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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4770 on: March 08, 2014, 03:50:39 PM »
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Very nice shot. I like the splashing water. Well done.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4771 on: March 08, 2014, 11:12:40 PM »
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Great shot, Gary. :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4772 on: March 08, 2014, 11:14:05 PM »
I caught this large lady doing a little housekeeping.  5Diii, ISO 320, 400DO, f7.1 @ 1/1600

Nice BIF, Steve.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4773 on: March 08, 2014, 11:15:52 PM »
WOW, again thanks to all for the great shots.  Don, at least you have someone playing in the white stuff.  I'm still emulating Seridipidy with my CarlTN's "common folk" tricked into posing.

However, I now have a bunch of old blankets sewn into a hanging blind suspended from my deck canopy.  Tripod set up, props nicely placed, book in hand reading while sitting on a lawn chair with electric heater at my feet!! ;D

I was happy to get this pose today. 

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Jack

Hi Jack,

Really beautiful close-up. Well done. We don't have woodpeckers here.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4774 on: March 08, 2014, 11:16:50 PM »
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I forget some times CR is world wide I live in Utah USA


Lovely shot Gary.  8) Well done.

+1...Wow!
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Re: My 1st bird portrait on CR
« Reply #4775 on: March 08, 2014, 11:21:42 PM »
Hey guys!

I'd like to share my 1st bird portrait on this lovely forum with you.
A little hummingbird, shot in Costa Rica a few weeks ago.

Tech specs:
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I'm curious for your feedback!  ;)

Beautiful photo! Gorgeous color, sharp image and creamy bokeh. I love hummers but we don't have any here in Hawaii.
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4776 on: March 08, 2014, 11:25:34 PM »
Thanks Serindidpidy.  No woodpeckers, like NONE!?

Well then that's excuse for me to post another just for you! ;)  My Downy is at least as tame as Harry.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4777 on: March 09, 2014, 12:31:57 AM »
The nuthatch....

On the tree with a 60D and a 70-200 at 200mm.....
In the hand with a 60D and a 17-55 at 40mm...
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4778 on: March 09, 2014, 12:55:21 AM »
...But certainly not as tame as Don's nuthatch!  WOW. But maybe I can change that :(

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4779 on: March 09, 2014, 01:07:21 AM »
Bottom's up!  I have a grand total of three birds I can post but that'll be changing soon - I HOPE.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4780 on: March 09, 2014, 03:12:10 AM »
Thanks Serindidpidy.  No woodpeckers, like NONE!?

Well then that's excuse for me to post another just for you! ;)  My Downy is at least as tame as Harry.

Jack

A real Beauty! :)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4781 on: March 09, 2014, 03:13:45 AM »
The nuthatch....

On the tree with a 60D and a 70-200 at 200mm.....
In the hand with a 60D and a 17-55 at 40mm...

A bird in hand is worth...WOW! Great photo. 8)
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4782 on: March 09, 2014, 03:18:07 AM »
...But certainly not as tame as Don's nuthatch!  WOW. But maybe I can change that :(

Jack

+1...Good luck Jack.

I once thought about trying to copy Don's bird feeding hand technique with Harry the Heron, but then that long sharp pointed beak made me decide against it. ;D 
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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4782 on: March 09, 2014, 03:18:07 AM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4783 on: March 09, 2014, 04:09:48 AM »
Bottom's up!  I have a grand total of three birds I can post but that'll be changing soon - I HOPE.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #4784 on: March 09, 2014, 04:22:36 AM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
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