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      Francois Venter




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      European Roller flexing its wings
      · Date: Fri 19/9/2014 · Views: 251

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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 04:47
    1. Johan.Smit
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      Beautiful Colours and Detail Capture, Fantastic Shot Francois

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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 04:53
    1. Roberto
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      Great stuff.
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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 06:00
    1. Dereck du Preez
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      Lovely image Francois - Lilac Breasted Roller??
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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 06:34
    1. Rust B

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      Beautiful Francois. WD.
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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 07:16
    1. Francois Venter

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      Thanks for the comments. Yes Lilac breasted roller indeed.....was thinking of something else when I wrote Eurpean roller

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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 08:17
    1. Wessel du Plessis

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      Great comp, pose, detail and colours.
      Would just lift the exposure slightly.

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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 09:06
    1. AllanB

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      Good pose, BG and detail.

      I bit to central in the comp, I would crop a bit off behind the bird and add a bit in front.

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  1.   Fri 19/9/2014 13:48
    1. Giel Duvenhage
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      Thats what we are talking about Francois, its perfect detail, colours, BG nice, maybe if anything a bit more to the right
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  1.   Sat 20/9/2014 04:18
    1. Mike Heramb

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      Great shot Francois. Nice pose and detail.

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  1.   Sun 21/9/2014 03:33
    1. khulu

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      Stunning capture. WD

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  1.   Sun 21/9/2014 07:30
    1. edjo

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      Great shot.
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  1.   Tue 23/9/2014 06:36
    1. Jay van Rensburg

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      Nice detail and pose Francois. Maybe lift the levels a tad, seems a bit underexposed on my screen....

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