A big year - birds 2020

Challenge #132 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2020. please enter the species of bird, if known. if bird is unknown Will the community leave a comment in the comments section as to the type of bird so we will be able to keep track of the birds spotted. Happy Birding.
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Gold Finches Fighting in Flight
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I shoot by setting manual focus traps. This image was acquired in said manner.
Submitted: Sunday, 22nd March, 2020 07:04 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 14th March, 2020
Focal length: 150 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 3200
Notes: I have found it beneficial at times to adapt the Tamron 70-200 lens to gain increased focal range and speed. My manual focus shooting style affords me the luxury of adapting any lens with a mount that is M43 adaptable. I capture bif photos with lenses as wide as 50mm to approximately 400mm full frame equivalent.
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