautiful image.
Joan.
22 Aug 2009 12:02AM
Amazing shot - I'm so jealous, I seem to be looking in all the wrong places, never seem to be able to find a Kingfisher !

So until I do, I'll keep drooling over your fantastic shots - well done indeed !

Chris
TerryMcK 8 71 2 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 12:08AM
Steve, this is an outstanding shot by anyone's standards. Superbly taken. Beautifully coloured & detailed. Bring on the rest!
Terry
phil_j 10 134 4 England
22 Aug 2009 1:01AM
Stunning shot!!

Phil
iancam 8 23 England
22 Aug 2009 5:24AM
Just perfect Steve, everything else has been said.
Ian
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
22 Aug 2009 5:50AM
An outstanding image. Carol
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 6:02AM
Thank you everyone for the great comments and thanks to TerryMcK, phil_j and iancam for the User Awards. I'm bowled over with the response.
Steve
rickie 12 98 1 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 7:08AM
brilliant shot
22 Aug 2009 9:01AM
Outstanding shot,
Alan
22 Aug 2009 9:15AM
An image of the highest quality, outstanding photography.
Congratulations Steve.
22 Aug 2009 9:56AM
What a great sharp shot!
Close up with an 1120, how close is that in reality?
Outstanding!
Graham_P 10 1 19 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 11:35AM
Just superb Steve, i think it's all been said already,
Graham.
Iain_Proudfoot 10 40 2 Ireland
22 Aug 2009 11:40AM
A great photograph.

Warm wishes, Iain.
franfoto 9 2 32 England
22 Aug 2009 12:45PM
WOW!.... bring it on Steve, how could we ever get fed up with shots like this, the perch the pose, the angle and the photography, all superb and well worth all the user awards it's earned. (If I hadn't already given mine away for this week, there would be another trophy up there with the others) Excellent shot of the magnificent kingfisher.
Fran
HSTONEY222 9 20 1 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 1:21PM
IT LOOKS LIKE IT'S SUN-IT'S SELF
GREAT PICTURE GOLD AWARD FROM ME.
HOWARD.
Shroomer 10 14 167 England
22 Aug 2009 1:46PM
The day I get fed up with these Steve is the day that I cant get out of the house. Brilliant capture and pose showing superb detail down the back and a super head tilt. What a poser. Typical female...lol
Richard
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 6:05PM
Thanks everyone and to Wilmot and redshank for the User Awards. All much appreciated.
Steve
22 Aug 2009 7:37PM
Best ive seen all the best Danny
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2009 9:38PM
Thanks Danny, really appreciate the User Award.
Steve
23 Aug 2009 5:35PM
WOW AND WOW.....this is the winner ,my friend....
hary60 8 2 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2009 6:36PM
WOW what a brilliant capture
Harry
23 Aug 2009 8:07PM
Sorry I'm late Steve, well what can I add here except where's the HC at the very least! Congrats on an excellent shot and so deserving of all the user awards, faultless my friend,
Geoff.
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
23 Aug 2009 9:51PM
A real beauty - have another UA.
Brian.
betts 8 1 England
23 Aug 2009 10:45PM
Wow!!!!!!! Steve this is awesome, the detail is just fantastic and what a lovely pose.
betts
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2009 11:16PM
Thanks again everyone and to Bricurtis for the User Award, much appreciated
Steve
24 Aug 2009 5:38PM
Beautiful image and the detail is stunning,very different and must be a new location!!!

Well done steve

Craig
Stuart_B 8 5 England
24 Aug 2009 10:18PM
Absolutely stunning capture!
25 Aug 2009 4:04PM
This is yet another stunning Kingfisher image Steve!
teocali Plus
9 441 18 England
27 Aug 2009 10:34PM
Simply superb - fantastic detail, colours and pose. Just stunning.
Sylvia
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
13 Sep 2009 9:43PM
Another outstanding image, this one fully deserves all the accolades it has received

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