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Sanderling


Sanderling
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Copyright: Razvan Zinica (zetu) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 967 W: 26 N: 3888] (16941)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-12-31
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon 40d, Canon EF 100-400 mm F4.5-5.6L IS USM
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/500 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-01-23 3:20
Viewed: 2703
Points: 16
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The Sanderling is a small plump sandpiper, 1820 cm in length. Its weight ranges from 40-100 g. The winter bird is very pale, almost white apart from a dark shoulder patch. This is the source of the specific name, alba, which is the Latin for "white". Later in the summer, the face and throat become brick-red. The juvenile bird is spangled black and white, and shows much more contrast than the adult. Sanderling behavior is distinctive, but visually, if the size is misjudged, a breeding plumage sanderling can be mistaken for some varieties of stint, or a winter plumage sanderling can be mistaken for a Dunlin or Red Knot. It can be told from other small wading birds, given good views, by its lack of a hind toe.

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hello Razvan
super good picture great details and good sharpness
very nice colours
greeting lou

BUna Razvan,
O captura frumoasa ptr o ultima zii de 2010, o imagine clara cu detalii bune si culori naturale surprinsa de la nivelul subiectului.
Numai bine,
Mircea

Hi Razvan
Beautiful photo with very good composition, wonderful colours and good sharpness.
Regards,
Christodoulos

Ciao Razvan. Tender creature in tender enviroment. Sharp and details are very good.

Roberto

Ciao Razvan, lovely walking bird, splendid sharpness and fine details, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

Buna Razvan,
Frumoasa pasare, bine surprinsa. Detalii excelente, culori naturale si un fundal
splendid. S-ar parea ca nici tu nu ai avut parte de mult soare cu toate acestea
culorile sunt foarte bine redate.
Numai bine!
Marius.

very pleasing image of this Sanderling with great pastel smooth colors, brilliant point of view, and impressive simplicity once again! Bravo Razvan!
Regards,
George Veltchev

  • Great 
  • fiyo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1053 W: 5 N: 3475] (15161)
  • [2011-01-25 13:46]

Hi Razvan,
Feeding time is a very beautiful composition, colors, sharpness, very nice.
Congratulations and best regards ..

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