**Weekly X Series Photo Thread 27 Oct - 2 Nov, 2013**

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Gooutside
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Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens
In reply to Birddogman, 9 months ago

Really like #3 heck getting a moving subject in focus with these cameras is impressive on its own.  

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Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens
In reply to Gooutside, 9 months ago

Thank you kind sir! I liked that one, too.

What I’ve been doing to try to capture fast moving subjects (and the dogs are that for sure!) is to bump up the ISO. For some reason beyond my limited understanding, the EXIF info doesn’t appear for those photos. I looked it up.  #3 was shot at 1/500 (to stop motion) and f22 (to have a very broad DOF to help make up for the Fuji’s slow focus). To get to those settings, even outdoors, I had to use ISO 3200 – something I would not normally do with any camera other than the little Fuji.

I guess the Camera Gods giveth and taketh away in that Fuji has slow focus, but you can compensate for that to some degree by using Fuji’s mostly noise-free higher ISO settings.

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Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens
In reply to Birddogman, 9 months ago

Well Done Birdogman. Those action shots are very good. You have captured the essence of birddogs so well. I have not been afield this year due to a bad back. Ironically I usually hunt with my Chiropractor & his three Brittany's. It is as much or more fun to observe the dogs working than it is to shoot at the birds. They really are amazing critters.

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Palm Springs Heat
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Beginning of the Season in the Coachella Valley, Palm Springs Heat is a gathering and festival of motorcyclists from all over the world.  Next week, the Gay Pride Parade.  Following week, Veterans Day Parade and more to follow.

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Autumn Picture - Alley Springs, Missouri
In reply to Chris Dodkin, 9 months ago

This is a natural spring and about 81 million gallons of water flows per day. X-E1 + 18-55 + Cir-Pl

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Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens
In reply to WT Jones, 9 months ago

Thanks!  Too bad you haven't been able to get out.  Remember that you never get that lost time back.

You are so right about that dogs.  They are the reason I call myself "Birddogman" instead of "Bird Hunter" or some such 

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Gatineau River...
In reply to Chris Dodkin, 9 months ago

X10

Cheers,

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Re: First frost and late foliage
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vkphoto wrote:

X-Pro1 + XF 55-200 + Aperture = some crazy colours

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I really love your photos! Very nicely done!

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Re: Couple of Florida birds........
In reply to Dennis2958, 9 months ago

Dennis2958 wrote:

Shot these today in Tampa Bay on Anna Maria Island. Both were straight out of the camera jpegs shot in Provia film simulation mode with 55-200mm lens. I did an auto contrast in PS but that's it. The first is a Snowy Egret and the second is a Great Blue Heron.

Snowy Egret

Great Blue Heron with a crooked neck

Great looking birds….nice shots!

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Re: First frost and late foliage
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Thank you!

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X-Pro1 ans 23mm Lens

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Lazy kid on my sofa
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Hi,

Just a few pictures of a cute kid relaxing on the sofa. He is my friends nephew!

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Fujifilm X20

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Re: **Weekly X Series Photo Thread 27 Oct - 2 Nov, 2013**
In reply to Chris Dodkin, 9 months ago

Street Snapshots last weekend at Houston Montrose Pub Crawl. with X100

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Thanks Rolf!
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Rolf_52 wrote:

Great shot...like it very much

/Rolf

Thanks Rolf! Also especially for being the rare comment in this thread.

Thank you to those who gave the thumbs-up too

Rolf, I had a pretty good look through some of your work and think it's very impressive. Love quite a number of your gems...and they cut across different subjects and styles too.

-gerald

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Re: Along The Light
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500px / Gerald Gay / Photos

Wow! I can't find the words to describe this shot. "Wow" doesn't even cover it. Please post more.

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