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Old Jan 2, 2007, 6:56 AM   #1
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When i saw this beautiful bird, I couldn't resist taking a pic.. I love the colour of its eye...

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Old Jan 5, 2007, 6:32 AM   #2
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a great capture of a great bird

nice and sharp and great use of a shallow dof

however i think you just need to tweak the mids and shrpen slightly. see below for quick edit. hope you dont mind

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Old Jan 5, 2007, 9:48 AM   #3
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Lovely shot and the edit really gives it a lift. What kit were you using, how far was the bird?
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Old Jan 6, 2007, 4:32 PM   #4
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kens edit rocks. however again (as mentioned in another thread) the bird needs to be looking into the shot. if this was a crop of a larger shot I would put the birds head in thelower left third of the frame and leave a good two thirds of blurred background for him to look into.

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edited to add an example to show my idea hope you dont mind

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