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American Bald Eagle


Posted by Jakejacoby on Thu May 09, 2019 6:51 am

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Old growth Pine tree; Spanish Moss; and American Bald Eagle.
Lakewood Ranch, Florida
Canon 7D2 - high key
ISO 2000; f/6.3; 1/4000

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by david fletcher on Thu May 09, 2019 1:06 pm
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Striking image Jake. Not complaining about not having a clean bg as the Spanish Moss adds just so much interest, so the habitat absolutely makes the image.

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Only comment might be that I feel a noise filter has been used too strongly as the details look smoothed a tad too much. (I'm quite naughty and do use that, lol, but might do it selectively with the erasure tool, playing with the opacity...).
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by Ron Day on Thu May 09, 2019 1:47 pm
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A challenging shooting angle, but a nicely exposed and detailed view of the eagle. The moss makes a handsome background, Jake.
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri May 10, 2019 2:42 pm
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Great perspective to put this impressive eagle in the power position, Jake! Love the setting with the spanish moss too.

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by tinyfishy on Sat May 11, 2019 6:20 am
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Very interesting setting.
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