This guy has to be one of the most stunning tanagers in the world. The combination of colours is just insane!
What do you think? Pretty
Perfect head angle and a beautiful perch. I'm not usually worried about dof for bird photography but from such proximity you could stop down more to
I tried various crops, have still some here in the box. Not decided yet. Will wait what the others say on this
Love the raised crest, BG, perch. The perch is tack sharp but it looks like the subject moved a little bit and perhaps critical focus was on the perch.
Thanks to everyone who has commented. Jamie, the colors of my post are accurate. I went back and looked at a bunch of my other harlequin images to be
Repost - darkened the bg a bit, extended canvas to right, cropped a bit off left, eliminated dust spot.
Hi Jon, the angled head from the look back pose shows off the green sheen on the head so well. The 'fluffed' far wing has the shape of the Sydney opera
Tonight's Sunset from a local beach here in Perth.... Not an iceberg or polar bear to be seen anywhere...humph...!
Zeiss Distagon 18mm with
I like the OP best. I feel it is a true rendering of this species. BTW , it is an outstanding image.
I'll try the suggestions tonight. Thanks to everyone for their thoughtful critiques.
Svalbard driving around with the zodiac in front of a glacier through all the little & big icebergs. We settled a bit on this iceberg right in the
This female Kestrel has been letting me get closer and closer to her over the last few months, so I thought a portrait of her might be nice.
I revisited the family homestead this November. Although it was early, the light was quite harsh. I used Topaz Simplify for the first time in an attempt
I am going through old images trying to decide what I could print on Matte paper for this art-walk I agreed to do in March 2014. And seeing some Snowy
From Nome this past June. Seeing Gail's and Matthew's images made me think of that beautiful part of the counrty. (I was there the week before Gail, so
Photographed a few feet from the "rabbit" natural ice sculpture I posted earlier. It was amazing to me that the encased vegetation did not
Look who's king of the tiny snow mound and quite proud of it!! Same individual as yesterday's post...just a few minutes and feet apart. Seeds strewn
Going through last years pics I came upon a lot I never processed. This was taken April 2012 at Bill Forbes' place in AZ.
Nikon D700, 500 mm.