Female Wheatear - Oenanthe oenanthe
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One of a pair of Wheatears taken on a recent trip to Devon, on the rocks by Plymouth Sound. They must have been on their way north from Africa as I only saw them the one morning.
· Date: Sat 16-May-2009 · Views: 352 · Filesize: 70.7KB, 489.9KB · Dimensions: 900 x 687 ·
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Keywords: female wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens and Filters: Sigma 100-300mm + 1.4xTC @ 300mm
Film and ISO: ISO 200
Aperture: f/8
Shutterspeed: 1/640
Location: Plymouth, Devon, UK
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lovemy8514


Location: Columbia SC US
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Sat 16-May-2009 02:00

Beautiful shot! The touch of color on the rocks is nice. The sharpness of the bird is spot on. The background is nicely blurred.
Checkmate


Location: Leicester England UK
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Sun 17-May-2009 01:07

Thank you very much for the comments.