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

Started Oct 4, 2012 | Discussions thread
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jeanphilippe Goube OP Senior Member • Posts: 1,608
Re: Kingfisher, heron and a lapwing; FA*600 + K5

lpammann wrote:

Jean Phillippe,

Beautiful captures, the kingfisher is spectacular. Canon's 500 f/4 is much better than the f/4.5, and considerably pricier, but that lens still would not have touched what you got. I also have been next to a 7D and its noise is very disturbing. No way would I want to shoot with it when I'm out looking for owls. The K5 is the winner as well. What an awesome combination FA*600+K5 makes for birding, but also considerable skill on your part to get these shots.

Congratulations on your pics and thanks for posting.

LPA

Thanks LPA

Yes indeed I have the FA*600 for 2 years now and have learned to use it;  the K5 is a killer with this lens; I think I'll make a try with the K5IIs and keep one of my K5, thus may be in a near future even better shots ?

Regards

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