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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2700 on: September 21, 2013, 05:34:02 AM »
A "Bird"portrait....

LOL...how about a BIF shot ;D

It's a rare image, but here ya go serendipity....BIF

Nice capture at just the right moment, Northstar ;)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2701 on: September 21, 2013, 05:36:22 AM »
Don't have any bird shots of late as I had to vacate my stool.  ;)
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I can see why you had to Vamoose ;D
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2702 on: September 21, 2013, 05:49:19 AM »
Anything for a laugh.  ;)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2703 on: September 21, 2013, 05:53:18 AM »
Anything for a laugh.  ;)

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That was a very funny photo of the moose looking at your vacated seat. And they say that laughter is the best medicine. ;)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2704 on: September 21, 2013, 06:08:35 AM »
Fortunately he was more curious than anything!  Looked me right in the eye!  ;)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2705 on: September 21, 2013, 06:15:54 AM »
Fortunately he was more curious than anything!  Looked me right in the eye!  ;)

Jack

Wow! Great photo, Jack. We rarely (never) see Moose here...but lots of Mongoose :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2706 on: September 21, 2013, 07:12:29 AM »
Fortunately he was more curious than anything!  Looked me right in the eye!  ;)

Jack

What part of the country is that Jack?   Or are u in Canada?
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2707 on: September 21, 2013, 07:59:12 AM »
I see, we are in the furry bird thread now.  ;D

Very nice shot Jack.  :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2708 on: September 21, 2013, 08:45:57 AM »
I finally took the time to microadjust my 300mm 2.8 lens using the trusty yardstick/fluorescent tape method...here's a couple 800 px crops





As well as the litter collecting abilities of a GBH...gotta love the M&M candies.



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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2709 on: September 21, 2013, 09:19:34 AM »
I finally took the time to microadjust my 300mm 2.8 lens using the trusty yardstick/fluorescent tape method...here's a couple 800 px crops





As well as the litter collecting abilities of a GBH...gotta love the M&M candies.



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humm....not sure what to say here...are these posted the way you wanted? 
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2710 on: September 21, 2013, 02:11:16 PM »
Thanks all!

Cool Moa!  The roosters always seem to have the brightest colors.  I've seen some 'imports' on farms before, apparently a larger business than I would have thought.

Nice Tern, Click.  Now the terning puns....

Don Haines, really cool reflection in the water.  I need to take the SX50 out for a spin instead of lugging one of the gargantuan twins along.  Do you use a bag/housing or just say it's cheap enough to replace?
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2711 on: September 21, 2013, 02:22:28 PM »
Believe it or not Northstar, I'm about 15 minutes east of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, not exactly in the wild but you know how it is with moose and deer, a little bush and they'll venture there.  I had a moose looking in my bedroom window once (I live on 3 acres).  :)  Usually just mamas and young ones, not trophies.

It's kind of cool when the focus shifts for a bit away from birds especially when the birds just aren't showing up!  That's about the only time I wished I had less lens.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2712 on: September 21, 2013, 06:19:52 PM »
Nice Tern, Click.  Now the terning puns....


Thank you Sir! 

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2713 on: September 21, 2013, 06:29:41 PM »
Some recent shots...EXIF in files.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2714 on: September 21, 2013, 06:35:09 PM »
Few more :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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