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Tropical Kingbird

Tropical Kingbird
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Copyright: Mario Olteanu (Mariol) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 160 W: 15 N: 1654] (8221)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-12-06
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark III, Canon 100-400L 4.5-5.6 IS USM
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-01-03 18:52
Viewed: 4698
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
From my recent vacation to Costa Rica
Done done on the grounds of Alegro Hotel Papagayo

Tropical Kingbird
Tyrannus melancholicus Order PASSERIFORMES - Family TYRANNIDAE - Subfamily Tyranninae

An extremely common and widespread bird of the American tropics, the Tropical Kingbird barely reaches the United States in south Texas and southern Arizona.

Medium-sized songbird.
Back grayish green.
Underparts yellow.
Head gray.
Plain blackish brown tail.

Size: 18-23 cm (7-9 in)
Weight: 32-43 g (1.13-1.52 ounces)

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Hi Mario
Tropical Kingbird's wonderful shot with sharp focus, eyes contact, BG and splendid coloration. Greatly composed with green palm leave. Thanks for sharing this beauty. best wishes

Hello Mario,
Great close up shot of this lovely Kingbird,
superb sharpness, details, depth of feild and
light, wonde44rful catchlight in the eye, beautiful
colors and excellent smooth oof background.

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  • izler Gold Star Critiquer [C: 1387 W: 3 N: 9] (44)
  • [2009-01-04 0:30]

merhaba Mario
çok güzel bir türe başarılı bir çekim yapmışsın
pozu, fonu, bakış açısı, ışığı, netliği ve detayları nefis
eline sağlık

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2009-01-04 2:08]

Hello Mario,
Wonderful photo of this Tropical Kingbird. Great sharp focus and beautiful light and contrasting colours. Splendid OOF BG. Very good pose, DOF, POV and composition.
High qualty!

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2009-01-04 3:30]

Hi Mario,
Excellent portrait of this beautiful kingbird, nice colors perfectly captured with nice composition. tfs.

Olá Mario exelente foto de qualidade muito boa a nitidez é exelente e as cores agradaveis bela imagem parabéns.

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