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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2940 on: October 10, 2013, 01:58:44 PM »
Crouching Cattle Hidden Egret  ;D
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« Reply #2941 on: October 10, 2013, 06:32:07 PM »
Great shots dslrdummy.   8) Well done Sir!

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« Reply #2942 on: October 10, 2013, 06:37:14 PM »
Steven, Eldar, DIABLO, very nice shots guys. Keep posting.

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« Reply #2943 on: October 10, 2013, 10:02:44 PM »
Nice Pee-Wee, Moobark!  We don't get the Easterns here but our similar ones don't like to pose for long(not quite as bad as warblers though)

Thanks ERHP. I found a gem in the wood-pewee sequence that may interest you. (7D, ISO320, 1/400s, F/6.3, 700mm)

serendipidy: that escaping moorhen was comical!

To Jack, click & rpt: Thanks for your encouragement. I tend to tunnel vision the bird so my backgrounds are usually poor. Here's what I think is a Bell's Vireo. Feel free to suggest otherwise! Edit: I've just been told it's a Blue-headed Vireo  :-X (7D, ISO1000, 1/400s, F/6.3, 700mm)
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« Reply #2944 on: October 10, 2013, 11:15:24 PM »
Thanks Steven. Great shots and you too Diablo.
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« Reply #2945 on: October 10, 2013, 11:26:33 PM »
Great shots dslrdummy.   8) Well done Sir!

+1, they were all amazing. :)
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« Reply #2946 on: October 10, 2013, 11:27:26 PM »
Steven, Eldar, DIABLO, very nice shots guys. Keep posting.

I liked them too. 8)
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« Reply #2947 on: October 10, 2013, 11:28:47 PM »
Nice Pee-Wee, Moobark!  We don't get the Easterns here but our similar ones don't like to pose for long(not quite as bad as warblers though)

Thanks ERHP. I found a gem in the wood-pewee sequence that may interest you. (7D, ISO320, 1/400s, F/6.3, 700mm)

serendipidy: that escaping moorhen was comical!

To Jack, click & rpt: Thanks for your encouragement. I tend to tunnel vision the bird so my backgrounds are usually poor. Here's what I think is a Bell's Vireo. Feel free to suggest otherwise! (7D, ISO1000, 1/400s, F/6.3, 700mm)

Thanks, Moobark. These are very nice. I love the expressions on their faces.  :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2948 on: October 11, 2013, 03:15:20 AM »
Egret having a feed of snake - Botswana
My! That's a big worm! ;)

Excellent timing. The whole thing must have happened in less than 30 seconds.

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« Reply #2949 on: October 11, 2013, 03:16:20 PM »
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2950 on: October 11, 2013, 03:18:57 PM »
Same bird, different background. Same shooting data.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2951 on: October 11, 2013, 04:49:05 PM »
Same bird, different background. Same shooting data.

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Lovely shot.

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« Reply #2952 on: October 12, 2013, 11:22:26 PM »

Untitled by RexPhoto91, on Flickr

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2953 on: October 13, 2013, 12:12:50 AM »
Marbled Godwit - Martha's Vineyard Oct 13
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f/6.3 ISO200 1/1600

We see very few of these, quite a treat for local birders. This one seems to be in no hurry to move south.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #2954 on: October 13, 2013, 03:41:52 AM »
Here's a juvenile Red-tailed Hawk in flight.

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Shots like that make it all worthwhile!

Same bird, different background. Same shooting data.
Cool! 

Nice shots of Harry and I had to laugh at the running 'water chicken', serendipidy.

Need to spend more time here but if I'm not at work, I'm generally out trying to find something interesting to shoot.  Some really great shots being posted by everyone.

One of the spots I visit a lot has a Black Phoebe that does not seem to mind being photographed.  Now if I could just get more subjects to sit calmly for their 'portraits'.  EXIF



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