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Behind the Bar!!

Posted by
Sarito (Basingstoke, United Kingdom) on 15 June 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Not sure what is the name of this bird.. I think it's called Peacock-pheasants.

Series of photos from recent visit to Chessington Zoo, London.

Coming soon Photos of Kites taken at International Kite Festival, Basingstoke!!

Canon EOS REBEL XSi 1/200 second F/5.6 ISO 200 154 mm

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LESLIE from norwich, United Kingdom

Another ugly bird but its well a well taken shot - focus is spot on ( shame about the bars though )

15 Jun 2009 5:50am

@LESLIE: Thank you Leslie!

amirreza from tehran, Iran

nice shot
but not ugly again

15 Jun 2009 7:43am

@amirreza: Thanks Amir!

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Great shot

15 Jun 2009 8:18am

@Elena Kotrotsou: Thanks Elena!

kisskool from fontainebleau, France

poor bird but good framing

15 Jun 2009 9:05am

@kisskool: Thank you very much!

Sussi from Landskrona, Sweden

Like the picture, it is really cool, nice composition and colors.
Well done.

15 Jun 2009 9:26am

@Sussi: Thanks Sussi!

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Lemme Outta Here! What is my crime?! Not as ugly as yesterday..a very well taken shot..it's nice to see the individual feathers.

15 Jun 2009 10:41am

@MrsAmber: Thank you MrsAmber!

rajeev from dubai, United Arab Emirates

really nice shot!!

15 Jun 2009 10:49am

@rajeev: Thanks Rajeev!

mohkum from Muscat, Oman

It is another very good shot. The bird's eye looks so live and your bg is great! Is that your kit lens?

15 Jun 2009 12:51pm

@mohkum: Thanks Mohkum, The lens is 55-250mm IS Canon.

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Whatever kind of bird it is he certainly has some wonderful details. Interesting color eyes. Nice shot here.

15 Jun 2009 1:02pm

@Laurie: Thanks Laurie!

MARIANA from waterloo, Canada

AWESOME closeup of that pretty bird !

15 Jun 2009 2:53pm

@MARIANA: Thank you Mariana!

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

it seems that he's looking for his freedom, excellent shot

15 Jun 2009 2:55pm

@Luca Bobbiesi: Thank you Luca!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Cool shot. I like the blue around its eye.

15 Jun 2009 3:07pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve

Ajay from Pune, India

Awesome bird. I love that funny look on his face with the high chin or beak, should I say. :-)

15 Jun 2009 3:45pm

@Ajay: Thanks Ajay!

Rubén Pinella from Tres Arroyos, Argentina


15 Jun 2009 4:18pm

@Rubén Pinella: Thanks Ruben!

Veronelle from Lens, France

:-)) great capture

15 Jun 2009 8:31pm

@Veronelle: Thanks Veronelle!

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

A good shot from this poor bird !

15 Jun 2009 9:07pm

@Loner: Thank you very much!

Addey Kehinde from London, United Kingdom

Nice shot, I don't really mind the bars actually.

15 Jun 2009 9:21pm

@Addey Kehinde: Thanks Addey!!

EstherK from Kota Kinabalu, SABAH, Malaysian Borneo, Malaysia

You caught a great expression here, Sarito! Love it!

16 Jun 2009 12:28am

@EstherK: Thanks Esther!

Barbara from Florida, United States

Excellent clarity and details, nice colors. Really a great shot.
Although I would have let him out.

16 Jun 2009 4:28am

@Barbara: Thank you Barbara!

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece


16 Jun 2009 1:25pm

@Eleftheria: Thanks Elef!

pedro alexandre from loures, Portugal

can't help you also, i don't know this species, too bad its captive, but again it might be better this way.

17 Jun 2009 9:56pm

@pedro alexandre: Thanks again for your visit and comment!

ishm from dubai, United Arab Emirates

great shot! really sharp looking..agreed with pedro..too bad it is in captive.

22 Jun 2009 4:05am

1/200 second
ISO 200
154 mm