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Flying lessons

Flying lessons
Photo Information
Copyright: Piotr Angiel (Antarctic) Silver Note Writer [C: 5 W: 0 N: 83] (891)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-12-25
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon D80, Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8 D ED
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/1600 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Penguins (Spheniscidae), Coasties Favourites, Selen's Favorites [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-04-09 15:45
Viewed: 4993
Points: 34
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  • Great 
  • Ahdez (58)
  • [2007-04-09 15:55]

Vaya vuelo del pingüino. Que foto mas alucinante. Perfecta enhorabuena. Ya me gustaría estar por esos lugares

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  • SkyF Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2234 W: 188 N: 1912] (8073)
  • [2007-04-09 16:24]

Hello Piotr,
I checked out your other posting here and Trekearth, there are great shots you from Antartica you are sharing with us. I did not know they fly ;-), very cute and very well timed.

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  • SelenE Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2249 W: 65 N: 4205] (13972)
  • [2007-04-09 16:55]

Hi Piotr,
It's a very funny capture, looks like someone has kicked him off really hard,and he's flying- just kidding ofcourse :o) Great timing and great shot. Bravo and TFS

Hello Piotr,

Wonderful shot, full of personality! Great sharpness and POV, the BG is great with the splashing sea. Very well composed, you have many stunning shots! Amazing stuff! A pleasure looking at them all.


great capture, TFS Ori

Very nice snapshot Piotr. Beautiful pingiuno. This is such an amazing view. Well done. Tfs. Stev

amazing photo!
I admire many the penguins I am animal adorable. Excellent photo beautiful clearness and composition congratulations...
Henrique- Brasil

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  • MMM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1114 W: 0 N: 2546] (11425)
  • [2007-04-09 18:14]

Hi Piotr
Very good composition,sharp image with nice colors.Good DOF for thsi situation.
TFS Michel

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  • Krima Gold Star Critiquer [C: 60 W: 5 N: 7] (8)
  • [2007-04-09 19:21]

Perfect timing and focus..

  • Great 
  • Mana Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1772 W: 36 N: 5597] (18598)
  • [2007-04-10 1:39]

Hi Piotr,
Stunning shot. The water flash at the back and the flying penguin is immaculately captured. Perfect timing. Great sharpness and DOF. Very nicely composed. Kudos.

Hello Piotr,
This one is great fun!
Superb capture, they are funny when walking but even better when "flying"...
Wonderful composition, great details!

Wonderful capture with superb moment caught! TFS,

Hi Piotr,
Good shot.Good sharpness and good timing. Thanks for sharing.

Hi Piotr

Ha...ha... this is absolutely great! What perfect timing. You must be thrilled with this shot. Congrats!

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  • Hil Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 696 W: 13 N: 1407] (5035)
  • [2007-04-10 5:17]

Hi Piotr

What a fantastic action shot, nicely composed with a great POV and pose, nice colours and detail, superb BG too with the Sea Spray.

TFS Hilary :o)

This is amazing Piotr. Talk about freezing the action in a frozen world! I love this and especially that eye.

Evelynn : )

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  • Debz Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 505 W: 0 N: 847] (3307)
  • [2007-05-08 11:55]

Hello Piotr,
I have only just found your photos. This one is superb, lovely action of the Penquin leaping. You caught it very well. Nice and clean and sharp with good light and great colours. Wonderful composition.

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