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Oct 15, 2017 19:15 |  #11596

Head shot portrait of a very friendly YC night heron

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Oct 15, 2017 19:20 |  #11597

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18473488 (external link)
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Oct 15, 2017 19:22 |  #11598

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Just been rescuing a few old jpegs before I pop them over to my website - are these ok.

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Was the water in that scene really so purple? You were there, I wasn't, just mentioning it because it doesn't look realistic.


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Oct 15, 2017 19:28 |  #11599

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Not great but my first and only Magpie
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But you managed to elicit some feather detail in both the blacks and the whites and that's something I find next to impossible with this species.


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Oct 15, 2017 19:58 |  #11600

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18473488 (external link)
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Great shot he/she has seen some fishing action with that beak.;-)a

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Oct 15, 2017 20:02 |  #11601

OhLook wrote in post #18473492 (external link)
Was the water in that scene really so purple? You were there, I wasn't, just mentioning it because it doesn't look realistic.


I hadn't really noticed till you pointed it out - it could have been the way I processed it first time round.

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Oct 15, 2017 20:08 as a reply to  @ OhLook's post |  #11602

Hows this.

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Oct 15, 2017 21:02 |  #11603

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18473488 (external link)
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Wow what a close up Ed! I think I can see his fovea centralis!!


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Oct 15, 2017 21:19 |  #11604

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Hows this.

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That's more natural than the first time around.


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Oct 15, 2017 22:03 |  #11605

OhLook wrote in post #18473566 (external link)
That's more natural than the first time around.


Thank you for pointing it out, I just clear missed it yet it only took 2 secs to pull the purple slider down.

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Oct 15, 2017 22:54 |  #11606

Snowy Plover-Oregon Coast.


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Oct 15, 2017 23:28 |  #11607

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Oct 16, 2017 09:41 |  #11608

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Oct 16, 2017 12:28 as a reply to  @ post 18473459 |  #11609

Very skittish birds, before you can aim they are gone, well done.

Here is my attempt:


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Oct 16, 2017 12:42 |  #11610

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