"Fan Head" Passer domesticus, House Sparrow

© Hector J. Brandan

Sara And Dick level-addict 8/17/2005 5:21:54 PM

Wonderful Capture!!! Your 100-400 Canon IS lens is so versatile - we love ours! #296117

Linda Proctor 8/17/2005 5:39:57 PM

Fantastic Hector!!! #1729319

Julie Gamicchia 8/17/2005 5:44:21 PM

Great image Hector! #1729323

Hazel H. Cromer 8/17/2005 5:52:19 PM

Amazing capture! This has to be a winner!

Chris Macer 8/17/2005 8:39:34 PM

Awsome capture, Hector! #1729605

Sherri L. Regalbuto 8/17/2005 9:16:19 PM

Wow, way cool. #1729655

Bogdan Grosu 8/18/2005 12:30:53 AM

haha...excellent #1729812

James B. Hewin 8/18/2005 2:15:46 AM

Truly Awesome!!
) James #1729902

Priscilla M. Cutler 8/18/2005 3:45:15 AM

Excellent!! This caught my eye immediatly. Such a great capture with movement. This should be a winner. #1730111

Sherri R. Camp 8/18/2005 10:38:33 AM

Amazing photo Hector! Excellent work! #1731756

john dunne 8/24/2005 10:35:03 AM

wow. no need for exotic birds for striking photos. What an amazing shot. Well done. looking forward to seeing more of your photos.

Stephanie Laird level-addict 8/26/2005 10:08:47 AM

Execellent Imgae Hector! #1770393

RWI 8/26/2005 11:14:24 AM

Hi Hector,

Fantastic photo! #1770621

Joyce ONeil 8/26/2005 11:21:01 AM

Terrific capture - love the water splashing........ #1770640

Erica Murphy level-addict 9/23/2005 9:31:47 PM

What a great shot!!! WOW about covers it.

Erica #1872527

Bonnie C. Lackey level-addict 9/24/2005 10:08:50 AM

Congrats on both of these animal entrants, Hector. This one is certainly special! #1876588

Els De Winter 9/25/2005 7:22:54 AM

Awesome shot, Hector! I love it!!! #1881231

Kerby Pfrangle level-addict 9/26/2005 11:25:03 PM

Hector congratulations on your second place win. Awesome job. Kerby #1889228

Kay E. Mahoney level-addict 9/27/2005 4:50:36 AM

Congratulations on your second place win Hector. #1890220

Erica Murphy level-addict 9/27/2005 7:06:12 AM

Congratulations Hector!! Not a surprise to see this photo win something. It's an amazing shot.

Erica #1890928

KHAWLA Haddad 9/27/2005 8:39:11 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Second place winner!!!!!!
This is truly awesome love it well don!! #1891307

Claudette Foote 9/27/2005 1:32:15 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Second place winner! #1892627

Sara And Dick level-addict 9/27/2005 1:55:35 PM

Congratulations Hector!!! I knew this was a winner when I saw it... #1892718

Monika Sapek level-addict 9/27/2005 9:25:16 PM

Now this is something! So funny and amazing at the same time! It is so unbelievable captured bird in his behavior, so I had to share this image with my whole family and everybody loved it and laughed ! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Hector! Awesome work!

Barbara Helgason level-addict 9/28/2005 1:33:10 PM

I've never seen anything like this before, what a sight!!! Fantastic capture, congratulations on you win! #1896253

Serena Pierce level-addict 9/28/2005 7:53:45 PM

Very cool! Congratulations!! #1897318

Joy Rector level-addict 10/1/2005 10:49:49 AM

congrats on your win

Susana Ms Heide level-addict 10/1/2005 5:05:59 PM

This is one of the most incredible and amusing animal photos I've seen!!! What a catch!!!! Can't tell you how much I like this, Hector!! Many, many congrats on your very well deserved win!! #1906868

Emanuel R.L Marcos level-addict 10/4/2005 12:39:00 PM

Fantastic Hector. That image is stunning I hope to get exactly that lens by december (100-400 usm image stabilizer) gorgeous! #1917045

Janni nielsen level-addict 10/19/2005 8:00:48 AM

This sparrow must be very quick in its head. Nice water. I laugh when I saw it. Very good picture!!! Congratulation. #1969096

Sandra Freyler level-addict 10/19/2005 6:20:14 PM

Great shot! Very nice image! :) Congratulations! #1970979

Ann Coates level-addict 7/10/2009 3:58:10 PM

I've never seen anything like this before. It's absolutely fantastic and I can see why you got a winner with it. Congratulations. #7726358

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Camera Model Name Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL,shooting Mode Aperture-Priority AE Tv( Shutter Speed ) 1/250, Av( Aperture Value ) f.8, Metering Mode Evaluative, ISO Speed 100, Lens 100.0 - 400.0 mm Focal Length 400.0 mm, IS on, Image Quality RAW, more sharpness and colours applied in photoshop

Uploaded on 8/17/2005 5:10:48 PM

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Editor's Pick
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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