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Racket-Tailed Roller by deseonocturno Racket-Tailed Roller by deseonocturno
The Racket-tailed Roller (Coracias spatulatus) is a species of bird in the Coraciidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Canon EOS 5D Mark ll +
Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
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Wigeons Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hello, I used this beautiful photo as a reference for a painting I did - I hope you don't mind?
I credited you in the description. :)

I am currently painting different species of rollers at the moment, and this spectacular photo caught my eye. Just stunning. Great work!
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hug-gie Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2014
OMG! So beautiful and cute Bunny Emoji-70 (Please to meet you) [V4] 
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LumpySpacePrincess11 Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Aaaaaw, so cute :heart: And so fluffy :3
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MidnightShad0w Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful birdie! so fluffy! *3* great shot!
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Cypselurus Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Love the soft shading and brilliant colors! Great capture :D
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SoraLove Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
So fluffy! Cute picture!
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lilreddragon11 Featured By Owner Dec 4, 2012
So be very gorgeous wonderful I love it.
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TinyWild Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2012
What a beautiful bird! :wow:
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PieChan34-Creations Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2012  Professional General Artist
I love the colours ^^
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AnimeLover007 Featured By Owner May 26, 2012
I love that blue colour!! Amazing!
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awsome-stuff Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2012
its so fluffffffy!!!!
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bashful07 Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2012
amazing!
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Estrellame Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Oh My god!!!!!!!!
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Sweety-Wanda Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2011  Student General Artist
Kyaaaaaa!
This is too fluffy! :meow:
I really wanna hug him/her... NOW! >w<'
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youlittlemonkey Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2011
So pretty:)
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masterloli Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
oeeeeeeee fluffy :aww: , great shot
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haseebjkhan Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2011  Student Digital Artist
Awesome !!
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RebeeGF Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2011  Student Writer
Beautiful :love:
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Blanchii Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
You've been featured here [link] :heart:
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cade-styloxx Featured By Owner May 26, 2011  Student Photographer
aww !! soo cutee this bird looks so fluffy imma want ds bird :D
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Zinfer Featured By Owner May 20, 2011  Student Digital Artist
oh my gosh wow!!
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baileysmomentsintime Featured By Owner May 17, 2011   Photographer
Please enjoy a beautiful compilation of APN work in my journal, including yours! You may find it here, if you're interested: [link] Have a great day :wave:
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alequagirl Featured By Owner May 10, 2011   General Artist
So cute! Great gallery... love your work.
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maitelivingdeadsoul Featured By Owner May 6, 2011
Aww, this bird is so cute!! :hug:
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BrunoDidi Featured By Owner May 2, 2011   Photographer
Wow, his collors doesn't seen to be natural. Awesome bird!!
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Elchanan Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your work is featured here: [link] :hug:
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PineConeI Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2011
What a gorgeous, fluffy bird.

I love to read the info that you include with each animal and bird photo. Thank you for adding that to your postings. It really makes a difference.
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Elchanan Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful work!:hug:
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SophiePants Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
ohhh i love it! :la: how very cute!! :aww:
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kinhalchemist Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2011
So cute and amazing!
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Magdalene-S Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2011
Wow. Awesome colours.
Are they natural or photoshoped?
Great work! :)
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deseonocturno Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2011
Thank you , those are their natural colours =D
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Magdalene-S Featured By Owner May 9, 2011
Welcome :D
Wow, still hart to believe. Impressive *-*
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panzerjon Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
AWWWW FLUFFY
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MindyJerebic Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2011  Student Photographer
Featured : [link]
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Strange-1 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2011  Professional General Artist
Such bright colours and great texture in his feathers!
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Eisensapper Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2011
Wonderful!
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PolfieDary Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
so fantastic bird. :)
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Loving-Daughter Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
Very beautiful your subjects are and your photos! :)
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Sweety-Wanda Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011  Student General Artist
"Hey, strange birdies in this page, Carnival is finished!!!" ;P
But they are cuties a lot. I wanna touch this fluffy blue bird's feathers!!!
Exellent shoot!!!
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snorgolwolks Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011  Student General Artist
I love the color!
How do you get such great shots of birds?
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TiM0Nz Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
Beautiful! (much groups :$)
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Nipntuck3 Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
beautiful picture's you have
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LifeUntamed Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
I love roller birds they are so pretty.
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moonwolf17 Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
wow you have some amazing bird photographs! I think the most exotic bird I've seen around here is a heron! haha
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Kassaine Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
Very vibrant and beautiful!~
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Pepperfrukt Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011  Student General Artist
omg, that was a blue bird!! cutiepie!!!

''mr blue bird on my shoulder'' xD
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bamboogun Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2011
awesome(^^)
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123fluffycat Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2011
what a nice picture, it looks all puffy, and very beautiful it's really a very nice shot the way the bird is looking almost curious at either the camera or at something else :)
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Canon EOS 5D Mark II
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F/5.6
Focal Length
400 mm
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400
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Apr 24, 2010, 12:35:10 PM
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