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Full Frontal View (Bald Eagle )

Discussion in 'Birds' started by socrdude, Feb 7, 2018.

  1. socrdude


    Jun 5, 2009
    We are lucky in Washington State to have the largest gathering of Bald Eagles in the Lower 48 in late November/December.. this is one of those lucky shots. D500 with 200-500.
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  2. It works! Very nice shot.
  3. Nice timely capture Karl. Great feather detail and exposure is spot on.
  4. Faultless shot - well done!
  5. Jeff1


    Mar 26, 2017
    Ferndale, WA
    That's a wall hanger! Jeff
  6. rcooper

    rcooper Subscribing Member

    Jan 12, 2008
    Well done.Wish I had access to eagles.
  7. Stunning image...suitable for framing!

  9. socrdude


    Jun 5, 2009
    you guys are too too nice.. thank you.
  10. Very nice Karl. What I like is the even lighting on the eagle and the full spread of the wings. This is very hard to get on eagles. Seems like there is always a spot in the shade. Well done.
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  11. Butlerkid

    Butlerkid Cafe Ambassador Moderator

    Apr 8, 2008
    Rutledge, Tennessee
    Excellent capture. It certainly deserves a spot on a prominent wall!
  12. You are (I assume) and should be very pleased with this. Very, very nice.
  13. Excellent shot Karl, love that pose you caught.
  14. Great shot.
  15. socrdude


    Jun 5, 2009
    I printed on Aluminum and it Looked AMAZING.. simply simply Amazing 16 x 33 aluminum...
    had it one day and it sold quickly.. now to print a new one for me.. Aluminum is so awesomely great on images.. plus we have a local printer you go to the shop, they take your flashdrive load it, do some edits to perfectly match their printer and wow...

    the detail on the bird on aluminum was so fantastic...
  16. TANG0F0XTR0T


    Jun 4, 2008
    Look at those eyes. Wicked shot.
  17. bnk190


    Sep 27, 2008
    SE Wisconsin
    Outstanding image... well done.
  18. Now that is really nice! And it speaks volumes for the 200-500 in a fast moving environment, Excellent capture of the right moment wit the claws etc.
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