Flamingos or Flamingoes (About this sound Brazilian pronunciation (help·info)) are a type of wading bird in the genus Phoenicopterus (from Greek: φοινικόπτερος, meaning "purple wing"), the only genus in the family Phoenicopteridae. There are four flamingo species in the Americas and two species in the Old World. (From Wikipedia)
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ikeharel (48368) 2014-01-11 8:15
Fantastic harmony of orange color, Eleu.
Close up on the Flamingos, well collected and one eye was watching you... Impressive composition.
Have a nice weekend,
jacquest (17773) 2014-01-11 8:23
A very nice composition with this eye and symphony of orange tones and feathers. Excellent focus on the eye. I wonder if sleeping, it's sees what's going on.
KristinsCamera (2373) 2014-01-11 8:32
a very dramatic photograph, eleu ~
i love the bright oranges against the dark background and the sleeping, watchful set amongst the array of feathers. nice capture.
dta (60229) 2014-01-11 10:43
Hello Eleu ,
Seeing the thumbnail , i thought that it was a picture from Antelope Canyon ! What a surprise when I've open it ! A superb close upof the flamingos , with an effective framing and fine contrasts and colors .
bona (11957) 2014-01-11 12:14
linda foto dos flamengos. Gostei das cores, tão vivas e bonitas. Excelente composição.
elysan (230) 2014-01-11 14:44
Bellissima foto dove il colore è protagonista...Buona la messa a fuoco sull'occhio...Scatto piacevolissimo!
timecapturer (41862) 2014-01-12 4:46
love this! A close up that is just full of wonderful tones and shades. Your crop is just perfect as you are able to make out the subject matter here, but also adds to the intrigue and beauty of this wonderful bird. Excellent imagery.
Have a good week - B.
ourania (22778) 2014-01-12 6:44
a very attractive and intriguing image. I like very much the rhythm of the dynamic and elegant curves belonging to different features and bodies. The textures have a superb smoothness and there's a great range of orange tones, from the lightest to the deepest one their combination is wonderful. I also like the contrast between the bright colours and the dark, shady background. The eye is an irresistible focal point. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely Sunday,
siamesa (27701) 2014-01-12 11:58
Boa tarde Eleu
Splendid colors. Perfect point of view. Excellent sharpness.
ManuMay (34357) 2014-01-12 11:59
Amazing and different capture, clever close up to discover a world of colours and textures, every detail is really good...and colours are superb...great work!!
marabu61 (6521) 2014-01-12 12:51
Very nice close capture of these Flamingos with some great colors indeed.
The eye acts as a great focal point to take in these stunning colors and shapes of the birds.
have a great week
mesutilgim (76804) 2014-01-13 7:43
Wonderfull portrait of this beautiful creature of the mother nature !
TFS and best regards
cornejo (25531) 2014-01-13 10:42
Eleu Hello, very good picture of these beautiful flamingos, very well captured in this interesting image, with good sharpness, light and color. Very good and interesting job well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good evening and happy start to the week.
Warm greetings from southern Spain.
krzychu30 (14996) 2014-01-14 2:45
magnificent close-up shot!
Really like the way you composed and framed the scene.Also quality of the image,especially sharpness and well applied DOF makes the composition so stunning and eye-catching!
Have a nice day
Cricri (97031) 2014-01-15 5:04
Splendides les détails et les couleurs incroyablement belles de ces flamands dans un cadrage particulier qui est superbe
kiks (11749) 2014-01-27 7:56
The light fall at the perfect place and the light/shadow creates a wonderful contrast.