Readers' Showcase: Get your best pictures on dpreview homepage

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Barney Britton
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Readers' Showcase: Get your best pictures on dpreview homepage
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Hello everyone, you may have seen recently that we're running a series of 'showcase' slideshows featuring the best work from our forum users. This week (this coming Sunday, to be precise) we'd love to feature some of the best work in the nature and wildlife forum.

Here's a recent showcase, to give you some idea of what it looks like:

http://www.dpreview.com/articles/1823007513/reader-showcase-landscape-photography

If you want to be considered, post images in this thread with your name (or the name you want to be credited as), basic information about the image (location as the bare minimum) and a link to your online portfolio, if you have one. Images with smaller watermarks are fine, but large watermarks tend to be distracting at the size we'll use them.

Thanks!

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Bob657
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Here are a few entries from Bob G Photo (no online gallery)

Baboon Mother and child, Serengeti National Park December 2010

Roses, Irvine, California

Redtail Hawk, Irvine, California

Black Crowned Night Heron and dinner, Irvine, California

Shot in Serengeti National Park Tanzania, December 2010

Shot at Irvine, California

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Tough landing for Australasian Gannet

Critically endangered NZ Dotterell. Unfortunately this chick was taken by an introduced predator the following day.

NZ Dotterel

NZ Tui

NZ korimako

NZ Dotterel

pīwakawaka

Critically endangered Tieke

Endangered NZ Dotterel

Here is a selection from me.

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From New Zealand with a Sony NEX-7 and Canon FD 500 F/4.5L or the FD 800 F/5.6L. Manual focus makes it fun

Sacred Kingfisher's

Sacred Kingfisher

Back with a small feast

Going for crab

Man its cold in here

The dive

Got it

Time to get out of here

Better get home to the kids

No photos please, I'm shy

After a dive

Go on, give us a kiss

Coming through

Oops, that's a Welcome Swallow, not a KF

All the best and

http://www.birdsinaction.com is where I hide when not on DPR

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All taken on Vancouver island.

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All shot in Florida

Egret

Great Blue Heron

Osprey

Great Egret

Limpkin

Tri-color Heron

Red Egret

Wood Stork and Roseate Spoonbill

Pink Flamingo

Thanks, Chuck

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Wrens removing Fecal Sacks
In reply to Chuck_FL, 2 months ago

Hello BB,

Here's a few images, showing Wrens removing fecal sacks from their Bird-box.

Happy trails,

Paul

Wrens removing fecal sacks 1

Wrens removing fecal sacks 2

Wrens removing fecal sacks 3

Wrens removing fecal sacks 4

Wren with 2 Chicks

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A couple of terns and hummers
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Taken on my patio, Port Ludlow, WA

Another from the patio

From the park in Port Hadlock, wa

Another on from the park

All taken with Nikon gear.

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Hello,

My selection:

Male of Blue-cheeked Bee-eater is binging a wasp to a female to seduce her. EasternTurkey 2014.

Polar bears from Svalbard (Norway) 2012.

And a White-throated Dipper shooted in my home town in switzerland.

Laurent F.

My galleries are on DPR: http://www.dpreview.com/galleries/7559675951/albums

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These were all taken in my backyard: Central California Foothills    don (damnerd)

chipmunk

Red Shouldered Hawk with gopher snake

Robin with fluff on

Steller's Jay

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Mute Swans

Red Breasted Nuthatch - Kingston Ontario

Wood Rail - Arenal Costa Rica

Flycatcher - Arenal Costa Rica

Ring-billed Gull - Kingston Ontario

Tanager - Manuel Antonio NP, Costa Rica

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In reply to Barney Britton, 2 months ago

Photos, by Evancj

All photos taken in Northern Utah.

Moose at willow lake, Wasatch Mountains, Utah

Tundra Swan, Great Salt Lake wetlands, Utah

Rocky Mountain Goats, Wasatch Mountains, Utah

Wild Horses, Skull Valley, Utah

Mule Deer Buck, Great Salt Lake Wetlands, Utah

Bull Plains Bison, Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake, Utah

North American Badger, Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake, Utah

Coyote, and Mule Deer kill, Wasatch Mountains, Utah

Bull Moose Wasatch Mountains, Utah

Pronghorn Antelope, Salt Lake Valley, Utah

Thanks for looking.

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Bill Vickers

Canon 20D, EF 70-300; Kentucky USA

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Photos by Aandeg

Nikon 5200, taken in western New York:

15 degree chickadee (Black Capped Chickadee)

All Dressed up (Rose Breasted Grosbeak)

One from the Nikon V2

Is someone following me?  (Killdeer)

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Thanks for the invitation!

Sony A77II Sony 70-400 G2

Green Heron, Brazos Bend State Park, Texas

Sony A700 Sony 70-400 G

Juvenile Yellow Crowned Night-Heron, Brazos Bend State Park, Texas

Sony A77II Sony 70-400 G2

White-tailed doe and her fawn, Brazos Bend State Park, Texas

Sony A77II Sony 70-400 G2

Snowy Egret, Texas City Dike, Texas

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Here's a few from me - gallery at http://wildfoto.smugmug.com

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John Szeto with Cedar Waxwing in Greenville, SC

Owl in North Carolina

Reddish Egret feeding in Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Florida

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Dear bb,

Here is one for you to consider.

Best regards,

Jeff

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This is a wonderful idea

Thank you for this opportunity

Ian Stuart Forsyth

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Thanks DPR for coming up with this idea.

This would help and also encourage new breed of photographers to showcase their work...

My clicks are at: http://500px.com/srinathpreddy

Below are few....

Ohhh..Missed it.....

Location : Ranganathittu Bird Santury, Karnataka, India

Camera : Canon 60D

Lens : Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM

Walk in Water.......

Location : Ranganathittu Bird Santury, Karnataka, India

Camera : Canon 60D

Lens : Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM

Posing..........South Indian rock agama showcasing his brilliant breeding colors

Location : Valley School, Bangalore, India

Camera : Canon 60D

Lens : Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS USM + 1.4x Tc

Break Time.....

Location : Valley School, Bangalore, India

Camera : Canon 60D

Lens : Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS USM + 1.4x Tc

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Cheers!!!
Srinath.

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