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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2835 on: October 01, 2013, 05:13:13 PM »
5d Mk III, 70-200 2.8L II @200mm, ISO 400, 1/1000@f/2.8. Very tight crop.  This lens never ceases to amaze me!

Lovely shot, nonac! Nice backlighting.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2835 on: October 01, 2013, 05:13:13 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2836 on: October 01, 2013, 05:14:52 PM »
Little Blue Heron
5dIII and 100-400mmL
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iso - 3200

Sadly, it was getting dark out when i saw this guy coming home from shooting a quick Real Estate gig in jpeg.  Totally forgot to change my settings!  I hate it when that happens!!  I go from this ;D to this  :-X

Right when I realized, I stopped to switch back over to Raw and someone walked up and scared him with a Boo!  Why would one do that?

Hi Ken,

Fantastic blue heron shots. Great work. That little heron is sooo cute and I love the expressions on his face. 8)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2837 on: October 01, 2013, 07:22:15 PM »
Here's a young Red-tailed hawk. (7D, ISO800, 1/2000s, 500mm, F/4.5)

Beautiful shot Moobark. Well done Sir.

Thanks all. Have the shot that told me I should stop pestering the poor thing. (7D, ISO100, 1/1600s, F/5.6, 500mm)
As a bonus, here's a Sharp-shinned hawk. (7D, ISO100, 1/400s, F/7.1, 700mm)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2838 on: October 01, 2013, 07:59:36 PM »
One more for good measure!  He was all shook up!  ::)

Very nice one Krob78.  8)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2839 on: October 01, 2013, 08:02:57 PM »
Each afternoon, when I start helping Harry catch his fish dinner, these same two male Brazilian cardinals immediately show up out of nowhere for a bread handout. They will both approach quite closely if I don't give them a morsel right away. Yesterday, after they got their meal, they both took off and returned several minutes later with a dozen of their female friends who all wanted a bread handout, too. It was quite a ruckus for a few minutes, fighting over the bread crumbs I threw at my feet. ;D

Here's one...5D3, 100-400L

Nice job on the Brazilian Cardinal. Well done Serendipidy.  :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2840 on: October 01, 2013, 08:59:33 PM »

Thanks all. Have the shot that told me I should stop pestering the poor thing. (7D, ISO100, 1/1600s, F/5.6, 500mm)
As a bonus, here's a Sharp-shinned hawk. (7D, ISO100, 1/400s, F/7.1, 700mm)


Great shots Moobark. Keep posting.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2841 on: October 01, 2013, 09:45:05 PM »
Each afternoon, when I start helping Harry catch his fish dinner, these same two male Brazilian cardinals immediately show up out of nowhere for a bread handout. They will both approach quite closely if I don't give them a morsel right away. Yesterday, after they got their meal, they both took off and returned several minutes later with a dozen of their female friends who all wanted a bread handout, too. It was quite a ruckus for a few minutes, fighting over the bread crumbs I threw at my feet. ;D

Here's one...5D3, 100-400L
Wow! A congregation of cardinals! The bread must be good! ;)
Beautiful picture.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2841 on: October 01, 2013, 09:45:05 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2842 on: October 01, 2013, 09:47:52 PM »

Thanks all. Have the shot that told me I should stop pestering the poor thing. (7D, ISO100, 1/1600s, F/5.6, 500mm)
As a bonus, here's a Sharp-shinned hawk. (7D, ISO100, 1/400s, F/7.1, 700mm)


Great shots Moobark. Keep posting.
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Great pictures.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2843 on: October 01, 2013, 09:53:01 PM »
One more for good measure!  He was all shook up!  ::)
Lovely capture!

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2844 on: October 01, 2013, 09:54:57 PM »
A Greater Yellowlegs walking along the water's edge...

Shot with 60D, 70-200F4 at 1/2500 second and F8
Nice!

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2845 on: October 01, 2013, 09:57:50 PM »
Hi, here (after a long abstinence) a few "Watery Birds". Nothing special but I do like the Bokeh in the water.
I'm glad you've all being keeping standards up while I was busy <G>
Cheers Brian
I like the green in the water too! Lovely!

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2846 on: October 01, 2013, 11:20:02 PM »
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2847 on: October 03, 2013, 05:41:03 PM »
Thanks Krob78!  On why people would scare them, you got me.  Everyone seems against bullying people but animals/birds, that seems ok. 

Another cool Cardinal shot serendipidy!

I keep trying to catch the larger birds like the Jays & Acorn Woodpeckers on takeoff.  Much harder than waterfowl it seems.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2847 on: October 03, 2013, 05:41:03 PM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2848 on: October 03, 2013, 07:38:43 PM »

I keep trying to catch the larger birds like the Jays & Acorn Woodpeckers on takeoff.  Much harder than waterfowl it seems.



Very nice shot ERHP. Well done.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2849 on: October 03, 2013, 07:41:03 PM »
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Great shot Sir!  8)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2849 on: October 03, 2013, 07:41:03 PM »