Australian Magpie

Australian Magpie
Photographed by:Glenn Pure on Wed 19th Jul, 2017 and uploaded on Thu 20th Jul, 2017 .
Resolution:1400x933
Viewed:79
ID:26608
Comment:I've broken a few rules here (hopefully Georgina Steytler will approve) - focus has been on the bird's eye but most of the rest is out of focus. I have applied a small amount of 'lighten shadows' to the bird's eye. The bird was quite tame and walked right up to me and this is actually an uncropped frame. I'd be interested in any views and suggestions.
Equipment:Canon 80D with EF 100-400mm Mark 2, handheld at 400mm
1/250 sec, f7.1, ISO 500.
Initially processed in Canon DPP 4 to crop, adjust exposure and lighting and perform noise reduction. A 16 bit TIFF file was created from the RAW DPP image and finished in PSE (Adobe Photoshop Elements v9) where further noise reduction was applied to the main subject using Neat Image plugin for PSE. The background was noise reduced and the main subject sharpened.
Location:Urambi Hills Reserve (Australian Capital Territory)
Keywords:male, adult
This image is not available for download.
Previous19/24 in Critique GalleryNext
Previous490/498 by Glenn PureNext
Previous78/79 of Australian MagpieNext
Previous397/405 of Woodswallows, Currawongs, Butcherbirds and MagpieNext
Previous17794/18177 OverallNext
Use the arrows at the left and Right hand side of this page to display the Next/Previous photographs in that group, or click on one of the blue links above to start a slide show in that group (group slide shows are only allowed if there are less than 1000 images in the group).

CONTACT US

The easiest way to contact us is by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Our People page, in the About Us section, contains email links to each of the committee members.