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Lanius senator

Lanius senator
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Copyright: Christodoulos Makris (chrimakris) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1744 W: 79 N: 5425] (26007)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-03-25
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/2000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-11-26 8:14
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Points: 40
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Lanius senator Linnaeus 1758. (Woodchat Shrike)
The Woodchat Shrike is common in Cyprus during the autumn and spring migrations. A small population nests in Cyprus.
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Hello Christodoulos, wonderful shot of this pretty shrike with nice details and composition.
TFS and regards,

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  • zetu Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 967 W: 26 N: 3888] (16941)
  • [2010-11-26 8:31]

Superb capture with a rare specie in my country
Thanks for sharing

Εξαιρετική φωτογραφία με μεγάλη ευκρίνεια

Καλησπέρα αγαπητέ ΤΝ γείτονα,
Ωραία εικόνα με φανταστικά χρώματα και υπέροχη σύνθεση. Σε χαιρετω,

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2010-11-26 10:19]

Hello Christodoulos,
The pose and POV are very good. Nice colours and good details.I like the DOF too, it makes the bird stands out well from the BG.Great work.Best regards Siggi

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2010-11-26 10:46]

Hello neighbour Christodoulos,
Excellent photo of this Woodchat Shrike taken from a very good POV in excellent sharpness and details. Beautiful bright colours against a fantastic blurred BG. Very good composition.
Have a great weekend,

hello Christodoulos
super sharpness picture with great details and very good light
the colours are beautiful
greeting lou

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  • cirano Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 997 W: 0 N: 944] (13609)
  • [2010-11-26 14:53]

Hi Christodoulos,
This is very good capture with great sharpness,colors and nice bird pose.TFS.

great constrasy portriat, TFS Ori

Hello Chris! Smooth Senator. Fine pose, very fine scene. Good exposure and capture. Very good contrast and sharpness. Well done!

Hello Christodoule,

Excellent picture with great clarity!


Bonjour Christodoulos,
Agréable publication valorisant relativement bien le sujet dans son environnement.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

Hi Christodoulos.
This is an excellent bird shot with details so well defined. Nice perch against the clear background. The plumage is vivid and a great shot indeed.
Kind regards,

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  • uleko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3396 W: 172 N: 3310] (10940)
  • [2010-11-27 8:27]

Hello Christodoulos,
A fabulous capture of the Woodchat Shrike from Cyprus! Great sharpness and lovely light and colours in a beautiful composition.
TFS and best regards, Ulla

Fantastic capture with deadly sharp detail Christodoulos! Impressive work indeed!
George Veltchev

Hello Christodoulos,

what an exellent shot from this beautiful bird.
Everythig are good.
Fine colors.


Hello Christodoulos,
Wonderful image with this bird captured in a warm light from a perfect POV. I also like fine details, nice colours and blurred BG. Well done!

Hello Christodoulos,
Superb capture with fantastic background. Razor sharp details and
perfect focus. Very good sharpness and exposure.

excellent capture of Lanius senator,Christ
managed in the best way the light and the details ... extraordinary Bg!!

ciao sERGIO

Hello Christodoulos

Great close-up shot of this species of Shrike,
beautiful light, color tones and background,
great focus, sharpness, and details, TFS


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