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Old January 1st, 2012, 04:38 PM
Jaime Johnson Jaime Johnson is offline
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Old January 1st, 2012, 07:13 PM
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One of my favorite birds - don't get to see them often.

Wonderful color and details, and the berry in its mouth is a real plus!

Was this post-processed in Camera Raw? There seems to be a suggestion of some halo like effects around some of the branches, and I often see this when I'm trying to tone down a bright background with Highlight Recovery tool and similar adjustments.
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Old January 2nd, 2012, 12:17 AM
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Jaime,

You certainly keep your eyes wide open! How common are these birds near you? The red berry really makes this picture so extra impressive. Good work!

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Old January 2nd, 2012, 01:40 AM
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Hi Jaime,

I'm always impressed by your work but when I opened this image, I exclaimed out loud.. "wow!"

Brilliant bird, great composition and capture. Stunning stuff!!!
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Old January 2nd, 2012, 10:02 AM
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Great shot Jamie. Beautiful colours on the wings and tails.

Such pretty birds these - we get them as winter visitors in the UK, but not very common and hard to find.


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