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Cristian Mihai

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Cristian Mihai

Registered: April 2007
Location: Bucharest
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· Date: Mon September 18, 2017 · Views: 43 · Filesize: 383.7kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 676 ·
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Keywords: Purple Heron, Ardea purpurea, starc rosu
Scientific Name: Ardea purpurea
Equipment: Olympus E-600 + Zuiko Digital 50-200 mm SWD + EC-14
Location: Vadu (CT), Romania
Date Taken: September 16th 2017
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KC Foggin

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Mon September 18, 2017 9:39pm

This is one awesome image of this Bittern!

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Mon September 18, 2017 9:40pm

Fabulous capture Cristian . Tfs
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Mon September 18, 2017 9:48pm

Absolutely stunning Cristian - love it!
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Mon September 18, 2017 10:19pm

Nicely captured Cristian.tfs.
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Tue September 19, 2017 2:44am

Beautiful close-up profile of this fabulous heron species. TFS Cristian!

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Tue September 19, 2017 5:28am

Excellent closeup , very beautiful purple heron , many TFS

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Tue September 19, 2017 8:42am

Fabulous shot .
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Tue September 19, 2017 10:26am

That's a wonderful pose to capture Cristian.

A super picture you've taken of this heron - excellent work my friend.

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Tue September 19, 2017 12:45pm

Wonderful closeup, Cristian. Even with double your telephoto I have never been able to get close enough to one of these to get a shot that good.

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Tue September 19, 2017 12:57pm

Awesome capture Cristian, tfs.

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Tue September 19, 2017 1:11pm

A splendid image of this heron with great lighting and a great pose, Cristian.

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Tue September 19, 2017 3:02pm

Lovely detailed shot Cristian.

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Tue September 19, 2017 7:00pm

Outstanding capture Cristian!!

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