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chauncey

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Egret advice
« on: August 11, 2013, 10:16:47 AM »
I take a lot of Egret images waiting for them to fly...I want the BIF series to photo-merge. Anyway, I'm sitting there waiting and clicking...getting this



He then has a moment of indiscretion, he takes a dump and I start to laugh, losing him in the viewfinder and my series shot is gone.
Moral of story...if they take a dump, they are gonna take off.

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Egret advice
« on: August 11, 2013, 10:16:47 AM »

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Re: Egret advice
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2013, 07:00:41 PM »
Moral of story...if they take a dump, they are gonna take off.

Well it sounds logical in hind sight - dump before you fly means less load to carry for your journey - efficient!

Nice image btw.
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Re: Egret advice
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2013, 10:29:06 PM »
I take a lot of Egret images waiting for them to fly...I want the BIF series to photo-merge. Anyway, I'm sitting there waiting and clicking...getting this



He then has a moment of indiscretion, he takes a dump and I start to laugh, losing him in the viewfinder and my series shot is gone.
Moral of story...if they take a dump, they are gonna take off.

That is a well known indication of a bird getting ready to fly.  You will be prepared next time. 
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Re: Egret advice
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2013, 10:29:06 PM »