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Luscinia luscinia

Luscinia luscinia
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Copyright: Dariusz Poplawski (darik47) Silver Note Writer [C: 1 W: 0 N: 26] (815)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-08-13
Categories: Birds
Camera: Sony A700
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/40 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-12-06 3:05
Viewed: 1438
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
An adult Thrush Nightingale is about 16 centimetres (6.3 in) long with a wingspan of approximately 18 centimetres (7.1 in). The head, nape and the whole of the upper parts of the Thrush Nightingale are dark brown with a slight olive tinge. The colour is much deeper than that of the Nightingale and is not at all rufous. The upper tail-coverts are less olivaceous and the tail feathers are dark rufous-brown. The lores and ear-coverts are brownish-black and the chin and throat are pale buff or whitish, mottled with brown, and are paler in colour than the Nightingale. The sides of the throat are spotted brown and the pale feathers of the breast have brown central bands giving the breast a mottled appearance. The under tail-coverts are buff, sometimes barred or marked with brown. The wing feathers and wing-coverts are dark brown and less rufous than the Nightingale. The beak, legs and feet are brown and the irises are dark brown. The sexes are similar to each other in appearance and the juveniles are darker and more mottled. There is a single moult in July and August at the end of the breeding season

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Hi Dariusz!
Great shot with super details and very good sharpness. One can get an idea from your shot of the struggle this moth/skipper would have undergone to free itself. Beautiful BG too!
Thanks for sharing,
Best Regards,

Hi Dariusz
照的清晰 很漂亮的小鳥
色彩樸素高雅 動作很優美
這個角度很棒 令人喜愛 光線亮麗
構圖美麗 背景深遂

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2013-12-06 7:05]

Hello Dariusz,
What a fantastic photo! Top quality!
But why don't you critique/comment other photos of the members here? You are so good! We can learn a lot from you! Even if you can't write English, do it in Polish! We can translate it.

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  • pirate Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 799 W: 152 N: 1186] (7474)
  • [2013-12-06 10:28]

Hi Dariusz
Perfect portrait of this shy species

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-12-06 14:45]

Hi Dariusz,another top quality capture with the moth on the beack as a little dinner..ehehe..great timing and fantastic details and colors as usual.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

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