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crash landing


crash landing
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Copyright: Chris Davies (CCD) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 21 W: 0 N: 25] (422)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-07
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/400 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): sunbath [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-08-13 14:38
Viewed: 3606
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
this magpie seemed to be sun bathing, or maybe it was afraid of heights.
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Is it possible he/she was sneaking up on someone or something?? This is a most unusual shot - and am surprised there are no comments. Love the colors from his blue feathers contrasted against the rest of the grey...I hope he's okay?????? What a find!

Best,
Penny

Nice capture.
Though the rule of the thirds could have been applied there.
One of other raison to adopt this pose is anting:
http://birds.ecoport.org/Behaviour/EBanting.htm
TFS
JM

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