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Posted by Eia on Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:57 pm

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iso 200
f/11
-1/3 ev
1/200s
160 mm

Crazy settings but was readying for birds when I almost stepped on the eggs. Didn't want to stay around or bother - so quickly took the photo and walked away.
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by SantaFeJoe on Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:38 pm
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I really like this! The DOF is perfect to not make the eggs the focus of the image. That way the viewer can see how they blend in to the rocks.  The colors are nice, as well.
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by Tom Whelan on Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:32 pm
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Fine off-center composition, the eggs look lovely in this.
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by cwdavis on Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:23 pm
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Beautiful find, composition & photo.  Good! that you didn’t scramble them ...
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by Cynthia Crawford on Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:38 am
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Great sighting and cool composition-I can't imagine a bird being born amongst those rocks! Great camouflage.
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by Eia on Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:00 pm
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Thank you for your comments. I hope nothing sees them :)
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