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Common Egret
Common Egret
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Challenge: Portrait Of A Wild Bird (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-400D Rebel XTi
Lens: Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS
Location: Brownsville, TX
Date: Dec 24, 2009
Aperture: f 9.0
ISO: 320
Shutter: 1/50
Galleries: Nature, Birds
Date Uploaded: Dec 27, 2009

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Statistics
Place: 136 out of 138
Avg (all users): 4.3744
Avg (commenters): 4.2857
Avg (participants): 4.4085
Avg (non-participants): 4.3548
Views since voting: 624
Views during voting: 322
Votes: 195
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/30/2009 05:50:09 PM
Good capture but the bird is obscured by the tree and the colors are washed out.
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12/30/2009 04:44:09 PM
Out of focus - maybe you just enlarged it beyond the ability of your lens/sensor combination. A bit overexposed.
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12/30/2009 02:27:38 PM
Nice shot, image quality is too poor, 5.
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12/30/2009 01:19:39 PM
Unfortunately the highlights are blown out and the focus is too soft. Next time try setting the exposure down 1/3 step when you are photographing a white bird.
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12/29/2009 07:26:07 PM
A good shot for the challenge. It looks like you stretched your equipment to the limit.
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12/29/2009 12:45:58 PM
Nice capture. A bit overblown and hazy-looking.
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12/28/2009 04:01:13 PM
Soft. Very distracting branches, lack of contrast, blown highlights.

Still, a very cool shot, I just would have tried to move to a different vantage point, although, admittedly that might not have helped any!
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