The Sunday BIRD Volume 9, Issue 28 January 5, 2014

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StillRob
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Re:Three Reflections + 1
In reply to Richard Pavek, 11 months ago

We spent part of the last week of 2013 near "Dog Beach" in San Diego along the estuary of the San Diego River. Thus besides letting our dog run on the beach, just a hundred or so yards away we were able to observe some bird life. camera is E-pl1, lens is panasonic 45-200

Little Blue Heron

Mirror, mirror on the ...

Snowy Egret

Fishing from dry land

Not sure of name for this one

Killdeer

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Richard Pavek
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Re:Three Reflections + 1
In reply to StillRob, 11 months ago

Nice shots, thanks.
Richard

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CalNature
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Glad to see that you are back!
In reply to CollBaxter, 11 months ago

Thought maybe the forum blues got you down.  Anyway, nice pics.  The 90-250 is working great for me with the EM-1.  Just ok for BIFs, stellar for more stationary birds, however. Focus peaking is really great. Stay away from the lions. Jeff

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Re: A few shots with the E-M1 and 50-200mm SWD +EC2.0
In reply to Denjw, 11 months ago

Nice pics.  Have you tried focus peaking.  You can really nail down precise focusing (like eyeballs) with it.  Jeff

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Re: Stuff from Cape Town.
In reply to CollBaxter, 11 months ago

A nice set Collin.  Like the chicks and the small birds but the first two shots of the flock in flight are very nice as well.

Andrew

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Re:Three Reflections + 1
In reply to StillRob, 11 months ago

Nice set.  I like the first two a lot!

Andrew

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J Warren
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Re: Black Vulture
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Richard Pavek
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Re: Black Vulture
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Quite a handsome portrait!
Richard

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Re: Black Vulture
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Thanks Richard...

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Scott Whittemore
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Re: Sandhill Cranes
In reply to Richard Pavek, 11 months ago

Very nice set. I really like the last one.

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Re: Cardinals in late afternoon sunlight
In reply to Richard Turton, 11 months ago

Excellent set, very nice light and detail. Well done.

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Re: More Cranes!
In reply to WhyNot, 11 months ago

Very nice flight shots.

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Re: More Australian Parrots
In reply to sinkas, 11 months ago

Beautiful birds nicely captured.

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Re: Parrots, and a Pellican in flight
In reply to Messier Object, 11 months ago

Very good Peter, I like the first pelican in flight shot best. They are always good fun to shoot.

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Re: Black Vulture
In reply to J Warren, 11 months ago

Very well captured. Nice looking bird for a vulture! Which lens were you shooting with?

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Re: A Little Gold
In reply to WhyNot, 11 months ago

I like all three quite a lot. The first looks like an a cappella singing trio performing for the camera. Nice set.

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Re: Stuff from Cape Town.
In reply to CollBaxter, 11 months ago

Excellent stuff as usual Collin. Love the ostrich chicks and the juvenile flycatcher. Looks like the 150 +EC2 works well with the E-30.

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Re: Slow day in the park
In reply to joeletx, 11 months ago

Nice set. I really like the two shots of the sparrows on the wire. Nice sharp detail & nicely composed.  The last one is very nice too.

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Re: A beautiful day at the park
In reply to 19andrew47, 11 months ago

Nice gull shots. Aren't you glad you don't have to stand on ice in your bare feet all day?

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Re: Bird of Prey
In reply to jiankliu, 11 months ago

Nice set of raptors.

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