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Arctic Tern 1

Arctic Tern 1
Copyright ©2005, Jens Birch
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A more artistic expression of the Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea).

This one is from a rainy day at Lake Myvatn in Northern Iceland.

I hope you like it, Jens.
Photographer: Jens Birch
Folder: Jens' Wildlife
Uploaded: 31-Jul-2005 11:38 CEST
Current Rating: 9.25/4
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Camera: Olympus E1
Exposure time: 1/400 sec
Aperture: f/3.5
Focal length: 200mm (400)
Lens: Digital Zuiko 50-200mm/2.8-3.5
Focusing method: Spot
ISO: 400
White balance: Clouds
Flash: no
Image format: SHQ
Processing applied: Slight crop, increased(!) contrast and selective USM.
Image resized to: 600x800

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Ilike it very much Jens!! Well done

Bevellee Bryceson at 11:59 CEST on 31-Jul-2005 [Reply]


A pice of human and nature art !

Dirk Guttmann at 12:39 CEST on 31-Jul-2005 [Reply]

Well Done Jens.....

Great pic again of a hovvering Stern, looking down where the fish is she is going to catch....

Fonzy - at 13:17 CEST on 31-Jul-2005 [Reply]


beautiful! clean and essential, I like contrast of the orange beak on the white surrounding.

Leda Masi at 07:03 CEST on 01-Aug-2005 [Reply]