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mr. wheatear

mr. wheatear
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Copyright: Alper Oztutar (twin) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 244 W: 17 N: 494] (3259)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-06-12
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 350D, Canon EF100-400 IS L
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2005-10-21 12:47
Viewed: 3589
Points: 34
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Oenanthe oenanthe
The wheatear is a small mainly ground-dwelling bird. It hops or runs on the ground. It it blue-grey above with black wings and white below with an orange flush to the breast. It has a black cheek. In flight it shows a white rump and a black 'T' shape on its tail.
Rocky and stony places, upland pastures with dry-stone walls and on moorland. In lowland areas, also on short grassland.
Central Africa
Widespread, stopping in open places, often near the coast.

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  • fiyo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1053 W: 5 N: 3475] (15161)
  • [2005-10-21 13:08]

Alper bey merhaba,
Çok mükemmel bir fotoğraf.
Netlik,kompozisyon&POV,renkler hepsi de çok güzel.Tebrikler.

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  • sAner Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1455 W: 74 N: 1426] (4750)
  • [2005-10-21 14:35]

Excellent shot Alper! Very strong composition, good pose, sharp details, superb POV and marvelous colors. Well done & TFS!


Merhaba Alper bey,
fotoğrafiniz hosuma gider. Kuyrukkakan gercekten cok güzel. Isik pek iyidir. Aksam midir?
Selamlar Roland alias Ahmet

What a beautiful bird and equally beautiful capture. Just lovely Alper

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  • chiliu Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1457 W: 0 N: 1176] (6526)
  • [2005-10-21 16:53]

Hi Alper,
Brilliant shot!
Very sharp and clarity, excellent POV and composition,
very nice colour and clean background.
Thanks for sharing!

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  • Janice Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3277 W: 148 N: 6163] (18832)
  • [2005-10-21 20:09]

Wonderful composition Alper and excellent colours. This little fellow is nice and sharp and contrasts so well against the blue sky. Well done on the exposure and the POV is good too. Thanks...

Hi Alper

Sorry for the quick critique, but my time is limited today. Great work here. Nice POV. Good sharpness and detail. Great work. Thanks.

quality focusing work, beautiful composition against the blue background.

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  • manyee Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
  • [2005-10-22 2:07]

Gorgeous bird, Alper. Sharp details and excellent light and composition. Beautiful color contrast against the blue sky.
Well done and TFS. : )

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  • dew77 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4432 W: 248 N: 4028] (13270)
  • [2005-10-22 2:18]

Hello Alper!
Wonderful capture.Sharpness,POV,blue sky at BG,colors and composition are excellent.TFS...:-)

Merhaba Alper!
Uzun bir bekleyişten sonra yine harika bir fotografla geri döndün.Netlik,detaylar,ışık herşey harika olmuş.
Tebrikler,ellerine sağlık!

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  • halki Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 242 W: 9 N: 105] (471)
  • [2005-10-22 2:30]

Hi Alper!
Very nice capture.Sharpness,POV,colors,details and composition are wonderful.Thanks for sharing.

This is an excellent closeup Alper. Very sharp and detailed. This wheatear looks great against the clean blue BG. Well composed. Very well done & Thank You.

Eline sağlık...Pek güzel olmuş..Selamlar..

Great capture Alper! Nice composition, excellent sharpness and details. Nice BG that makes your bird stand out very well. TFS!

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  • livios Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2150 W: 319 N: 4263] (16942)
  • [2005-10-27 11:23]

Alper, this is another wonderful bird picture.

Excellent sharpness as usual. As always, great pov, composition and dof.

I also enjoy background and catchlight in the eye.

Hi Alper,
I want to compliment you with your very beautiful collection of birds on TN.
I like this picture because of the very good sharpness and fresh natural colours.
Informative note. Good job!
Thx and regards, Ruud

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