Eurasion Black Vulture

© Gerri R. Jones

Eurasion Black Vulture

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe 4/22/2009 4:59:05 PM

Outstanding clarity, details and colors on this wonderful portrait, Gerri. #1117317

Lisa J. Boulden level-deluxe 4/22/2009 9:32:38 PM

Such an emotive capture!
Imagine, a beautiful vulture!
You managed it, Gerri!
Great shot!
~lisa #7436675

Debbie Price level-deluxe 4/23/2009 7:48:17 AM

Just breath taking! Love this photo. The colors are just perfect....Love it! dp #7439268

Melissa Olsen level-deluxe 4/23/2009 7:57:52 AM

A total winner with me in all regards!
Outstanding job! #7439354

Julianne Bradford level-deluxe 4/23/2009 10:52:16 AM

Wow! Emotive capture is the word! And so very well done Gerri. #7440401

Carol L. Fowler level-deluxe 4/23/2009 3:55:34 PM

He actually looks thoughtful. Wonderful portrait. #7441475

Gerri R. Jones level-deluxe 4/24/2009 7:06:09 PM

Thanks Tammy, Lisa, Debbie, Melissa, Julianne and Carol! Really appreciate you all stopping by to comment :)...I thought this guy was such a beauty...I guess beauty really is in the eye of the beholder :) #7446502

Kathleen M. Rinker 4/25/2009 5:53:18 AM

Fabulous portrait Gerri!! #7447845

Maria A. Gonzalez 4/26/2009 6:33:24 AM

Beautiful portrait,color,focus and bg color.Excellent lighting and close-up.Great capture,Gerri. #7451442

Maria Morrow 5/1/2009 3:41:26 PM

He is a beauty, and you've captured him wonderfully. Great job! #7474089

Susan M. Campbell level-deluxe 5/8/2009 10:30:14 PM

Wow....this is really nice. Exposure is right on and the detail is superb! #7501451

Karen K. Givens level-deluxe 5/26/2009 1:21:24 PM

Wow never thought of Vulture as beautiful, this is superb congraulations on your finalist. #7559635

Gerri R. Jones level-deluxe 5/26/2009 3:40:03 PM

Thanks so much Kathleen, Maria G., Maria C., Susan and Karen! Appreciate all the comments very much...I was especially happy to capture this guy as I was on my way out of the zoo and I noticed the light setting in the west happened to catch him on his perch...I had to shoot through the chain fence and zoomed all the way out at 400mm. I don't think without this particular lighting, it would have worked. Thanks to BP judges for the finalist selection as well! #7561658

Carol L. Fowler level-deluxe 5/26/2009 4:40:54 PM

Wonderful coloring- great Finalist, Gerri! #7562191

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 5:15:14 PM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist…Well done!
#7562523

Sabrina Ryan level-deluxe 5/26/2009 5:25:11 PM

Congratulations on this Beautiful Finalist photo, Gerri! #7562645

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 5/26/2009 6:03:35 PM

An awesome portrait with wonderful detail, Gerri! Congrats on your finalist! #7563072

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 5/26/2009 7:51:31 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Gerri! #7563814

Sharon F. Morris level-deluxe 5/27/2009 9:26:08 AM

Congrats Gerri on your finalist. #7567039

Bill Houghton level-deluxe 5/27/2009 12:16:16 PM

Gerri, what a beautiful finalist. This should be a winner. Great job getting this. Congratulations. Bill

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Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-deluxe 5/27/2009 4:52:45 PM

Amazing details Gerri! Congratulations on your finalist!! #7568769

Summer A. Kozisek level-deluxe 5/28/2009 11:11:57 AM

Stunning portrait with gorgeous details and colors Gerri, congrats on your finalist! #7572027

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 1/19/2011 1:28:31 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist, Gerri! #9176456

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Description

Taken at the Buffalo Zoo...what a marvelous proud profile he had...80-400mm lens, f-9, 1/320sec.

Uploaded on 4/22/2009 2:39:13 PM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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