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(Haematopus ostralegus)

(Haematopus ostralegus)
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Copyright: Jose Diogo (josediogo1958) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 494 W: 27 N: 1837] (11747)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-12-31
Categories: Birds
Camera: canon 1 dx mark 2, Canon 500mm f4 L IS, Canon Extender EF 1.4x II
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/1250 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-01-02 16:20
Viewed: 1565
Points: 22
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Ostraceiro, Eurasian Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)

This last weeks the lagoon became overloaded because the interruption with the sea... an historical evenement: in 30 years I live here is probably the 3-4 time it happens.The little islands in the middle are now flooded and the usual customers are now profiting all the warms coming to the surface on the edges for a little O2..

Another pic taken from the car...

Exposure Time: 1/1328
F-Stop: f/5.6
ISO Speed Ratings: 400
Focal Length: 700/1 mm

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Have a Wonderful 2014 dear Friends!

Josť Diogo

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Hello Jose
Wonderful capture with great detail and colour.
Best wishes,

Hallo Jose
Beautiful image with strong colours and sharp details. Point of view and composition is great. I love the natural sunlight in the image. Best regards and thanks for sharing.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2014-01-02 23:49]

Good image of this bird species with fine viewpoint and lighting. tfs.

Ciao Jose, great capture of lovely bird in a beautiful ambientation, perfect focus, excellent sharpness, fine details, wonderful natural colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

Hallo Jose
照的清晰 很漂亮的鳥
顏色鮮豔華麗 很新奇 也非常的美麗
光線亮麗 構圖美麗 背景深遂

hallo Jose
very nice picture with good details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-01-03 12:40]

Hi Jose,perfect capture of this ostraceiro,nice pose and location and great details and colors,i like it!Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Hello Jose

Excellent close-up photo of this wader bird with fine lateral POV,
fine DOF, beautiful light, excellent focus, sharpness, details, TFS


Hello Jose
Excellent photo, nice setting, good background and detail. Lovely photo
regards yiannis

Hello Jose
Very nice picture with good details and beautiful colours.
In the region of Galicia have competition for food with gull Larus ridibundus.
Have a nice day.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2014-01-07 11:09]

Boa noite Jose,
Excellent photo of this Oystercatcher in great sharpness and beautiful natural colours. Taken from a very good low POV. Pleasing composition too.

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