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Challenge: Wildlife (Advanced Editing II)
Camera: Canon EOS-10D
Lens: Sigma 100-300mm F/4.0 EX IF HSM for Canon
Location: Yarrow Valley Nature Reserve, Chorley
Date: Oct 2, 2004
Aperture: f4
ISO: 800
Shutter: 1/160s
Galleries: Nature, Animals
Date Uploaded: Oct 3, 2004

Lens: Sigma 100-300 f4 EX
Focal Length: 300mm

Was out shooting ducks in a half-hearted sunset when I noticed this Moorhen swimming beneath some overhanging trees further up the bank. Light was terrible (as usual in England!), but that's what the ISO control is there for innit? ; )

Place: 58 out of 160
Avg (all users): 5.9105
Avg (commenters): 7.2857
Avg (participants): 5.7551
Avg (non-participants): 6.0761
Views since voting: 993
Views during voting: 298
Votes: 190
Comments: 8
Favorites: 1 (view)

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/09/2004 05:13:34 AM
So peaceful, strong colors, soothing ripples, great border choice.
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10/07/2004 12:02:56 AM
beautiful image, just love the colors. great composition. good use of the natural lighting. only think i don't like is...the border. all the same, this is one of my top picks for the challenge. good luck!
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10/05/2004 07:17:53 PM
Great title! I lke this photograph. Nice color. Sharpened correctly. Composition is excellent.
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10/05/2004 07:02:11 PM
Love the play of the color.
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10/05/2004 06:53:20 AM
Nice image, good luck!
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10/04/2004 07:27:25 PM
beautiful shot! great colors! I hope that too many people dont judge differently because of the border.
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10/04/2004 09:21:41 AM
The colors are very nice. I would have like to have seen this with a bit larger DOF to bring the whole shot into focus.
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10/04/2004 12:18:45 AM
Oh my! THis is just so graceful and absolutely lovely. I love the way I can almost hear teh sound of the bird gliding in the water - great time of day to take this shot. Excellent.
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