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Pestvogel, Bombycilla garrulus 1/2

Posted by
Willem (Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands) on 12 November 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

NIKON D300S 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 320 420 mm

MissT from Chicagoland, United States

Magnificent, beautiful shot! Outstanding light and depth of field -

12 Nov 2010 5:36am

Becky from los angeles, United States

gorgeous

12 Nov 2010 6:04am

Laur from Clermont-Ferrand, France

simplement magnifique !

12 Nov 2010 6:09am

Geofo from Olathe, United States

Very sharp, excellent quality

12 Nov 2010 6:17am

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Wow, wat een knappe jongen:-) Geweldig mooie, scherpe opname!

12 Nov 2010 8:09am

Wolfen from Villefranche S/S, France

Un magnifique shot sauvage !!
Un beau portrait !
Bon week end

12 Nov 2010 8:50am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

oh wow.. this is an excellent shot. love it. 5*

12 Nov 2010 8:55am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

WOW!!! This is simply outstanding, Willem. The soft tones and lighting are gorgeous. Superb selective focus as well.

12 Nov 2010 9:39am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

This bird resembles the female cardinal, a species that I observed in Quebec. The colors are very pretty and exquisite depth

12 Nov 2010 9:51am

k@ from Paris, France

Love the tones, lovely portrait of this fellow.

12 Nov 2010 10:17am

Dicky. from Wieringerwaard., Netherlands

Zeker een mooie jongen vind hij zelf ook, knap gedaan.

12 Nov 2010 10:45am

Andy Wong from Hong Kong, China

Perfect shot, great shot!

12 Nov 2010 11:02am

Goddess from Tehran, Iran

beautiful colors and eyes , like this softness ...

12 Nov 2010 12:32pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

wow.. what a gorgeous bird ;)

12 Nov 2010 3:53pm

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

beautiful capture Willem! Haven´t seen any for years. we call them Seidenschwanz i think.

12 Nov 2010 4:55pm

klaas from heerhugowaard, Netherlands

prachtige kleuren Willem,

12 Nov 2010 5:24pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Hallo, Willem ! Ein Superfoto von einem meiner Lieblingsvögel ! Wie kommt er zu diesem (schrecklichen) Namen ? Bei uns heißt er Seidenschwanz. Ist das ein aktuelles Foto ? Ich habe in diesem Herbst noch keinen gesehen. Ein schönes Wochenende wünscht Sonja !

12 Nov 2010 5:26pm

@Loner: Ja Sonja es ist ein aktuelles Foto, foto wurde am 10 november 2010 gemacht.
35 Saßen im Baum, ab und zu kamen sie schnell zu essen die Beeren

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Mooie vogel, geweldige opname.

12 Nov 2010 6:59pm

Marc from Granby, Québec, Canada

well captured with some great detail...

12 Nov 2010 8:01pm

Wiepkjen from Utrecht, Netherlands

Schitterende opname!

12 Nov 2010 8:23pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening, Willem
This is a surprise that I enjoy. The name of the bird is known to me. Today I see the bird that first time. It looks particularly beautiful. Colors and details are excellent in reproduction. For that I give you 5 stars ***** I reply to your comment today following. I live further away from the railway line. Thank you very much for all your nice comments. Have a nice weekend and all the best including your family. Sincerely Christel

12 Nov 2010 8:33pm

Tim Freh from Nijmegen, Netherlands

Heel erg scherp vastgelegd. Zo'n vogel zie ik nou nooit vanuit dit perspectief. Daarom is het extra leuk om hem zo op de foto te zien.

12 Nov 2010 8:47pm

Tom from Stekene, Belgium

Heel mooi shot!

12 Nov 2010 9:01pm

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

so beautiful shot :)

12 Nov 2010 9:35pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Absolutely stunning, 5 stars for this beautiful shot. uitstekend.

12 Nov 2010 11:58pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Excellent! Truly stunning. A (reasonably) rare bird shot so extremely well!

13 Nov 2010 9:10am

Fokkio from Netherlands

Een regelrechte topper. Wat een mooie vogel en foto.

13 Nov 2010 9:42am

Remus from Portugal

Great composition. Nice DOF and detail

13 Nov 2010 12:57pm

Daniel from Kenmare, United States

Bohemian Waxwing? great.

13 Nov 2010 3:52pm

Richard from Montferland, Netherlands

Deze is nog iets mooier!! Zijn zulke mooie vogels....

13 Nov 2010 7:41pm

Andy Wong from Hong Kong, China

A really super shot

14 Nov 2010 3:50am

Sylvia from -, Netherlands

Die heb je er prachtig op staan zeg! Ik heb er nog nooit één gezien, laat staan kunnen fotograferen. Ik heb ergens gelezen dat ze alleen overwinteren hier in Nederland?

14 Nov 2010 2:24pm

Mascha from Kootstertille, Netherlands

Fantastisch!!

19 Nov 2010 4:34pm