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Can't focus on everything ...

Posted by
: Helen : (who is currently photographing in, Australia) on 21 August 2016 in Animal & Insect.


Canon EOS 5D Mark III 1/160 second F/5.0 ISO 125 200 mm

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omid from mashhad, Iran

wonderful shot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

21 Aug 2016 11:25am

@omid: Thanks my friend

Devi from Chennai, India

Fabulous !! The flapping of wings is simply awesome !

21 Aug 2016 3:16pm

@Devi: Thank you Devi! I must admit, I was slightly disappointed that they were not a little more in focus, but it does give a rather dynamic effect.

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

brilliant, bravos

21 Aug 2016 5:12pm

@Dimitrios: Thanks D.

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

This is great as it is. The head and body is in quite good focus. Shows the duck just on the point of take-off.

21 Aug 2016 9:47pm

@Philnz: Thanks Phil. I have been playing with my manual settings lately ... try, try again. This surprise appreciation is encouraging.

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh beau avec ce mouvement des ailes

22 Aug 2016 6:31am

@L'Angevine: Merci!

Siavash from Shahsavar, Iran

:-) very good Helen ..
"need for speed" :))) and a good subtitle

22 Aug 2016 7:37am

@Siavash: It was that 'golden hour' and I was experimenting with my settings. Thanks for the appreciation Siavash.

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

superb capture, congratulations, well merited.

22 Aug 2016 4:33pm

@Sue-Ann: Thank you Sue-Ann.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your well deserved SPOTLIGHT

22 Aug 2016 5:29pm

@Ruthiebear: Very kind, thanks Ruthie

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran


22 Aug 2016 6:12pm

@Ehsan Hemmati: Thank you and welcom to my blog Ehsan

Frances from Boston, United States

Congratulation. Very well deserved, with this great image.

22 Aug 2016 6:49pm

@Frances: Much appreciated Frances, thank you

Ellebelle from Mosquito Town, Netherlands

Incredible light and dynamics!!!!! Really awesome!!!! Congratulations :-)

22 Aug 2016 6:51pm

@Ellebelle: Thank you for your very kind comment Ellebelle.

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations, dear Helen! :)

22 Aug 2016 6:56pm

@omid: Thank you Omid. I must admit, this was a surprise!!!

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

A superb shot Congrats !

22 Aug 2016 7:09pm

@Gérard Flayol: Merci Gerard.

Helodie from AVRANCHES, France

Perfect !

22 Aug 2016 8:08pm

@Helodie: Merci Helodie!

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Fabulous image !!! Congratulations on your Spotlight !

23 Aug 2016 4:17pm



26 Aug 2016 5:02am

Marie Le Corre from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Superb !

11 Sep 2016 7:16am

Chrysalide from anglet, France

Très bel effet...

27 Sep 2016 7:23am

Randal from Melbourne, Australia

No wonder this was chosen. The colour is amazing. I love the feathers at the back of the duck. Love it, love it, love it.

11 Feb 2017 6:24am

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