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Tree Swallow

Tree Swallow
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Copyright: Jan Smith (lovenature) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 987 W: 52 N: 1787] (6391)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-05-02
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon 30D
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-03-04 20:55
Viewed: 2390
Points: 12
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Tree Swallow
Tachycineta bicolor

Two male Tree Swallow having a territorial argument. A common Swallow across North America. Their diet consists of insect. and love to nest in tree cavities or nest boxes. A sure sign of spring when they appear here in Alberta.

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Nice shot of these little swallows. Like the moment and the colours

Hello Janice,
Like this moment.Beautiful BG with nice movement of this Swallow made it attractive.Good sharpness with nice colour.
Thanks for sharing,

Hello Janice

Beautiful scenery of these Tree Swallows in a beautiful light,
good focus, sharpness, and details on both birds, TFS


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-03-05 10:56]

Hi Janice,beautiful scene very common in my country too,but it's truly difficult to take an in flight swallow so well,magnificent wings position like an angel and impressive details too,i like it! Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

A great action photo, sharp, and with a nice blurred background.

Ciao Janice, great macro of lovely couple on beautiful blurry BG, nocec omposition, beautiful light, wonderful colors, fine details and splendid sharpness, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

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