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Preening Tern

Preening Tern
Photo Information
Copyright: Alex Bramwell (Spanishalex) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 15 W: 3 N: 10] (404)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-12-05
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/1600 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-03-30 4:37
Viewed: 4673
Favorites: 4 [view]
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Another ground level view of a tern taken with my old zoom lens. Needed some removal of purple and green fringing on the plae plumage. Probably needs a bit more blurring under the wing to tidy up the background.

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Hey Alex,

An absolute WOW! shout!
Brilliant colors and red and white and grey is captured wonderfully!

Congrats Alex!

Hello Alez!
What a acrobatic pose! :> Very good timing and intereting POV. Details, colours, contrast and DOF are also very good.
Bravo and TFS!
Greetings from Poland,

Hi Alex,
Excelent POV. Great shot with amazing contrast. Lovely colors, especially on the beak, terrific details.
Nice BG and composition. Maybe a little crop from the right...

Hello Alex,
Excellent POV and composition. I like also this tight framing. Well managed white areas.
Best greetings,

Hi Alex,
Welcome if we haven't met...
Extraordinary image.
And it is sharp...important here I guess.
Well composed too...

Hello Alex,

Great picture. Wow
Excellent POV, colors and sharpness

Thanks for sharing

Ouch ! My neck hurts just looking at him, lol. Great POV. Colors, contrast, details are super ! Can't say any more, it's a great photo ! TFS

What a pose
Excellent details colors and composition

Hi Alex,
wonderful shot! Very good compo and timing.

  • Great 
  • Juyona Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 2232 W: 10 N: 2971] (16891)
  • [2007-04-09 18:11]

Hola Alex,
se puede decir mucho sobre esta foto,
sobre todo, que es original ylos colores son estupendos,
y el enguadre es genial, me gusta... saludos

Bonita composición, luz definición y calidad de la foto perfectas!
Por cierto, el momento para capturarla muy bueno!
me necanta!

Hi Alex,
indeed, it's a WOW shot, no technical praise needed. The split second you caught with the stern in the completely crazy position is unique. Congratulations, and thanks for sharing the pic with us.

  • Great 
  • Debz Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 505 W: 0 N: 847] (3307)
  • [2007-05-09 4:50]

Hi Alex, you have a good eye for a good photo. This is a great POV nice and sharp with wonderful light and colours, I like the framing. Your focus and exposure is spot on.

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