Some love for the 70-300

Started Apr 16, 2011 | Discussions thread
Namur
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Re: Nice set
In reply to johnnyrush, Apr 16, 2011

Thanks all for looking and the kind words - John, the pigeon just might be a dove (which is a pigeon ?). The one in the shot was not all that relaxed because I was between it and its nest. In the earlier shot the bird was adding to its nest and it took off right after I got the shots. Its mate was on the nest, I found the nest right after, and got a number of shots of the head of the mate, with the eye staring back.

The twigs were in the way but the bird was deliberately backing out of a direct line of sight... I find birds don't much like a long black lens pointed at them, they're even more skittish about the 50-200

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Namur

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