Kingfisher, heron and a lapwing; FA*600 + K5

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Kingfisher, heron and a lapwing; FA*600 + K5
Oct 4, 2012

Some shots made today, light conditions and air was calm, for optimal conditions; kingfisher came at sunshine though, had a hard time to shoot 600 mm at 1/60

Enjoy
http://imageshack.us/a/img442/6619/k58496.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img705/1628/k58506.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img87/1647/k58541.jpg

Good example of false colors on the lapwing; amazing to see on different angles the colors change on the feather; yes it is natural

http://imageshack.us/a/img690/195/k58434.jpg

http://imageshack.us/a/img255/4654/k58441.jpg

And the heron

http://imageshack.us/a/img534/7192/k58481.jpg

By the way I was in the hide with a Canon guy (7D + 500 f4.5); we compared our images, the Pentax won hands off !! No to speak of the horrible noise the 7D makes at each shot.

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