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    Macro and Flora Moderator Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
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    Default Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis)

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    Taken from my garden hide a couple of weeks ago, early afternoon.
    Canon 5D IV Canon 500mm f4L IS II
    Auto ISO 800, 1/1600 sec f8
    ACR + PSCC 2019

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    Lovely image, Jon. Beautiful bird, lovely perch, the flowers add much to the image. Thank you for sharing.
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    This is a bit special Jonathan. Great pose and head turn Lovely clean background. The perch and blossom really add to the image. The bird is beautiful with lovely colours and good feather detail. These really are lovely birds and I am yet to catch one as good as this. TFS

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    Love the entire canvas, the composition, the perch, the colors and details. Pretty much perfect... TFS

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    Lovely. Beautiful bird in a perfect pose on a nice perch. What more could you want?

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    Nice perch... and a nice pose. perfect comp.
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    Perfect man....really like this Jon. Colours look spot on. Good work.

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    I like it swell Jon, lovely perch, and the pose is elegant, keep em coming

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    Beautiful frame. Love the pose on the bird and that flowers on the perch. Your goldfinch looks nothing like the american. Very neat looking bird.

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    Beautiful overall. I really like the delicate branch, so much so that I wish there was more in the extreme upper left corner with some of those flowers. IQ looks great.

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    Jon, you just nailed it!!!!

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