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Cormorant & Catch

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Challenge: The Letter C (Advanced Editing VII)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Canon EOS-7D
Lens: Canon EF 300mm f/4.0L IS USM
Location: Reykjavik
Date: Aug 21, 2011
Aperture: f/5.6
ISO: 800
Shutter: 1/1000
Galleries: Nature, Birds
Date Uploaded: Aug 21, 2011

I was watching this Great Cormorant in a port in Reykjavik. It was fishing and after about 15 minutes he came up with it's catch. I was pretty lucky he caught it so close to me.

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08/29/2011 02:08:21 PM
Originally posted by herfotoman:

How would it look cropped closer to the neck? I still like it a lot. The blown-outs work for me.

Here is another photo from the same serie cropped closer to the neck, but lesser blown out.
08/29/2011 01:43:31 AM
How would it look cropped closer to the neck? I still like it a lot. The blown-outs work for me.
08/29/2011 12:48:10 AM
nice painting/drawing.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/26/2011 06:19:41 AM
Nice catch, clone out the body will be nicer imho.
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08/25/2011 04:30:19 PM
What a Catch!
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08/23/2011 11:41:07 AM
A bit overexposed unfortunatly.
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08/22/2011 02:43:05 PM
Blown highlights 9
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