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Take Off

Take Off
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Copyright: Indrasish Guha (indrasish) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 19] (170)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-08-22
Categories: Birds
Camera: NikonD200, Nikkor AF 80-200mm f/2.8 ED
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-08-23 0:45
Viewed: 1744
Points: 10
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I took this shot from my roof.. This is a House Crow..
About House Crow:-
The House Crow (Corvus splendens), also known as the Colombo Crow is a common bird of the Crow family that is of Asian origin but now found in many parts of the world, where they arrived assisted by shipping. It is between the Jackdaw and the Carrion Crow in size (40 cm in length) but is relatively slimmer than either. The forehead, crown, throat and upper breast are a richly glossed black, whilst the neck and breast are a lighter grey-brown in colour. The wings, tail and legs are black. There are regional variations in the thickness of the bill and the depth of colour in areas of the plumage.
It has a widespread distribution in southern Asia, being native to Nepal, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Laccadive Islands, South West Thailand and coastal southern Iran. It has been introduced to East Africa around Zanzibar (around 1897) and Port Sudan, and arrived in Australia via ship but has up to now been exterminated. Recently it has made its arrival in Europe and has been breeding in the Hook of Holland since 1998. An individual of this species has been present in Cork Harbour on the south coast of Ireland since early September 2010.

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wonderful image of house crow just starting its flight. good timing and nicely taken. tfs.

照的很清晰 這動作自然渾然天成
補抓這一剎那很美麗 尤其光線照的翅膀光澤亮麗
在要停止煽動翅膀前 這機遇很少有
整個鷹都很漂亮 這種清晰又朦朧的畫面很美麗

Hello Indrasish,
A photota kintu khub akta valo laglo na agertar moto.Poriskar dakha jachhe na details.
Porer chobitar oppekhhate roilam,
Valo theko,
Srikumar Da

Hi Indrasish!
Another nice photo here. It's not very easy to capture a bird in motion/flight.Thanks for sharing,
Best Regards, AKBAR

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-08-23 5:47]

Great timing to take this beautiful take off,only the wing on the left is disturbed,the rest is really beautiful whit great details despite the quick mouvement,i like it!Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

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