I have been told that before, I am not sure if it's a good or bad thing, maybe a little bit of both. This really is a nice shot, you must admit, I love birds being captured in flight, it's so magical, you know? The only thing I would change is the shadowing on his face, it would definitely be great if his face was lit up, but it's not really something you can change. Also, thank you for the note, I appreciate it. By the way, my mom loved the idea of me buying all of your suggestions, especially the camouflage clothing!!