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Male Northern Cardinal


Posted by Gene Gwin on Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:27 am

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Photo taken at Laguna Seca Ranch in South Texas February 1, 2019.

Nikon D850, Nikon 300mm f/2.8 lens, Nikon 1.4 TCIII, 1/1250 sec at f/5.6, ISO 800.

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by Ron Day on Thu Feb 07, 2019 1:51 pm
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A beautiful image of the Cardinal bathing, Gene. I love the low perspective and the close-in view of the head. The water drops in the air behind the bird are a great story telling element and imply the motion taking place. Very nice image!
 

by David J. Bogener on Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:26 pm
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Great low angle and head turn/pose. Love the flying spray.
 

by Paul Rossi on Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:53 pm
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Nice bathing image with nice color and background.
 

by david fletcher on Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:19 pm
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superb shot Gene. Looks like its having a good time
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by Karl Egressy on Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:29 pm
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Lovely close up.
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:50 pm
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Splish! Splash! he was taking a bath! Beautiful capture of the bathing behaviour, Gene.

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