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Black-cheeked Woodpecker

Black-cheeked Woodpecker
Photo Information
Copyright: Luis Vargas (Chiza) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 133 W: 0 N: 474] (5351)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-06-07
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/100 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2016-07-14 16:03
Viewed: 1543
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Melanerpes pucherani (juvenil-juv)
Black-cheeked Woodpecker, Carpintero Carinegro, by Luis Vargas, Boca Tapada, San Carlos, Alajuela, Costa Rica, junio 2014.

Reino: Animalia
Filo: Chordata
Clase: Aves
Orden: Piciformes
Familia: Picidae
GĂ©nero: Melanerpes
Especie: M. pucherani

Nombre binomial
Melanerpes pucherani
(Malherbe, 1849)

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  • Great 
  • PhilC Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 24 W: 25 N: 117] (551)
  • [2016-07-15 1:52]

Hi Luis, very nice shot, perfect timing and great DoF to get the bird and tree in focus.I like the clean blank background Excellent shot - Phil.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2016-07-15 1:57]

Hi Luis,magnificent shot of this beautiful woodpecker watching out from its home,great profile capture and the usual top quality,well done! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

hallo Luis
this is a beautiful colourd woodpecker with good sharpness and nice composition
thanks gr lou

Wonderful shot Luis,
I really like woodpecker and this is a very nice one taken in a great moment and place. Nice blurred back too.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2016-07-15 10:47]

Hello Luis,
What a great photo of this woodpecker. Superb sharpness, details and very beautiful natural colors. Excellent contrasting blurred background.
Have a nice weekend,

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2016-07-16 19:32]

Hello Luis,
An incredible shot of this lovely woodpecker. Filled with beautiful colors and fine detail. I really like the nice eye contact with just a tad bit of catchlight. Great job!!

Precioso carpintero, con un fondo muy bonito al igual que el punto de vista de la toma.

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