A whole different kind of stretching
- Sawwhet (409)
- [2011-10-15 5:10]
This is a wonderful capture of a rare moment, for sure! I love the lighting, background, nice focus and of course the subject (a rarely seen behaviour). Have a great weekend and holiday!
- pegos (1982)
- [2011-10-15 6:12]
This image is fantastic, Jeroen!
Great sharpness and fine details, excellent light, splendid colours and POV.
Very well done!
Thanks for sharing
- chrimakris (26007)
- [2011-10-15 7:43]
Impressive behavior Jeroen! I have seen a lot of snipe but I have never seen something like this before! Excellent photo!!
- euroblinkie (64279)
- [2011-10-15 8:29]
super gave opname
veel details en super kleuren
Yes, this is an ability of certain shorebirds, and also Snipes.
It is called "Distal Rhynchokinesis".
- Ishi (13387)
- [2011-10-16 0:57]
Lovely capture of an unusual bird.
Enjoy our holidays.
- iti (7939)
- [2011-10-16 1:45]
Perfect portrait of a beautiful and very interesting bird.
Very useful and informative notes.
- Jakkals (2813)
- [2011-10-16 13:17]
Truly a rare capture with excellent earthly colours, detail and eye contact. Well done.