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Namaqua Sandgrouse


Namaqua Sandgrouse
Photo Information
Copyright: Pierre Heimann (heimann2) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 430 W: 10 N: 494] (4536)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-08-18
Categories: Birds
Camera: Sony Alpha DSLR A450, Sigma 170-500mm f/5-6.3 AF APO Ultra DG
Exposure: f/11, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): CeltickRanger's favorite bird in-flight photos 2 [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2011-02-19 12:20
Viewed: 4444
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Pterocles namaqua. Hundreds of these birds were flying around, landing and starting from a waterhole in the Namib Naukluft National park. The waterhole is situated in the Zebra pan of the park and a windwheel is pumping water in it.

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  • Great 
  • pirate Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 799 W: 152 N: 1186] (7474)
  • [2011-02-19 12:35]

Hi Pierre
very nice shot with lovely deep blue sky
tfs

Tom

Hello Pierre,
Beasutiful action and excellent quality.
Neels

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-02-19 16:21]

Salut Pierre,quelle qualite' impressionante,une nettete' et des details de tres haut niveau..je voudrais faire une photo comme la tienne un jour..ehehe..mes compliments et bonne Dimanche,Luciano

hello Pierre

excellent in-flight shot of these birds superbly
focused with excellent sharpness and details
and with a beautiful light, TFS

Asbed

great capture, they look like toys in the sky, TFS Ori

Bonjour Pierre,
Assez bonne restitution des différentes phases de vol des sujets dans une belle lumière.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.
Gérard

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