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Prothonotary Warbler


Prothonotary Warbler
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Copyright: PETER TAMAS (sirianul) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 509] (3544)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-02
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark IV, Canon 50mm f 1.4 USM
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/1600 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-06-27 18:06
Viewed: 1489
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
From Hoover Nature Preserve, Ohio. Old photo never show it.
A brilliant yellow-orange bird of southeastern wooded swamps, the Prothonotary Warbler is a striking sight.
•The Prothonotary Warbler is one of only two warbler species that nest in cavities. (Lucy's Warbler is the other.)
•Go here to take a look at what goes on inside a Prothonotary Warbler nest, through the help of a Nest Box Cam provided by The Birdhouse Network at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
•The name "Prothonotary" refers to clerks in the Roman Catholic church, whose robes were bright yellow.

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Hi Peter,

An excellent photo of the Warbler!! The focus is bang on!! The color is so real & the BG super smooth... Very nice!!!

Regards,
Satirtha

For not being zoomed all the way in, this is well focused. It's a cute yellow bird with a great side profile. I like the framing. Nice to see. TFS Trevor

Bonsoir Peter,
Très belle publication valorisant bien le sujet dans une belle lumière et sous une bonne profondeur de champ.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.
Gérard

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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
  • [2014-07-02 0:56]

Hi Peter
very lovely and adorable bird. The colors are pleasant and the contrast with the soft background is so pleasant.
Well composed shot.

Regards
Foozi

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