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American Avocet


Posted by Cindy Marple on Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:53 pm

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American Avocet
Gilbert, Arizona
Nikon D500, 500mm, 1/3200, f/7.1, ISO640

Avocets are all in their crisp monochrome non-breeding plumage now.  

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by John Meade on Tue Oct 19, 2021 3:02 pm
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Beautiful lighting and a striking pose. I love the blue color in the water and I think the green coming in through the corner works very well.
 

by Carol Clarke on Tue Oct 19, 2021 3:47 pm
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So elegant with their beautiful body lines and sweet 'faces' - and those gentle eyes. Got to love the avocets! A really lovely frame, Cindy.

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by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue Oct 19, 2021 4:42 pm
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Great-looking Avocet and I also like the water colors.
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by peter makuch on Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:07 pm
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nice work on getting the shot and well composed, nice one CINDY.
 

by paul fletcher on Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:49 pm
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A very nice image, Cindy; the outer leg position caught my eye, as a nice touch to the photo.
 

by Karl Egressy on Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:50 pm
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One of the prettiest shorebirds, well photographed.
 

by david fletcher on Wed Oct 20, 2021 9:00 am
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Beautiful light and pose Cindy. Like the leg position too.
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by Dan Kearl on Wed Oct 20, 2021 1:06 pm
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Large view is very nice, very nice pose.
 

by Mary Brun on Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:33 am
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Beautiful portrait of this American Avocet, very beautiful light, tones and shades on the water, inspire calm and relaxation.
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