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Challenge: Free Study 2009-01 (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D1X
Lens: Tamron AF 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 LD Aspherical IF for Nikon
Location: My front porch, Kouts, IN
Date: Jan 10, 2009
Aperture: 4.5
ISO: 800
Shutter: 1/80
Galleries: Nature, Animals
Date Uploaded: Jan 15, 2009

Taken on my porch using my Nikon D1x. A male Dark Eyed Junco taking a break in the winter sun. Resized to be acceptable for contest.

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Place: 437 out of 454
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Avg (commenters): 4.6667
Avg (participants): 4.5045
Avg (non-participants): 4.6047
Views since voting: 511
Views during voting: 216
Votes: 154
Comments: 4
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/07/2009 06:23:09 PM
A junco! One of my favorite little birds. He could use a catchlight inhis eye, I think.
02/05/2009 01:20:12 AM
I like the idea of the shot. Bird seems cold but contemplative... I like the composition, depth of field as well. Not sure there was much you could do about it, but the background is just a bit distracting and the bird doesn't seem quite in focus (there seems to be a little 'halo' like thing around him on my monitor anyway). Nice shot though.
02/03/2009 07:50:59 PM
The bird is a little dark so it is hard to appreciate
02/01/2009 12:28:53 PM
Looks like the basket ended up being the focal point rather than the bird... nice idea though.. maybe put the bird somewhere other than mid shot? little higher or lower?


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