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Podiceps cristatus

Podiceps cristatus
Photo Information
Copyright: Roberto Colino (robertcolino) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 34 W: 0 N: 113] (1025)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-06-27
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/640 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-12-28 12:51
Viewed: 2012
Points: 26
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Podiceps cristatus adults I have observed that catch crabs to feed their young. But before giving, P. cristatus strikes the crab against the surface of the water repeatedly to remove the front legs with large claws.
Nikkor 400 3,5 ais

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-12-28 14:58]

Hi Roberto,a very nice and tender moment,a great memory of the start of the last summer,great capture with fine details and perfect colors,beautiful reflections like a lot of underscores too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2013-12-28 15:44]

Hello Roberto,
What a fine shot you have captured of the adult ready to feed it's young a crab. Razor sharp image and beautiful natural colors make this and outstanding image. Great job!!

Hello Roberto
Nice picture of this Great Crested Grebe with its young.
Perfect moment you captured.
Good colour and sharpness.
Best wishes and Happy New Year.

Hello Roberto

A beautiful moment with full of tenderness, fine low POV at the level of the
Mommy and baby Grebes, excellent DOF, great focus, sharpness, details, TFS


Hello Roberto,
I like this species due to its hair style and colour.Really beautiful Duck.Little one is so adorable and cute.Well captured with nice colour and details.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice time,

Hi Roberto
照的清晰 很漂亮的水鴨子
顏色也多樣 看起來非常的美麗
光線亮麗 整體照的很清楚 水波襯托的很漂亮
構圖美麗 背景深遂

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2013-12-29 0:47]

Hello Roberto,
Excellent photo of this mother and child. Great sharpness, details and taken from a very good low POV in beautiful natural colours.

hallo Roberto
great sharpness and nice details to see
the colours and light are beautiful
thanks greeting lou

Hello Roberto,
Very nice image. Fantastic clarity and outstanding details. What an amazing image and interesting too......The composition, the light and exposure are very good. Amazing capture of a very shy bird in my country.....I love it!
Thanks for sharing!

Beautiful scene and beautiful photo Roberto! Very good composition, wonderful colours and good sharpness.

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2013-12-29 10:29]

Hi Roberto,
Nice and lovely capture of this ducks. Amazing colors
and sharpness details.
Regards Jiri.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2013-12-31 4:07]

Bonjour Roberto,
Adorable cee scène de la nature..une maman bien attentive à son petit. Très belle image naturelle et intéressante.
Bonne année!

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  • manyee Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
  • [2014-01-16 14:56]

A lovely scene, Roberto.
I really like the markings on both the adult and the baby birds.
Great details and light. Tender composition.
Thanks for sharing.

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