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The Pintail


The Pintail
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Copyright: Biplab Kr Mukhopadhyay (biplab59) (192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-12-28
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon SLR D5100
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-28 12:53
Viewed: 2154
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This picture was taken at Purbasthali(Chupi) in Burdwan district of the state West Bengal, India, 120 kms north from Kolkata.Purbasthali lies on the banks of a large oxbow lake created by the river Ganges.The Pintail or Northern Pintail (Anas acuta) is a widely occurring duck, male with two long black tail feathers which in flight look like a single pin or twig. It breeds in the northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America. It is strongly migratory and winters south of its breeding range to the equator.


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  • Chiza Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 133 W: 0 N: 474] (5351)
  • [2012-05-28 13:02]

Hola Biplab, me gusta de esta foto la especie de pato que no conocía, una toma dificil pero bien lograda para la identificación...saludos.

Hello Biplab,
nice to see another good picture from you. try to follow rule of third (basic composition rule), as you know that every subject has it's own language and grammar. so, if you want, people will like your work and appreciate it, then you have to learn the composition and other factors about photography. please don't take it otherwise.
if you visit others picture at TN and critique it, then others will come to your gallery and put their comment.
best wishes from samiran

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