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Photographer Marcus Armani  Marcus Armani {Karma:36599}
Project #24 The Decisive Moment Camera Model Canon EOS 20D
Categories Wildlife
From The Field
Film Format
Portfolio Birds Taking Off and Landing
Lens Canon 100-400L
Uploaded 5/20/2005 Film / Memory Type ISO 400
    ISO / Film Speed 0
Views 891 Shutter 1/2000
Favorites Aperture f/8.0
Critiques 47 Rating
5.92
/ 16 Ratings
Location City -  San Jose
State -  CALIFORNIA
Country - United States   United States
About Caught this spoonbill landing didnt seem to like the water conditions...
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There are 46 Comments in 1 Pages
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Raj P   {K:1222} 7/26/2005
I wonder why this isn't among 'BIP'.
All your work is amazing. I'm very much impressed.

Thanks for your lovely comment on "Gudia 2". Its inspiring to receive comments from masters like you. Thanks again.

Best regards,
Rajendra

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soul 21 soul 21   {K:27572} 6/30/2005
spettacolare........
bellissimi colori
grandissimo momento
complimenti 7+++++
gennaro

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Stephen  Bowden   {K:64141} 6/5/2005
Amazing capture Marcus, I tried something similar last week with mallards landing for bread which I was throwing out from the back of my boat. I could not get the speed or focus from the compact unfortunately !

Best wishes,
Steve

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Fabrizio    {K:2543} 6/4/2005
...what a beautiful colors....maybe some day I will be able to do one capture like yours....maybe by 10 years!!!!!!well done Fabrizio

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Rashed Abdulla Rashed Abdulla   {K:163889} 6/3/2005
wonderful capture,the take off been freezed so nicely,very best regards.

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Riny  Koopman   {K:19998} 6/2/2005
GREAT CATCH..MARVELOUS WORK MARCUS.

RINY.

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Linda Livingston Linda Livingston   {K:73346} 5/31/2005
Wonderful capture Marcus, and a funny title too. You're definitely the master! Great lighting as usual, and an excellent composition..well done and appreciated...:):)Linda

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Frank Beer   {K:10112} 5/24/2005
That?s cool ... if the water is too cold he will make a restart ;))
Very good capture, I guess it is not easy to be prepared for the right moment, big congrats!

Ciao, Frank

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Bikas Das Bikas Das   {K:6544} 5/24/2005
fantastic ...7+++++++++++++++++++

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James Hager   {K:6285} 5/23/2005
Very nice. Very sharp head and feet, and a nice subtle blur on the wings.

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Humayun Rizwan   {K:3235} 5/22/2005
Another WONDERFUL capture, Marcus. Great colors and clarity. You truely are amazingly talented!

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Guido Tweepenninckx Guido Tweepenninckx   {K:20076} 5/22/2005
looks like the bird is saying "Bravo"
the waves in the water are super too.

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Len Webster Len Webster   {K:25714} 5/21/2005
Great capture. Wonderful 'action pic'. You saw an opportunity - and made the most of it.

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Larry Quigley Larry Quigley   {K:12887} 5/21/2005
Great capture, Marcus. Wonderful colors. Well done!

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Tiger Lily     {K:10966} 5/21/2005
Oh my..you did it again Marcus. You take the best bird pictures on UF my friend but please don't stop uploading landscapes. The Monterrey shot was excellent.

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ISMAEL MARCOS ISMAEL MARCOS   {K:10535} 5/21/2005
YOU'RE FINE AGAIN, AREN'T YOU?

CONGRATS.
ISMAEL

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Marilyn Nagy   {K:6008} 5/21/2005
Marcus, Detail is incredible! Stop action is amazing. Beautiful work. Marilyn

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Nina  Nina    {K:1067} 5/21/2005
another fantastic bird...what colours!!!

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Mary Brown   {K:71879} 5/21/2005
Beautiful detail and colour. Great timing for this shot.
Mary

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Patrick Ziegler Patrick Ziegler   {K:21797} 5/21/2005
I hear ya! LOL..

Spring is a great time for Ducks, BTW.. SHold be some little ones soon, if not allready...

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Marcus Armani Marcus Armani   {K:36599} 5/20/2005
Thanks Pat, while working on this shot the Cropping was really enjoyable for some reason LOL......

