Puffed Up Perigrine Falcon

© Leslie McLain

Puffed Up Perigrine Falcon

Uploaded: December 08, 2015 04:16:13 | Entered: December 08, 2015 04:16:13


Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D Mark II


Lindley Johnson level-classic December 08, 2015

Terrific details, POV, and DOF - excellent work, Leslie. #1644450

Anne D. Eigen December 08, 2015

Great, detailed capture! #11409733

Carol Flisak level-addict December 08, 2015

Terrific image, Leslie... super details, DOF and "attitude"! Well done! #11409745

Heidi R. Geise level-classic December 08, 2015

Great capture and clarity. I believe they call this a decisive moment. #11409824

Emile Abbott level-deluxe December 08, 2015

Fantastic details Leslie #11409827

John Connolly December 08, 2015

A beautiful bird and portrait Leslie! The color and clarity are outstanding! #11409853

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic December 08, 2015

Fantastic close up Leslie!,
Amalia #11409878

Ann Lyssenko level-addict December 08, 2015

Super pose Leslie with details. The pose brings out the color of the feathers as well. Well Done! Ann #11409933

Carol L. Fowler December 08, 2015

Great timing to catch the ruffled feathers #11409963

Terry Cervi level-classic December 08, 2015

What a beauty, Leslie! Both the bird and your shot! #11410004

Ellen Hodges December 09, 2015

Fantastic details and pose, Leslie!! #11410323

Teresa L. Brooks December 13, 2015

What a great capture #11411831

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 30, 2016

Great timing, Leslie, and another gorgeous finalist! Congratulations! #11428438

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe January 30, 2016

What a great month for you, Leslie! Huge congrats on all of your Finalists and Staff favorites and best of luck in the next round! #11428537

Kathy Salerni level-deluxe January 30, 2016

What a great month for you, Leslie! Huge congrats on all of your Finalists and Staff favorites and best of luck in the next round! #11428539

Lindley Johnson level-classic January 31, 2016

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Leslie. #11429035

Emile Abbott level-deluxe January 31, 2016

Exquisite details Leslie and you are having a great month. Congratulations yet again my friend. #11429232

Ann Lyssenko level-addict February 02, 2016

Super Pose Leslie! Congratulations on being a Finalist! Ann #11430788

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