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anand

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #420 on: October 16, 2012, 01:13:43 AM »
Anand - excellent shots and also thanks for labeling the bird pics

Thank you, Rev. Here are a few more.

Paradise Flycatcher (Male) and Indian Roller
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #420 on: October 16, 2012, 01:13:43 AM »

GuyF

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #421 on: October 16, 2012, 01:58:38 PM »
All shots: 40D and 300mm f2.8 IS mk1.

During a falconry display there were 3 or 4 gulls mobbing the eagle which didn't seem to get too stressed. The shot kinda makes it look like a well-trained stunt team  ;D

The shot of the cygnet was just dumb luck - hey look ma! I can wheelie!

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #422 on: October 16, 2012, 02:30:16 PM »
24-105
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #423 on: October 16, 2012, 02:52:24 PM »
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #424 on: October 16, 2012, 03:00:14 PM »
Anand - excellent shots and also thanks for labeling the bird pics

Thank you, Rev. Here are a few more.

Paradise Flycatcher (Male) and Indian Roller

Never saw a Paradise Flycatcher before, thanks for sharing Anand!
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jon_charron

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #425 on: October 16, 2012, 03:31:58 PM »


California Brown Pelican taken with a Canon 7D, 70-200 2.8 IS II, 580 EX II flash and a Better Beamer flash extender, 1/1600th at 2.8 with flash on high speed sync. 

Sadly, my whole bag of gear was stolen shortly after this with almost $18,000 lost and no insurance.  I had sold everything to buy a sailboat and do an adventure travel show from LA to Australia over 6 months and shoot a ton of still as well.  The theft kind of killed my budget and after a few more setbacks, I had to bail on the trip.  Anyone want to buy a boat?

Still don't have another camera and almost throw up when I think of my gear, see shots I want to take or people with their cameras. So pretty much constantly.  :'( Protect your gear and make sure you have proper insurance when traveling.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #426 on: October 16, 2012, 03:38:18 PM »
Not my best technical picture but I love the composition with the red branches.  70-200 is usm ii with 2x tele iii.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #426 on: October 16, 2012, 03:38:18 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #427 on: October 16, 2012, 03:49:38 PM »
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Thanks,

Edward van Altena
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Basti187

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #428 on: October 16, 2012, 04:12:48 PM »
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jon_charron

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #429 on: October 16, 2012, 04:18:17 PM »
Wow!  Great shots.  Can't believe how good they are at ISO 800!  Can you tell me what lens/converter combo you used for the ones listed as 840mm?

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altenae

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #430 on: October 16, 2012, 04:25:24 PM »
Wow!  Great shots.  Can't believe how good they are at ISO 800!  Can you tell me what lens/converter combo you used for the ones listed as 840mm?

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Thanks,

Edward van Altena
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Hi,

600mm version II and 1.4 extender version III.

Edward

anand

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #431 on: October 17, 2012, 07:37:54 AM »
A few..........................
7D 60D 100-400 L IS USM 70-300 IS USM 15- 85 IS USM 50 2.5 Macro 50 1.8 Prime and a few speedlites/accessories

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #432 on: October 19, 2012, 01:46:17 AM »
Just returned from the Kruger National Park in South Africa.

All these shot with 7D and 100-400L.

The bateleur is eating a terrapin, think it was squashed by a car.


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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #432 on: October 19, 2012, 01:46:17 AM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #433 on: October 19, 2012, 10:02:03 AM »
EOS 1D X, EF 600mm f/4L IS II + EF 2x III Extender.  The gauzy look comes from shooting through a bush right in front of the lens, the combo is quite sharp, and delivers beautiful (or rather ugly, in the case below ;) ) images.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #434 on: October 19, 2012, 07:09:51 PM »
All shots: 40D and 300mm f2.8 IS mk1.

During a falconry display there were 3 or 4 gulls mobbing the eagle which didn't seem to get too stressed. The shot kinda makes it look like a well-trained stunt team  ;D

The shot of the cygnet was just dumb luck - hey look ma! I can wheelie!

Guy...fantastic shots.   Really like the second and third..in the second, it looks like the eagle is about to catch the gull, did it?
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #434 on: October 19, 2012, 07:09:51 PM »