Anhinga Show

Anita Hogue level-classic 2/27/2010 4:19:00 AM

He Ted, You truly got a wonderful capture of this anhinga! They are so gorgeous when they are drying their feathers! #1243241

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 2/27/2010 4:40:50 AM

Wonderful capture!!! #8419663

Michelle Alton level-classic 2/27/2010 4:46:55 AM

This is outstanding, Ted. A gorgeous image. #8419684

Carol Eade level-classic 2/27/2010 7:46:24 AM

Gorgeous Anhinga capture, Ted! #8420169

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 2/27/2010 8:28:27 AM

Great timing and details in this wonderful capture, Joseph!

UB. #8420273

Liz Bullock level-classic 2/27/2010 10:04:14 AM

Great capture! #8420411

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 3/3/2010 8:04:55 PM

Wonderful capture of this Anhinga, Ted, really outstanding! Your waterfowl shots are really gorgeous. #8430280

Nikki McDonald level-classic 3/4/2010 6:32:35 PM

What great light, color and detail, Ted. I have never seen anything like this -- it's quite glorious really. Congratulations on the Editor's Pick. #8432639

John R. Crosby 3/5/2010 4:17:10 AM

Every feather where it ought to be! Nicely done. #8433304

Michelle Alton level-classic 3/26/2010 6:13:40 PM

Thrilling Finalist, Ted. Congratulations! #8485100

Nikki McDonald level-classic 3/27/2010 7:15:52 AM

Just as amazed when I opened it this time as I was the first, Ted. The light, detail and pose are wonderful. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #8486945

Patricia Seidler level-classic 3/27/2010 7:23:59 AM

Congratualtions Ted! #8486972

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 3/27/2010 11:30:12 AM

Congrats on this wonderful FInalist! #8487852

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 3/28/2010 9:41:12 AM

Congratulations again, TED, on this superb Finalist! One of my favorites! Good luck in the next round! #8490189

Karen Celella level-classic 3/29/2010 10:35:12 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist TED. Capturing this amazing pose takes skill! Hope to see it with gold!! #8494160

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Description

Anhingas are much like cormorants and they sometimes flock with them. But the anhinga is a more attractive bird. Sometimes they sit with wings spread, perhaps to cool themselves or to expose their body feathers to the sun. Regardless of the reason, it is quite a display. (Taken using a Canon 70-300mm IS lens with polarizer. Adjustments made using Photoshop RAW and CS3 processing.)

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 110.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 2/27/2010 4:16:49 AM

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