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Sep 29, 2012 18:26 |  #1

Been a while since I've posted here, so here's a kingfisher from a recent trip to Adel Dam in Leeds England.

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Sep 29, 2012 22:43 |  #2

Wow, that is a beauty!


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Sep 30, 2012 00:34 |  #3

That is a terrific shot!


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Sep 30, 2012 04:19 |  #4

That is a fantastic Kingfisher shot, superb light and colour and so close it has wonderful detail. I take it this was shot from a hide?


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Sep 30, 2012 08:04 |  #5

What a beauty; I love those colors; well done.
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Sep 30, 2012 08:04 |  #6

Beautiful!


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Sep 30, 2012 11:11 |  #7

Thanks everyone for the kind words. Yes it was taken from a hide Lester. It landed in front of the hide and I had enough time to get 2 shots, this one and one OOF :>(


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Sep 30, 2012 11:18 |  #8

Very nice!


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Sep 30, 2012 11:20 as a reply to  @ gpswiz's post |  #9

Great looking bird, and an excellent image :D


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Sep 30, 2012 16:08 |  #10

Awsome image!


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Sep 30, 2012 16:31 |  #11

Great shot..


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Sep 30, 2012 16:35 |  #12

Excellent eye contact and details here, loved it :)


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Sep 30, 2012 17:03 |  #13

Very nicely captured.


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Sep 30, 2012 18:06 as a reply to  @ acajun's post |  #14

amazing detail. especially for the limited time you had.



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Oct 01, 2012 03:43 |  #15

Thanks everybody :>;) Need to go back and see if I can get a better shot, more DOF would be nice


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