Bird Silhouettes [ Read all the rules please ! ]

Challenge #22 in the The Company Of Animals series. Hosted by Patchandcrew.
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As the title states, silhouettes of birds [ any species ]. S-I-L-H-O-U-E-T-T-E. "From its original graphic meaning, the term "silhouette" has been extended to describe the sight or representation of a person, object or scene that is backlit, and appears dark against a lighter background. Anything that appears this way, for example, a figure standing backlit in a doorway, may be described as "in silhouette".
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Sunset Cormorant Silhouette 5456
by mjhpdx
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Jackson Bottom Wetlands, Hillsboro, OR
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Submitted: Sunday, 6th February, 2011 03:31 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 29th January, 2011
Focal length: 420 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 1100
Notes: Handheld; raw; curves; sharpen
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