Photographic safari for ancient China.

Posted by colaleog on Sun May 12, 2019 11:52 am

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I had been stepping on Chinese soil a few years ago, but it had been something more familiar, with visits to historical places and less adventurous walks but something more touristy: Shanghai, La muralla China, Xian, Etc.
Not because of that in that opportunity I had done some photo shoots of birds but it had not been the objective at that time.
This time, and because of Alex Vargas, a charming tico, bird-handler, photographer and an extraordinarily beautiful being, I went crazy with a trip he had made and decided to go visit him.
So I connect with some informants, I was in charge of resolving the details with this kind of trip, and in less than 20 days I was all ready, including a visa to China that I got through a postal company the day before going up to the plane - A stomachache.
The details of the trip and I will write in my blog therefore I will leave during the next few weeks some of the avian beauties captured in this unforgettable journey
Trochalopteron milnei - China
http://gerardocolaleo.wix.com/gerardocolaleo?http://gerardocolaleo.wix.com/gerardocolaleocanon d7 mark II, canon 300 mm is 2,8 , multip 1-4, flash canon manual position 1\64 tripode y cabezal monfrotto
iso 1250 , f 4,5 , 1/320, comp. exp -1\3

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by Gene Gwin on Sun May 12, 2019 1:43 pm
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A beautiful and distinctive bird!

by Ron Day on Sun May 12, 2019 3:53 pm
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Congratulations on the wonderful trip to China. This is a gorgeous image – the color and pose really stand out beautifully. Well done, Gerardo!

by Moby Dick on Sun May 12, 2019 5:47 pm
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Excellent color, detail, pose, perch, and background. Really good job with the composition. Yes China is an amazing place.

by Ed Cordes on Sun May 12, 2019 8:35 pm
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Great shot of a bird I have never seen in life or in photos. I like the detail and colors. Nice soft Background.
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by Karl Egressy on Sun May 12, 2019 9:11 pm
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Nice perch and beautiful bird.

by KK Hui on Mon May 13, 2019 2:02 am
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Beautifully captured of this Red-tailed Laughingthrush 赤尾噪鶥, a medium-sized laughingthrush, Gerardo!
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by Jan Wegener on Mon May 13, 2019 6:38 am
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such a pretty bird, well cpatured

by david fletcher on Mon May 13, 2019 1:42 pm
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Striking image Gerardo! Superb trip!
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