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Old Aug 29, 2009, 8:56 PM   #1
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Old Aug 29, 2009, 9:55 PM   #2
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Terrific shots Ed. I like the third best but they are all lovely shots. You managed to freeze some fine action.

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Old Aug 29, 2009, 11:28 PM   #3
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Again, Ed these are great!

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Old Aug 30, 2009, 12:02 AM   #4
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Those are very nice, I like 3 and 4 the best for the detail in the white feathers.

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Old Aug 30, 2009, 10:43 AM   #5
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More nice ones. Patty
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Old Aug 30, 2009, 6:28 PM   #6
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Excellent shots, better than I've ever managed of a great egret. The K7 and DA*300 seems to be an awesome combination, and you seem to be able to keep the quality up with the TC, too.
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Fantastic shots Ed. The first one is my favirite. I love the S-curve in the egret's neck, and the water droplets dribbling from the bill really make the shot
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Great shots , I like No.1 the white against the blue is lovely and No.3 has beautiful symmetry.


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all are good but 3 is a beauty
i like the dynamics of the angle
the wing shape
the legs
very well caught
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Again some amazing shots from an amazing photographer. Hard to choose a favorite - they are all so well-composed and well-exposed. But I do love the water spalsh/drops in the first, and the flow of the third.
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