Gray Catbird.

Posted by Karl Egressy on Tue May 07, 2019 8:49 am

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It was a very cooperative bird. Called it once and it came.
Natural perch in the forest. A few ugly OOF branches were removed from the background.

Nikon D 850
Nikon 500 f 5.6
ISO 640
f 6.3
1/1000 s

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by Jakejacoby on Tue May 07, 2019 11:14 am
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Very nice Karl.

by Ron Day on Tue May 07, 2019 11:41 am
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Elegant image, Karl. The detail in the plumage is perfect, and the lovely background showcases the Catbird beautifully. Superb.

by Debapratim Saha on Tue May 07, 2019 12:43 pm
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Excellent portrait.

by Carol Clarke on Tue May 07, 2019 5:05 pm
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What a wonderful portrait, Karl. I love the slight head tilt and the plumage detail is beautiful against that pretty background. First Class!

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by peter makuch on Tue May 07, 2019 5:07 pm
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a beauty of a shot and the added color bg is a plus, well done KARL.

by Mariol on Tue May 07, 2019 6:31 pm
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Very good details Karl. I like the the orange marking under tail is visible..

by Dan Kearl on Wed May 08, 2019 10:11 am
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Wow, this is a beautiful look at this species...
Nice perch and the bird just shines..

by Moby Dick on Wed May 08, 2019 11:44 am
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I am really enjoying the pose perch and background on this image. Excellent composition.

by david fletcher on Wed May 08, 2019 11:52 am
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Cracking portrait Karl! Nicely done!
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