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It's all in the timing........

Posted by
Nigel (Avening, United Kingdom) on 26 March 2013 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Happy ST.

Canon EOS 7D 1/640 second F/6.3 ISO 500 270 mm

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thami from Fès, Morocco

Etrange prothèse blanche solidifiée qui rappelle une stalactite !
Bonne journée lumineuse !

26 Mar 2013 6:04am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Ha ha happy ST:) In one end - out the other:)

26 Mar 2013 6:43am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

You couldn't have timed it better. This one must have forgotten the warning to take from as high upstream as possible because you don't know what's in the water lower down, dead animals, bird muck !! Happy Silly Tuesday Nige

26 Mar 2013 6:54am

jean pierre from paris, France

d'une extrémité a l'autre!! c'est les copains, plus bas, qui vont être contents! amitié

26 Mar 2013 7:35am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Sehr gut gemacht.

26 Mar 2013 8:05am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Bien vu!!!

26 Mar 2013 9:13am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

....HAppy ST !!

26 Mar 2013 9:45am

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Haha , you made me laugh out loud Happy ST Nigel wonderful capture.

26 Mar 2013 10:13am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

wonderful interplay between the ripples and the feathers

26 Mar 2013 10:48am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Forgot to mention what a charming little squirt he is :)

26 Mar 2013 10:49am

Devi from Chennai, India

This is pretty cute !!!
Happy ST :)))

26 Mar 2013 11:18am

Lydia.Dd from Paris, France

That's life !! ;-))

26 Mar 2013 12:02pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

Lol perfect timing - Happy ST

26 Mar 2013 12:12pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

They say life has no beginning and it has no emd.....I think he has found them both :-) This is really funny and great and sort of revolting all at once - LOL :-)

26 Mar 2013 12:41pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

ROFL.....the circle is completed! Super timing here Nigel! Happy ST! ;-)))

26 Mar 2013 12:50pm

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Pile poil au bon moment!

26 Mar 2013 1:08pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Great timing! The cycle of food! Very good picture!

26 Mar 2013 1:12pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

There are some shots that I've never seen on AM3, now I can knock this one off the list!

26 Mar 2013 1:19pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Mdrrr... va falloir lui mettre une couche culotte :) Bonne journée.

26 Mar 2013 3:34pm

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Good timing for you and him..

26 Mar 2013 4:06pm

helys from Paris, France

Wonderful bird
Great angle, colors, textures, DOF

26 Mar 2013 4:44pm

franz from Baden, Austria

clearly a bird that's not easily distracted ... ;-)

26 Mar 2013 4:50pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

OH my! Happy ST!

26 Mar 2013 4:53pm

Mamyni from Belgium

A perfect timing!

26 Mar 2013 5:48pm

Marie-Line from Lille, France


26 Mar 2013 6:03pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful detail captured in the plumage and I love the reflections of light off the water!!

26 Mar 2013 6:38pm

Lewis from Ljouwert, Netherlands

Indeed it is, great shot

26 Mar 2013 7:18pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Oh dear ... perfect timing ... very well done!

26 Mar 2013 7:19pm

destani from mashhad, Iran

Excellent ! 5*****

26 Mar 2013 7:37pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Great and transcendent moment captured. i thought they could only ingest through their peak.

26 Mar 2013 8:38pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique quel bel oiseau et image très beau.

26 Mar 2013 8:38pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Afghanistan

He has a fast digestion ;-))) Great shot, excellent timing !!!

26 Mar 2013 9:57pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

He has a fast digestion ;-))) Great shot, excellent timing !!!

26 Mar 2013 9:57pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

whoops! happy st!

26 Mar 2013 10:42pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

You are too funny. We both did potty humor today. Happy Silly Tuesday! ;-)

26 Mar 2013 11:40pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Oh my! Very well timed Nigel! Happy ST!

27 Mar 2013 12:28am

Michael Rawluk from Canada

That is terrific. A second one way or the other makes all the difference in photography.

27 Mar 2013 4:37am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Ha ha!

28 Mar 2013 3:35am

Canon EOS 7D
1/640 second
ISO 500
270 mm