Leptoptilos Crumiferus


Photo Information
Another day at Pensthorpe
19/05/2014 - 22:52stanjennings6a
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/250
Aperturef/8
LensN/A
ISO200
Focal Length100mm
Views/Likes58/0
TagsBirds

drobbia

Link Posted 19/05/2014 - 23:44
If a bird won the Lottery !!!! nice get, thanks tg
"It's not what you look at that's important, it's what you see" - Thoreau
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autumnlight

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 00:20
What a beauty, great capture and made me smile
Kind regards Maria

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graysummers

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 04:00
That is a fine photograph. I instantly wanted to know more about this bird so thankyou for the title. What a bird amongst bird species.
"The Latent Image that exists before development is a truly mystical and exciting entity and some subsequent individual photographs can make the spine tingle."

Good Fortune:

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alfpics

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 06:53
That is one brilliant pose - nicely captured!
Andy

Gravelrash

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 13:03
The face that only a mother could love. Great picture.
Steve

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Jumbo48

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 15:10
Super capture, I like this very much.
Regards John/Jumbo

kingalew

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 17:43
Is it just me or is anyone else reminded of that petrifying "kids" movie The Dark Crystal?
Great capture btw, just scared the life out of me...
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graysummers

Link Posted 20/05/2014 - 21:06
Dark Crystal...yes. My kids watched it over and over. Skeksis. That was what they were called I believe.
"The Latent Image that exists before development is a truly mystical and exciting entity and some subsequent individual photographs can make the spine tingle."

Good Fortune:

Gray Summers. Website www.graysummers.com

kingalew

Link Posted 21/05/2014 - 14:21
Spot on Gray. Even the name gives me a shiver!
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