proud and stately

© Kathleen Rinker

proud and stately

March 28, 2009

Excellent capture,and detaqil on this guy,Kathleen! #1105341

Kathleen Rinker March 28, 2009

Thank you so much for your kind comments Walter!!! #7345772

Michael Umbreit March 28, 2009

Kathy - Excellent details and lighting! Very well done! - Mike #7345804

A P March 28, 2009

Outstanding clarity and detail on this capture, Kathleen #7345870

Daiana Kelly March 28, 2009

Beautifully captured and lovely little guy. #7346070

Kaye Burazin March 28, 2009

beautifully captured Kathleen. #7346371

ROLAN NARMAN March 28, 2009

Gorgeous capture with wonderful details and lighting Kathleen! Well done! #7346598

Barbara Waldoch level-classic March 28, 2009

He is a beauty, Kathleen! #7346716

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 29, 2009

What a beautiful bird and capture, Kathleen. Gorgeous light and colors. Fantastic details! #7346829

Hendrik Storme March 29, 2009

Perfect and wonderful image,Kathleen! #7346912

frank w. degenhardt level-classic March 29, 2009

Kathleen- We have these that visit us from time to time. I think that red is so neat and cant wait to get a shot at him with my new camera. I can only hope I do it justice the way you have here. Love the proud, noble look you have captured him with. Beautiful colors, such interesting features. Love the textures of the post hes sitting on and that background is so perfect.
Remarkable work my friend.
Have a wonderful day, take care. #7347173

Kathleen Rinker March 29, 2009

Mike, Ann, Daianna, Kaye, Rolan, Barbara, Kirsten, Hendrik and Frank thank you all so much for your kind comments!!! #7347185

Eivor Kuchta March 29, 2009

This is just perfect, Kathleen! I love the catch light in the eye. The pose is great, and your DOF excellent! Very sharp, too!! #7347523

Eugenio Diaz March 29, 2009

wonderful shot!...Perfect...everything's beautiful...the color, light, composition!!!!
Well done! #7347739

Kathleen Rinker March 29, 2009

Eivor and Eugenio thank you so much I appreciate your wonderful comments!! #7347890

Julianne Bradford March 29, 2009

Great capture and attitude Kathleen #7348610

Kathleen Rinker March 29, 2009

Thanks so much Julianne!! #7349620

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 29, 2009

Beautiful shot with awesome lighting, Kathleen!!!!! :-) k #7350223

Debra R. Harder March 29, 2009

Absolutely SUPERB, Kathy! Perfert pose, lighting, details and comp. I'm sure we'll see this BEAUTY again! Deb #7350342

Gerri R. Jones March 29, 2009

Beautiful capture Kathleen!!! Love the pose you caught, bg color and of course the bird (a purple finch, I think). They are so sweet...GREAT image!!!! #7350400

Kathleen Rinker March 30, 2009

Kitty, Debra and Gerri, thank you so much for your wonderful comments!!! #7351155

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe March 30, 2009

Wonderful details, pose, color in this beauty, Kathleen! #7351409

Kathleen Rinker March 30, 2009

Thank you Ellen for your kind comments!! #7351832

Margaret R. Barry March 30, 2009

Beautiful details, colors and clarity, Kathleen! #7351843

Kathleen Rinker March 30, 2009

Thank you so much Margaret for your kind comments!! #7352296

Martha R. Mazon level-classic March 31, 2009

Gorgeous capture, Kathleen! Great title too. #7357927

Kathleen Rinker April 01, 2009

Thank you so much Martha!! #7358896

Robert Baer April 15, 2009

kathleen
you are the bird lady. love your gallery. great images! #7407960

Kathleen Rinker April 15, 2009

Thanks so much Justin for your wonderful comments, I appreciate it!! #7408157

Alex T. Mizuno April 22, 2009

BIG BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist, Kathy!!! We'll see this again for sure!! #7432170

Kathleen Rinker April 22, 2009

Oh thank you so much Alex, I appreciate your kind comments and support!!! #7432235

Max Aureli April 22, 2009

Congratulations Kathleen for this fantastic Finalist!!! :-))) #7432334

Hendrik Storme April 22, 2009

Congratulations,well deserved!!! #7432669

Daniella Puente April 22, 2009

Congrats on this WONDERFUL finalist Kathleen! #7433631

ROLAN NARMAN April 22, 2009

Huge Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Kathleen! #7433656

Melissa G. Meiselman April 22, 2009

Congratulations on your exquisite finalist!!! #7434084

A P April 22, 2009

Outstanding Kathleen

Best of luck in the next round.

