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Jack Douglas

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14460 on: September 26, 2017, 10:48:14 AM »
Alan both are great but of course the second is the best.  But they say you can't work Canon RAWs, not enough DR.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14460 on: September 26, 2017, 10:48:14 AM »

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14461 on: September 26, 2017, 12:02:26 PM »
@ dpc and Alan,

Very nice pictures, guys.

Keep posting.  :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14462 on: September 26, 2017, 12:13:07 PM »
In this beautiful fall season, birds are starting to leave us for the winter.

I have found this one, while kayaking this morning.  :)


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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14463 on: September 26, 2017, 12:20:10 PM »
In this beautiful fall season, birds are starting to leave us for the winter.

I have found this one, while kayaking this morning.  :)



Excellent shot, Click. Great colour, contrast and sharpness.  8)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14464 on: September 26, 2017, 12:21:11 PM »
@ dpc and Alan,

Very nice pictures, guys.

Keep posting.  :)


Thanks, Click!  8)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14465 on: September 26, 2017, 12:24:14 PM »
Not sure what hawk this is. Possibly a dark morph ferruginous? If anyone knows, please inform me.  :)

I can't guess but I'll try to remember to do some checking.  Now for a question, were you able to coax him off there to try some BIF?  That would be fun!

Jack


Well, he just sat there looking around for ground squirrels I'd guess. I parked across the grid road from his perch, possibly 20 metres away (I'm not good at judging distances), but he didn't budge. He just eyed me occasionally. He eventually flew off. I didn't get a BIF because his nether regions were facing me.  :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14466 on: September 26, 2017, 12:28:28 PM »
Excellent shot, Click. Great colour, contrast and sharpness.  8)

Thanks,  dpc.  :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14466 on: September 26, 2017, 12:28:28 PM »

Sharpening Iron

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14467 on: September 26, 2017, 02:41:30 PM »
I know that herons are a pretty common subject, so forgive me if they are considered trite, but it was a good day, so I thought I'd share a few. 

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14468 on: September 26, 2017, 02:58:27 PM »
I know that herons are a pretty common subject, so forgive me if they are considered trite, but it was a good day, so I thought I'd share a few.


In my opinion, no bird is considered trite. A good picture is a good picture. Like others have said, because it may be easy to capture for you, doesn't mean they are for everyone else around the world. Great pictures. Keep on posting.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14469 on: September 26, 2017, 03:16:14 PM »
Very nice series, Sharpening Iron. I especially like the last picture.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14470 on: September 26, 2017, 03:44:21 PM »
Yes, Sharpening Iron, very nice pictures. I especially like the first and third. They both add different dimensions of character to the GBH.

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14471 on: September 26, 2017, 04:00:07 PM »
Snow geese, showing both the white and blue forms. :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14472 on: September 26, 2017, 05:36:09 PM »
In this beautiful fall season, birds are starting to leave us for the winter.

I have found this one, while kayaking this morning.  :)



Nice photo, Click!

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14472 on: September 26, 2017, 05:36:09 PM »

kodakrome

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14473 on: September 26, 2017, 05:40:06 PM »
Okay, no one has posted any pink birds today...so here goes. 
Spoonbill @400mm


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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14474 on: September 26, 2017, 06:13:16 PM »
Nice photo, Click!


Thanks, kodakrome.   :)

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Re: Show your Bird Portraits
« Reply #14474 on: September 26, 2017, 06:13:16 PM »