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    Follow-up to my previous post, here's another bird calling from a fencepost. These Icelandic Alarmists were seemingly everywhere we went.

    D500, Sigma 150-600C @ 600mm, ISO 1600, 1.2500s @ f/7.1 manual, HH

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    Very nice image. The head turn, open bill and background really helps the image.
    Moss on the perch also add to the image.

    Well done.

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    Apart from the well-worn plumage, this is a very nice image of this beautiful shorebird. Good head turn, excellent green BG.

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    Nice calling pose and nice background. Like the light and the lichen on the post.

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    Can't say that I'm a big fan of vocalization images. Really like this type of background. Nice perch also.

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    You have captured the essence of the redshank perfectly!
    Love the perch and the clean BG.
    Gail

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    I think it looks great Bill this is a shot I have been wanting to have in my collection (along with a snipe) for years. The plumage looks well defined and you have shown the eye very nicely too.

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    She's a beauty, and what a voice. Great light and she's doing her best to stay on the post as the gusty wind picked up.

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