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Godwit vs Oystercatcher

Godwit vs Oystercatcher
Photo Information
Copyright: Jeroen Gerdes (Belgerdy) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 294 W: 6 N: 877] (7664)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-27
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon D800, AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/2000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-28 2:03
Viewed: 1860
Points: 22
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This godwit was peacefully bathing when the evil oystercatcher (in black) heinously attacked it, After the fight the godwit left, so I had to declare the oystercatcher winner, not in the least because of the souvenir it had in its beak.


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hallo Jeroen
leuk moment ,moet je net tegen komen
mooie kleuren en veel details
bedankt groet lou

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2012-05-28 5:01]

Amazing, two species here, beautiful image, looks like territorial fight, good natural history shown here. tfs.

Hi Jeroen
not only great pose but also great compo

Hello Jeroen
Excellent capture of this two.Sharp and clear pic,nicely composed and presented.Wonderful colours and details.Congrats!
Thank You
Have a good week!

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-05-28 8:10]

Hi Jeroen,
Ze komen hier ook alle twee voor, maar zo'n scene heb ik nog nooit gezien. Fantastische timing. Een mooie foto geworden.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-05-28 8:33]

Hi Jeroen,beautiful capture of 2 differents specie and great timing and quality,i like it! Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

Hi Jeroen,
interesting birds. Great sharpness. Excellent composition.
Thanks for sharing,

Ciao Jeroen.
Ottimo tempismo nel catturare questa scema, con ambedue i soggetti in perfetta nitidezza,stupendi i colori naturali,ottima la composizione,molto bella complimenti.
Ciao Marco.

nice combination, greetings Ori

Beautiful and interesting photo Jeroen! Perfect timing, excellent composition, wonderful colours and impressive sharpness.

Hello Jeroen,
No doubt a splendid image. Perfect photo taken from a good POV. The details and colors of this gorgeous birds are fantastic.
Thanks for sharing!

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