Long-Billed Curlew in Eric Heiden Pose
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Photo taken at the surf line at North Beach, Ft. Desoto. I had been watching this curlew for about a half-hour when he went into this stretch. It reminded me of the poses struck by winter speed skaters. hence the title.
· Date: Sun 14-August-2005 · Views: 2877 · Filesize: 20.0KB, 143.3KB · Dimensions: 650 x 553 ·
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Keywords: long-billed curlew, shorebird, POTW
Camera: Nikon D70
Lens and Filters: Nikon 600mm AFS F/4
Film and/or ISO: ISO 200
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutterspeed: 1/800
Location: Ft. Desoto, Florida
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Wed 19-September-2007 12:36 Rating: 10 

Perfect! Love it!
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Tue 03-November-2009 07:32 Rating: 10 

Wow!!!!! Awesome shot.