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July 17, 2013
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NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D5000
Shutter Speed
1/125 second
Aperture
F/5.6
Focal Length
105 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
Jul 14, 2013, 3:08:00 PM
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ACDSee Pro 6
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Rescue mission by xbastex Rescue mission by xbastex
Young hawk fallen from the roof of the church hurted his wing.
This man took it to animal protection societies.
Cracow 2013

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Friendship by xbastex

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Compassion by ronmonroeby :iconronmonroe: Rescue mission by minkorarinby :iconminkorarin:

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Rescue mission by xbastex ( Suggested by thegoldenteeth and Featured by 1pen )
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This one haves a great visual impact wherever you see it. "Rescue Mission", I personally love the title of this photo. The details on the feathers and the hawk's expression... I really don't have words :heart:

By the way, the effect caused for use the B&W style for the photo allows better highlight the most important to the center, the animal.

Full of sentiment, full of spirit (sorry if this sounds weird).

So difficult to describe all the contain of this image. I just can say, it's full of all of what we want to see all day: Love to All
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Critique by Procellara Jul 17, 2013, 7:22:30 PM
So much cries out when I see this image. The bird looking up, aghast at its current situation and unaware that the owner of those hands only wishes to deliver it to safety.

The black and white image further amplifies the power and starkness of the image. Without knowing whether it is a kestrel or a falcon or what not, we are reminded that all are birds of a feather that occasionally are rescued from dire situations by us "two feet".

The photographer shows excellent skill, placement, and use of black and white to present an image of security for the bird in hand, but also a sense that despite the confusion on the birds part, that all will be well.
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dukeofspade Feb 27, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
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:iconkate232:
That bird is soooooo lucky
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TheNaughtyMutt Feb 9, 2014  Student Photographer
Wow, stunning B&W!
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:iconastutefish:
Well seen, well done.
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:iconthe-brit:
Brilliant imagery. Really make you feel for the poor thing.
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Dino-Mario Jan 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
There is still good in this planet, no matter how screwed up it is
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:icontoadjacara:
Awwwwww bless him :)
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:iconlunatiac:
What a beautiful bird!
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mrs-pookie Jan 21, 2014   General Artist
Well done !!! :clap:
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Karinta Jan 20, 2014  Student General Artist
Ohh that's so sweet of him!
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