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10/04 winner- 8/8/04 PAD - Mirror, Mirror....
08-AUG-2004

10/04 winner- 8/8/04 PAD - Mirror, Mirror....

10/04 Honorable mention intermediate color prints, MWCC

I thought I'd spend one more morning with my friend, pretty bird. In about 30 minutes he caught two fish the size of my finger. Slow pickings. Of about 50 shots, I decided on this one rather than another "caught a fish" like yesterday - because it shows his natural habitat nicely.

Got some 3/4 side-lighting today, after the backlit shot yesterday. Better.


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Digital Nuts17-Aug-2004 15:19
Beautiful shot from the patience of an excellent photographer. I love the mirror water reflections. Bobbie
Guest 09-Aug-2004 01:38
Nice :)
Ed Knepley08-Aug-2004 21:34
I was probably 50 feet away. Having a telezoom helps. Other than that I stood there for the better part of 30 minutes without moving much. He ignored me and went about his fishing. I think he's used to seeing me - this wasn't the first time by far. Needed to change into dry footwear when I finished.
judyjo08-Aug-2004 20:09
Beautiful...how in the world did he let you get so close?

Judy
Gayle P. Clement08-Aug-2004 15:46
Awesome! Wonderful color and composition. Beautiful reflection.