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author Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)
subjectWild life
title Red Kite
date4/30/2013 2:55:19 AM
detailstaken at Gigrin Farm in Wales
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blinks: 83.6score: 8.238voted: 36

rank: 18comments: 21viewed: 46501
version: 1recommended: 5bookmarked: 0
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1 Zenonas   (4/30/2013 4:30:04 AM)
Fantastic shot, Helly! Great timing, pov, comp and details, beautifully blurred background.
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Reidar   (4/30/2013 4:50:41 AM)
That is good!!
3 Wessel-130766   (4/30/2013 5:23:25 AM)
Very cool shot Helly. Impressive bird caught here. Pin sharp on the eye. Great job.
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B2O   (4/30/2013 5:25:23 AM)
Very great shot Helly. What a bird and WHAT a pose. Whith good details.
Great! Gr. Bas
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Geordie (Dean Wilson)   (4/30/2013 5:31:08 AM)
Great shot of this Eagle applying the 'air brakes' - lovely plumage and a magnificent span of tail feathers. Concentration captured in his eyes and a nice crisp head. Well done from me.
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Safa   (4/30/2013 6:44:55 AM)
Waoch !
7 Tim Pereira ( T-Bear)   (4/30/2013 8:21:31 AM)
Nice but I do not like this area, looks a little strange.

Would be nice if you would vote for others on the day you post a picture, you just posted and ran...
8 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (4/30/2013 8:45:33 AM)
#1 Zenonas:
#2 Reidar:
#3 Wessel-130766:
#4 B2O:
#5 Geordie(Dean Wilson):
#6 Safa:

Thank you for your comments, really appreciate it.
#7 Tim Pereira( T-Bear): Thanks for your comment. I really like it and for the speed it was moving I was extremley happy with the result.
9 joe bellantoni   (4/30/2013 1:38:19 PM)
nice catch...could be a bit darker, and this would make the speed look even better
10 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (4/30/2013 1:42:34 PM)
#9 joe bellantoni: thanks joe! Will try that later when I get a free ten mins
11 rafal_antoniuk   (4/30/2013 1:43:36 PM)
Very nice capture!!! Great light and most of the bird have a great details. Better BG seperation and faster shutter speed will makes this shot just perfect. Still VERY IMPRESSING capture of beautiful predetor in flight!
12 TW_Bda (Tim White)   (4/30/2013 3:14:17 PM)
Cracking flight shot, Helly. I know from experience that these guys are not easy to get a good shot of. I think that if you warm up the tones and then play with shadows and highlights, you can get the bird to stand out a bit more. I tried to show what I mean.
example image >>
13 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (4/30/2013 3:18:51 PM)
#11 rafal_antoniuk: thank you!
#12 TW_Bda(Tim White): thank you Tim! I like your example very much. We have just got adobe element so will try that and see how I get on
14 Sjilkov   (4/30/2013 6:57:03 PM)
15 Graham Mealand   (5/1/2013 1:06:08 AM)
You're getting rather good Helly, Well Done!
16 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (5/1/2013 1:35:45 AM)
#14 Sjilkov:
#15 Graham Mealand:

Thank you :)
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Jeff Brown UK   (5/1/2013 3:33:28 AM)
Awesome Helly, AWESOME!
Well caught.
Happy birthday.
18 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (5/1/2013 3:34:51 AM)
#17 Jeff Brown UK: thank you Jeff! And thanks for the birthday wishes!
19 luna   (5/1/2013 11:58:26 AM)
Very great shot Helly
20 tomaabov   (5/1/2013 2:32:14 PM)
Very very good!
21 Helly (Helly and Graham Horrocks)   (5/1/2013 6:20:06 PM)
#19 luna:
#20 tomaabov:

Thank you
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