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Copyright: Thijs van Balen jr (Pentaxfriend) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 514 W: 24 N: 1888] (8048)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-11-21
Categories: Birds
Camera: Pentax *ist DL, Tamron 28mm-300mm, Digital ISO 200, 62mm B+W Skylight KR1,5
Exposure: f/6.7, 1/90 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-12-04 7:29
Viewed: 3737
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Dutch]
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Psittaciformes
Family: Psittacidae(Illiger, 1811)
Subfamily: Loriinae Psittacinae

The true parrots are about 330 species of bird belonging to the Psittacidae, one of the two families in the biological order Psittaciformes. The other family is the Cacatuidae (or cockatoos) which are also parrots, but not classified as true parrots.

Picture has been taken at the Amersfoort zoo
hope you like it
thanks for watching

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Hello Thijs,
this is a very nice portrait shot. Great POV, sharpness, details, beautiful colours and very good bg. This is a very good composition. Thank you.

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  • pvb Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 385 W: 16 N: 531] (1981)
  • [2006-12-04 13:02]

Hi Thijs,
Deze papagaai komt heel mooi uit tegen de donkere achtergrond.
Goede compositie, scherpte en kleuren.
gr. paula

Hi Thijs,
Great shot.
Beautiful colors and POV.

Hello Thijs,
This is a colorful and very sharp capture. I really like those great details in its feathers and eye, composition and exposure. This black BG is perfect! Well done! Thanks,

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