paton1976

paton1976

Lives in United Kingdom Telford, United Kingdom
Joined on Feb 28, 2013

paton1976's recent activity

  • Having bought the new 18-300 last week a can say its a cracking light weight lens My two main lenses are the 105 vr and 300f4 with tc 1.4 on both lenses for wildlife ' the 18-300 is not as good as ...
  • Submitted a challenge entry Speedy swift
    I had been after a good swift in flight shot for ages ' once i sussed the shutter speed = between 1/2500 and 1/3200 my keeper rate went up ' happy days :-)
    Placed 23rd in the challenge. I had been after a good swift in flight shot for ages ' once i sussed the shutter speed = between 1/2500 and 1/3200 my keeper rate went up ' happy days :-)
  • Submitted a challenge entry Speedy swift head on
    Finally settled on my speedy swift BIF settings :-0
F 7.1
1/3200
Centre weighted metering
Focus lock short
+1 Exposure comp
ISO =what ever it takes to achieve the other settings
Sun low in the sky.
Have a go :-))
    Placed 30th in the challenge. Finally settled on my speedy swift BIF settings :-0 F 7.1 1/3200 Centre weighted metering Focus lock short +1 Exposure comp ISO =what ever it takes to achieve the other settings Sun low in the sky. Have a go :-))
  • Submitted a challenge entry Lady bird
    Lady bird take off
    Placed 28th in the challenge. Lady bird take off
  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
    Ladybug take off
  • Submitted a challenge entry Blackbird take off
    Placed 23rd in the challenge.
  • Added 1 photo to their gallery
    Blackbird (5)
  • Submitted a challenge entry Just the two of us...Green shield bugs
    These bugs usually turn around and walk the other way when you go to take a photo ' but these guys seemed happy to pose for a few shots.
    Placed 16th in the challenge. These bugs usually turn around and walk the other way when you go to take a photo ' but these guys seemed happy to pose for a few shots.
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