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By IanA  
I've been looking through some older images for ones that need no manipulation and remembered this one. This is as it came straight out of the camera with about 20% cropped off.
I wondered what you thought?

Tags: Wildlife Nature Kingfisher Wildlife and nature Flash and lighting

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Comments


10 Feb 2009 12:12PM
Love this! Great work

Stu

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10 Feb 2009 12:14PM
Brilliant capture.
Alec
10 Feb 2009 12:16PM
Excellent shot haven't seen another like it.
10 Feb 2009 12:20PM
Amazing
Great shot
10 Feb 2009 12:20PM
How on earth did you manage such precise timing? ...... amazing shot
IanA Plus
13 3.0k 12 England
10 Feb 2009 12:31PM

Quote:How on earth did you manage such precise timing?


Precise timing! LOL 4 months of pressing the shutter!! Wink

Thanks for the kind comments folks.

Ian Smile
10 Feb 2009 12:32PM
very well timed amazing shot
Steve_S Plus
11 180 3 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 12:37PM
Excellent capture Ian. This is the one everyone wants!
Steve
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
10 Feb 2009 12:37PM
Well timed capture.
Regards Richard.
starliz Plus
12 1.6k 3 England
10 Feb 2009 12:41PM
practise pays off then lol a superb shot.
10 Feb 2009 12:43PM
top shot!!!
10 Feb 2009 12:45PM
Precise timing! LOL 4 months of pressing the shutter!!
LOL try 4 years and still havent got one roll on summer
great shot and timing
ted
IanA Plus
13 3.0k 12 England
10 Feb 2009 12:51PM
Ted, that's every day for four months during the winter!! Wink

Ian
10 Feb 2009 12:55PM
Brilliant shot. Well done
10 Feb 2009 1:11PM
the right place at the right time brilliant
jimmy
DOGSBODY Plus
8 1.4k 30 England
10 Feb 2009 1:21PM
A truly wonderful piece of highly skilled photography. Andy
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
10 Feb 2009 1:30PM
LOL @ Ted's comments, know that feeling very well......Nice one Ian, mind biggest problem in doing an image like this, is trying to find a kingfisher in the first place Smile

Regards to Shirl.......Ade
KP Plus
7 6 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 1:42PM
What a capture, well done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
10 Feb 2009 1:53PM
Cracking shot! Love it.
Jean
10 Feb 2009 2:13PM
wow superb!
Wilmot Plus
8 338 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 2:22PM
Wow stunning image,so so good
Steve
10 Feb 2009 2:27PM
Brilliant action shot Ian.
Just stunning.
So well timed and the detail is spot on.
Scott
andy_AHG Plus
8 106 6 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 2:39PM
Absolutely superb.
10 Feb 2009 3:53PM
perfect shot. even in the right place and right time not many come away with a shot like this.
10 Feb 2009 3:59PM
definately the perfect shot wow wow
Alexa
10 Feb 2009 4:08PM
Great Picture.

Gavin
10 Feb 2009 4:08PM
Excellent action shot!!
Geoff
jason_e Plus
11 15 1 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 4:13PM
Great work well captured.
Jason
IanA Plus
13 3.0k 12 England
10 Feb 2009 4:49PM
Thank you all for your kind comments. Smile

Ian
10 Feb 2009 5:21PM
stunning image well done!!
owp 12 168
10 Feb 2009 6:39PM
. . a "Miraculous" moment! . . . you certainly did "catch" it!

Mike.W
R7 Plus
11 77 United Kingdom
10 Feb 2009 6:40PM
An extremely beautiful shot and very rare, well done,

Bob.
What a stunning image of a moment we all know is over in a flash. Wheres the HC, PotW tab ?
10 Feb 2009 7:10PM
Absolutely spectacular.
10 Feb 2009 7:51PM
Superb shot
Tony
IanA Plus
13 3.0k 12 England
10 Feb 2009 9:28PM
Thanks folks, and thanks for taking the time with the mod Tony. The point was an unmanipulated image though! Wink

Ian
10 Feb 2009 9:41PM
Wow! What an incredible shot. Really well done!
Jenny
johnjrp Plus
13 432 5 Australia
11 Feb 2009 5:53AM
Magic capture. John
12 Feb 2009 10:11AM
Top class work.
Regards
Zydeco Joe
16 Feb 2009 4:28PM
I'm so pleased that this made it to HC. It's brilliant and all the better for not being 'messed with'. helen
19 Feb 2009 5:02PM
just Wow
Breathtakingly beautiful..I cannot comment on technical stuff but I think you have captured the essence of this little bird..in all its magnificence!
Great....... Shot
Jeff
Great timing ,wonderful shot
30 Mar 2009 12:24PM
outstanding !!!
Mynett Plus
8 142 6 United Kingdom
30 Mar 2009 12:26PM
Wonderful shoud win prizes this one wow
Linda
Wilmot Plus
8 338 1 United Kingdom
30 Mar 2009 12:28PM
WOW Just stunning omg just amazing
Steve
WildLight Plus
9 145 3 United Kingdom
30 Mar 2009 12:34PM
Absolutely, completely and utterly incredible!
Just how??? Grin

Joe
30 Mar 2009 12:37PM
The best Kingfisher shot I have ever seen - amazing
Tom
amazing shot !
Well done Ian, great action shot
Ricardo
bzbee Plus
12 102 3 United Kingdom
16 Apr 2009 10:28AM
fantastic shot!!! Fancy forgetting it!!!
22 Apr 2009 2:28PM
Well i'll tell you what i think!! Superb, Great, Stunning, Fabulous, and very very inspirational.
Really stunning capture.
Shaun
5 May 2009 3:06PM
just "WOW"!!

Neil
TerryMcK Plus
8 71 2 United Kingdom
5 May 2009 3:16PM
Superbly captured. Well done indeed.
Terry
Hugeknot 11 1.2k 2 Iceland
5 May 2009 3:41PM
Definitely worth all the attention, some excellent elements in this!
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
30 May 2009 8:48AM
Fantastic timing!!!!
Helen
20 Jul 2009 1:26PM
wow what a stunner
Dawn
5 Oct 2009 11:05PM
Hi Ian
Absolutely fantastic 4 months I would still be there after 4 years LOL stunning timing well done its brilliant
Paul
17 Oct 2009 12:00AM
EXELENTE! EL MOMENTO PRECISO.
Emmog Plus
7 38 1 England
15 Jan 2010 7:54PM
Incredible timing
Matt
cassiecat Plus
8 39 46 England
15 Jan 2010 7:58PM
excellent, the mod works well.lesley

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