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    Default Chestnut-headed bee-eater pair

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    Holy moly - this is absolutely beautiful.
    The colors, the symmetry, the comp, the light , the BG are all perfect.
    You have a real winner here!
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    Exquisitely beautiful beyond words. Please post the original full frame capture. I may have a thought ...

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    Absolutely terrific, bold beautiful colours and idyllic composition. Was this in the wild or was it a set up, either way it is amazing.

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    The frame is nicely balanced all around. Nice pose on both birds. Great background and perch.

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    Gorgeous, I can just stare at this beauty! Congrats

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    Thank you all for appreciating the image which is completely in natural setting,Thanks for the Publishers favourite too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Debapratim Saha View Post
    Thank you all for appreciating the image which is completely in natural setting,Thanks for the Publishers favourite too.
    You are most welcome. You did miss this above: Please post the original full frame capture. I may have a thought ...

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    Agree with all that has been said.
    The symmetry, perch, dreamy background and of course the pair of beautiful Bee-eaters has created a wonderful image.

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    Great exposure, colors, subject, BG and perch. Very nice!

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    All has been said above. Absolutely gorgeous.

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    Hi Debapratim,
    Awesome colour and very well composed shot. Well done!
    -Victor

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    Hello,

    great composition, i love it..
    Greetings Eric

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    Stunning image. I would surely print this one.

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