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Glossy Starling

Glossy Starling
Photo Information
Copyright: Tim Inman (tinman) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 242 W: 7 N: 458] (2663)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-05-24
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 20D, Canon EF100-400 F4-5.6 L IS USM, SanDisk Ultra-II 1Gb, Hoya UV Filter
Exposure: f/8, 1/250 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-05-08 12:13
Viewed: 3980
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
A beautiful bird that frequents this area. This one was taken at the side of Sunset Dam near Lower Sabie in the late afternoon.
Hope you like the shot. Thanks for the crits
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  • Great 
  • MMM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1114 W: 0 N: 2546] (11425)
  • [2007-05-08 14:28]

Hi Tim
Very nice capture.Your POV is excellent and the igame is very sharp.Beuatiful colors on that bird.I like the shiney feather and the eye of your subject.
TFS Michel

Hi Tim

What beautiful coloured plumage. This is a great shot! TFS.

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  • lee Silver Star Critiquer [C: 38 W: 0 N: 23] (84)
  • [2007-05-08 17:57]

Hi Tim, yes glossy and pretty. Nice capture of the starling. Good exposure and some nice detail. Nice bright eye. Love the natural habitat and it looks very nice against the sky. Good work, thanks.


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  • Juyona Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 2232 W: 10 N: 2971] (16891)
  • [2007-05-08 18:26]

Hola Tim,
espectacular colorido amigo,
sorprendentes detalles,
tonos metálicos...
perfecta captura,

  • Great 
  • manyee Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
  • [2007-05-09 3:05]

Very glossy indeed, Tim.
Gorgeous colors.
You did a fantastic job capturing the iridescence on that bird.
TFS. ; )

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