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    This image was created at Nickerson Beach Park on 6/30/19 at 6:14AM. Image processed in Lightroom and Photoshop.

    Hand held, Medium crop.

    Canon 5D MarkIV
    Sigma 150-600 Contemporary
    468mm
    ISO 800
    f6.3
    1/2500sec

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    Lovely pose you captured John. I may try cropping a wee bit tighter, as the plain looking BG looks like a lot of empty space. Nice detail on the bird, I would sharpen the head a little.

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    Super sharp and beautifully lit, John. I like that we can see the orange legs even in this flight frame. Some of the whites look a bit hot (this is a tough exposure on this high contrast bird), and the right side of the frame feels a bit empty with the wide-ish crop as presented.

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    Nice capture John. The pose and the detail look great. Maybe just a hare hot? Well done. I will be at Nickerson beach one morning next week. Do you shoot there a lot?
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    Thanks David. I only go down a couple times a year.

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