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Challenge: Silhouettes IX (Standard Editing)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Canon EOS-5D Mark IV
Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4.0L IS
Location: Home
Date: Jan 27, 2020
Date Uploaded: Jan 27, 2020

[Feb. 5th, 2020 07:31:04 AM]

Sunrise in my backyard. I saw the beautiful sky when I was outside with the dogs. Ran in to get my camera in the hopes of catching a flock of birds flying across the horizon. The intense colors only last a few minutes. No luck with a flock but I captured this single bird as it raced across the sky in the distance. I used my 100-400 lens but it was so far away itís appearance was very small in the frame. When I cropped it in I was amazed how the noise created a grainy texture to the sky that looked like a painting to me. The dark clouds above and below seemed to highlight and frame the bird. I could not have imagined or planned the result. This is why I love photography.

Place: 15 out of 47
Avg (all users): 6.0217
Avg (participants): 5.8095
Avg (non-participants): 6.2000
Views since voting: 105
Views during voting: 90
Votes: 46
Comments: 4
Favorites: 0

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02/12/2020 03:42:36 AM
Awesome, this was actually my top pick!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/11/2020 11:48:48 PM
The drama, bump!
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02/09/2020 12:49:30 AM
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02/05/2020 01:01:48 AM
What a neat image!
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