Your best 2009

Challenge #8 in the Worldwide Imaging series. Hosted by David Dong.
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Taking Flight
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Shoot, step, shoot, step, shoot, step... Finally, I got too close and the bird decided to fly away. My patience and preparation was rewarded when I captured this image just as the bird was taking off.
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Submitted: Saturday, 9th January, 2010 03:36 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 10th September, 2009
Focal length: 135 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 400
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