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Patrick Ziegler Patrick Ziegler   {K:21797} 5/20/2005
Nicely done, great details.. Well croppped! :-)

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Marcus Armani Marcus Armani   {K:36599} 5/20/2005
Thanks Chris, you take wonderful landscapes and I dont see why you would have any problems catching birds, It just takes practice, dont give up were a dying breed....
take care ,,
Marcus..

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Chris Hunter Chris Hunter   {K:25634} 5/20/2005
You have incredible wildlife photos...my attempts at birds have not been nearly as sucessful. This one was frozen prefectly,

Chris

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George Black George Black   {K:102005} 5/20/2005
Just superb! My ducks just won't coopertae, while you seem to have gotten the secret code. Great stuff . . .

All the best,
--George

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Rosario Esposito Rosario Esposito   {K:9796} 5/20/2005
::::::: PERFETTA :::::::
-Rosario-

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Antonio Esposito   {K:413} 5/20/2005
GRANDE IMMAGINE.....SEMBRA QUASI CAMMINARE PER USCIRE DALL'ACQUA CHE POTREBBE NASCONDERE GLI SPLENDIDI COLORI DELLE SUE PENNE !!!!CIAO E GRAZIE PER IL TUO COMMENTO!!!!

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patrizio napolitano   {K:13119} 5/20/2005
non ci sono parole, bellissima senza compromessi
patrizio

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Yamil Saenz Yamil Saenz   {K:12434} 5/20/2005
Great shot Marcus.
Very nice details and colors.
I like the focus concentrate on his head.
Thank you for sharing and keep up the good job.
Yamil

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sherif hussein   {K:13815} 5/20/2005
Just perfect ,timing,colours,details every thing is fantastic
Well done is not enough for this marbles capture
7+++++++++
Sherif

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Zannoni Matteo   {K:12211} 5/20/2005
BELLA CATTURA,

PACE E SALUTE, M.

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Jason Mckeown Jason Mckeown   {K:22200} 5/20/2005
great capture

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Rona K **   {K:2375} 5/20/2005
Marcus, excellent shot as always.
rona

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Margaret Sturgess   {K:49403} 5/20/2005
Perfect timing Marcus, love the water droplets at the back. Gorgeous colouring too
Margaret

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Alison DuFlon Alison DuFlon   {K:36566} 5/20/2005
Amazing pose, details and color. A beautifully captured shot. Alison

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Subhash Sen Subhash Sen   {K:11931} 5/20/2005
Wow !!those awesome birds again ,lovely,cheers,subhash.

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Roberto Okamura   {K:22851} 5/20/2005
Excellent wildlife Marcus!!
Great momment!
Congrats!
Roberto.

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Gregory McLemore Gregory McLemore   {K:35079} 5/20/2005
Perfect timing, wonderful clarity and composing, a winner, well done my friend.

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Alison Webb   {K:1779} 5/20/2005
This is great Marcus, you'r bird shots are wonderful so much colour & great action. How long does it take to you to capture the birds.
Cheers Al.

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Larry Fosse Larry Fosse   {K:66462} 5/20/2005
Great action capture Marcus

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NN  NN     {K:26787} 5/20/2005
Another MAGNIFICENT shot from you; congrats Marcus!

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Den Thompson   {K:30432} 5/20/2005
As always, I sit back in amazement Marcus. Such an incredible shot. The colours, clarity and detail are out of this world. Gotta be an award winner!!!
Den

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Roberto Arcari Farinetti Roberto Arcari Farinetti   {K:209486} 5/20/2005
a marvellous catch my friend, is so perfect and fantastic another masterpiece, have a great timing for the start to flight, I hope in a great award for you! ..it would be an just "acknowledgment" to a great photographer of nature.
take care, cheers

roby
7+

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Judi Liosatos Judi Liosatos   {K:34047} 5/20/2005
Hey great shot....I reckon this one is your best ever yet....:>) hehehehehe!!

Marcus

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Gino  Quattrocchi   {K:39580} 5/20/2005
ancora un colpo magistrale Marcus
sei un esempio vivente
immagine spettacolare !!!!!!!!!

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Gino  Quattrocchi   {K:39580} 5/20/2005
ancora un colpo magistrale Marcus
sei un esempio vivente
immagine spettacolare !!!!!!!!!

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