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Dippers at colors

Dippers at colors
Photo Information
Copyright: Angelo Nardo (nardophoto) (9824)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-11-26
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 300D, Sigma 70-300 4-5.6 APO DG MACRO
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/500 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-12-01 11:34
Viewed: 3757
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Dipper - Cinclus cinclus

En. Dipper, Da. Vandstær, Du. Waterspreeuw, Fi. Koskikara, Fr. Cincle plongeur, Ge. Wasseramsel, It. Merlo acquaiolo, No. Fossekall, Sp. Mirlo acuático, Sw. Strömstare

They are very distinctive birds like big fat Wrens, dark brown, almost black but with a huge white 'baby's bib' covering their breast. In juvenile birds the pale front is obscured by scaly grey blotches. Look carefully and you'll see their white eyelids as they blink at regular intervals.

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fantastic rare capture, TFS Ori

Molto meglio a colori.

  • Great 
  • methos Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 213 W: 51 N: 281] (1189)
  • [2006-12-01 17:38]

Great shot!
Nice colors, contrast.
I love the action and the species!
Great job!

Ciao Angelo, a colori è più bella, buon week end, ciao Silvio

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