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Sanderling silhouette


Posted by John Meade on Mon Oct 11, 2021 9:14 pm

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 While on a family vacation to South Carolina, I noticed the amazing colors the water and sky had after the sun set. Unfortunately, there were not many shorebirds where we were staying, but a group of sanderlings flew in on this particular evening and I couldn't resist making a few photos.  

Nikon D7100, 200-500mm, iso 2000, f/5.6, 1/800 


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by david fletcher on Tue Oct 12, 2021 1:46 am
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Beautiful image John with such glorious colours. Well seen and taken.
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by Mary Brun on Tue Oct 12, 2021 6:40 am
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Great shot, very special, I really like the colors so warm that fade into each other.
A really wonderful backlight.
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:12 pm
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Gorgeous bands of golden tones that merge and dream in harmony, John! The little sanderling is feasting in a sea of liquid caramel. Beautifully observed and expertly captured. So much to enjoy!

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by Des on Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:12 pm
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Beautiful, I like it!
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by Karl Egressy on Wed Oct 13, 2021 7:24 am
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Beautiful image, well seen and shot.
 

by paul fletcher on Wed Oct 13, 2021 6:43 pm
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Great use of the available lighting, at the end of the day, a very unique photograph, John.
 

by Cindy Marple on Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:05 pm
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Lovely effect with the bands of colors and the big pool of reflected color. Nice position for the Sanderling too, with the legs separated- gives a nice silhouette.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Sat Oct 16, 2021 12:51 pm
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Beautiful colors and silhouette, John!
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