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Prothonotary Warbler #2


Posted by ADKShooter on Fri May 20, 2022 4:31 am

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Nikon D850, Nikon 500mm F5.6 pf
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This is the same male Prothonotary Warbler posted yesterday except in a very different pose. Most people associate this beautiful species with it's golden glow when seen in the dark wooded swamps, and when viewed from the front. In this case it is seen from behind to get a look at the bird from a different perspective. Wish I had a bit more DOF but this wasn't the shot I was originally looking to get of him. He presented himself very briefly, as anyone who photographs warblers can relate, lol.

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by david fletcher on Fri May 20, 2022 4:40 am
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Excellent head angle and eye contact Warren. That beautiful yellow head stands out like a beacon. Nicely done.
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by Karl Egressy on Fri May 20, 2022 10:43 am
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Excellent looking back pose captured.
 

by himadri roy on Fri May 20, 2022 12:10 pm
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Beautiful bird & pose.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Fri May 20, 2022 3:41 pm
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Great look-back pose, such a pretty species.
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by Carol Clarke on Fri May 20, 2022 4:30 pm
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Beautiful depth, colour and detail, Warren! I feel I can reach out and touch this one - its so alive!

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by Mary Brun on Sat May 21, 2022 8:08 am
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Really a beautiful pose with a surrounding environment that enhances the colors of this little bird. It really takes incredible craftsmanship to make such admirable shots with species that have such sudden movements.
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by paul fletcher on Sat May 21, 2022 9:57 pm
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Another excellent image of this very special Warbler.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Mon May 23, 2022 3:06 pm
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I really appreciate a "different" pose in any environment! A proud looking bird, and you should be proud too!
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