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This bird came really close to me where I could touch it, curiously looking into the camera :)
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:icondeer-o:
deer-o Featured By Owner May 13, 2013  Student Photographer
awwwww.... :heart: I wanna hug himmm !!!!!
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:iconpronus:
Pronus Featured By Owner May 11, 2013
Wicked. Ratites rock. Great bokehlicious background too.
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks :)
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:iconchickaablet:
chickaablet Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
I like the curly feathers around the base of the neck
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Yes, they are nice :)
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:iconsnapcolorcreations:
SnapColorCreations Featured By Owner May 8, 2013
Super cute :heart:
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks, it's a cute bird, came really close to me :)
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:iconmeihua:
meihua Featured By Owner May 6, 2013
Nice portrait, I like the DOF!
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks, used a 50mm f/1.4
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:iconhoneycello-kid:
Honeycello-Kid Featured By Owner May 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
EMU! I love emus, they're so ridiculous looking with the tuft of feathers on and behind their head :p
This is a great photo! I really like how you've done the background, so the emu comes forward :)
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks !
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:iconhoneycello-kid:
Honeycello-Kid Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Welcome :aww:
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:iconsilvervulpine:
SilverVulpine Featured By Owner May 5, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Wonderful capture. :aww:
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks :)
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:iconsilvervulpine:
SilverVulpine Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome. :)
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:iconactuallynobody:
actuallynobody Featured By Owner May 4, 2013
EMUS <3
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
:)
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:iconforeverstrange:
foreverstrange Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Emu's are so inquisitive. Gotta love 'em :heart:
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:icongastechnician:
gastechnician Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2011
taste like chicken?
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
No, texture and taste is like lean beef :)

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:iconjazzhead:
Jazzhead Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2011
Cool shot
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks :)
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:iconvegger21:
Vegger21 Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2010
hahahaha
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xxLiveEverySecondxx Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
nice photo :)
i fed an Emu [one of these birds] when i was 6.
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:iconchumekopaawasuru:
chumekoPAAWAsuru Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2010
TEEHEE so cute
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:iconmidnight-cardinal:
Midnight-Cardinal Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010
these birds do that, they liek you patting them as well
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SteflynPhotography Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
He looks realy funny :D
Lovely backgroundcolors!
Amazing photo :clap:
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:iconmeihua:
meihua Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010
Yes, this is definitely an emu
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the info
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bittykitty Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Cute photo =^-^=

And hoping not to sound nit-pickish, but this is an emu, not an ostrich.
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Not at all, thanks for letting me know, I obviously need to brush up on bird knowledge, which is almost nil
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bittykitty Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
That's ok, glad I didn't offend you.
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Not at all ... learned something :)
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:iconpacificpikachu:
PacificPikachu Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
A lovely portrait! :)
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:iconthe-psique:
the-psique Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010
ohhh it kinda looks that she's smiling ... so sweet eyes ..!!
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Gadabout-Photography Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010
That is so cool! Where was this taken haha?
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:iconangerl-husky:
angerl-husky Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010
I really like this shot!
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:iconellemra:
Ellemra Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
xD Great shot !
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:iconlantis-erin:
Lantis-Erin Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice! It's face has a lot of expression. :)
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jenellegoldenstein Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2010  Student Photographer
Awww! He is so cute. :)
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Paulaax3 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2010  Student Photographer
so cool :D
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Gadabout-Photography Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2010
Hahaha love it!
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:icongreenapples00:
GreenApples00 Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2010
very very cute. love it
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:iconnot-of-this-age:
Not-of-this-age Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2010
Ha ha... this guy and my guy [link] should meet. Great shot!
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:iconastra888:
astra888 Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
I like your capture too :)
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:iconkaneko-yue:
kaneko-yue Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2010
Look his/her face so cute and interesting :XD:
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:iconmeihua:
meihua Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2010
Wonderful DOF!
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July 25, 2010
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OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.
Model
E-PL1
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1/80 second
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F/1.0
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Date Taken
Apr 27, 2010, 6:09:35 PM

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