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    Default Royal Tern Wing Stretch

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    I made this image in Fort Desoto State Park, FL.

    Camera Settings:-
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    Nikon D850 600 f/4
    1/8000 sec; f/5.6; ISO 800
    Manual; Matrix metering




    Post Processing:-
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    Raw Processing using C1P
    Cropped from Bottom left
    Nik 25-25 Filter on Bird at reduced opacity
    Neat Image NR
    Sharpening for Presentation
    Dodge selectively
    Cloned few spots in the foreground




    Let me know your thoughts and comments.


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    Love the action and the blue/green strip. And the perfectly lit underwings.

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    Very handsome frame, with nice bright whites and beautiful Ft. Desoto background.

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    I love the action here, and beautiful colours. I would not be opposed to a bit more room above, but works as is as well.

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    Solid frame. Low angle and the pose are nice. Like the water droplets here.

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    Love the wings.. wish the bird looked up....
    Dan Kearl

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    Love the bright whites and that strip of blue-green at the top of the frame.Water droplets are nice.
    I am with Dan on this and wish the head was raised a bit more to give some eye contact.

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