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #7434721

Kathleen Rinker April 22, 2009

Max, Hendrik, Daniella, Rolan, Melissa and Ann thank you all so much!! #7434781

Debra R. Harder April 22, 2009

WTG, Kathy! Congratulations on your EXCELLENT finalist!! WHOOOO-HOOOOO!! Deb #7435280

Clyde P. Smith April 22, 2009

Well done Kathy. Congratulations! #7435382

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 22, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Kathleen!!! #7435518

Sam Britt April 22, 2009

Congratulations again, Kathleen! #7435744

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 22, 2009

Wow, Kathy!
Such a beauty!
Congrats!
~♥~Lisa #7436507

Eugenio Diaz April 22, 2009

Congratulations Kathleen on this AMAZING Finalist!!! #7436532

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic April 23, 2009

I'm so glad to see this beauty again, Kathleen. Big congratulations!!! #7437847

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Deb, Clyde, Patrick, Sam, Lisa and Eugenio thank you all so much!!! #7437850

Barbara Waldoch level-classic April 23, 2009

Congratulations, Kathleen! #7437866

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Thank you so much Barbara!! #7437879

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Sorry Kirsten I missed you, thank you so much I appreciate it!! #7437900

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe April 23, 2009

Congrats Kathleen on your wonderful Finalist!! Jeff #7438080

Laurie Daily level-deluxe April 23, 2009

So beautiful! Congratulations on your finalist, Kathleen! #7438130

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe April 23, 2009

Congrats on your awesome finalists, Kathleen!! #7438220

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Jeff, Laurie and Ellen thank you so much!!! #7438585

Colleen Farrell April 23, 2009

Fantastic capture, Kathleen! Congratulations on your finalist! #7440013

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Thank you very much Colleen!! #7440199

April 23, 2009

Beautiful work,Kathleen!Congrats on your finalist! #7440307

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Thanks very much Walter!!! #7440474

Karen Slagle April 23, 2009

Congrats on your outstanding finalist, Kathleen. #7441479

Bill Houghton April 23, 2009

Kathleen, this is such a beautiful finalist. Congratulations. Bill

Check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography #7441686

Kathleen Rinker April 23, 2009

Karen and Bill thank you very much!! #7441763

Melissa Olsen April 24, 2009

A perfect capture!
Congrats! #7445458

Margaret R. Barry April 24, 2009

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Kathleen! #7445517

Kathleen Rinker April 24, 2009

Melissa and Margaret thank you so much!! #7445629

Dianna Murphy April 25, 2009

Congratulations! Beautiful image. #7449287

Kathleen Rinker April 25, 2009

Thanks so much Dianna!! #7449333

Susan Fox April 25, 2009

Congratulations!!! #7449766

Kathleen Rinker April 26, 2009

Thank you Susan!! #7450962

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 26, 2009

What a beauty, very well deserved honor

Congratulations Kathleen

jo ann c. #7451545

Kathleen Rinker April 26, 2009

Thank you so much Jo Ann!! #7452183

Gerri R. Jones April 26, 2009

Congratulations on this beautiful and well deserved finalist Kathleen! #7453744

Kathleen Rinker April 27, 2009

Thank you Gerri!! #7454724

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 28, 2009

Big congratulations on this wonderful finalist!

jo ann c
#7462090

Kathleen Rinker April 28, 2009

Thank you so much Jo Ann!! #7462278

Howard B. Cheek October 25, 2009

Very good framing, details, colors, and exposure Kathleen.
Great POV and diagonal comp, nice BG too.
Well done! #8070625

Kathleen Rinker October 25, 2009

Thanks so much Howard!! #8070827

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Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 320, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

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