Wild Hawk and Owl Portraits

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sttweston Senior Member • Posts: 1,466
Wild Hawk and Owl Portraits
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taken with the superzoom fz200 + E17ed, both fully wild red-tailed hawk and eastern screech owl

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Lovely....

Nice captures well done!

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dwa1 Veteran Member • Posts: 4,104
Impressive images...

That combo (FZ200 + E17ED) works quite well. Nice sharp detail in the feathers. Great job with great gear. I looked at your other recent images too.

I thnik that I need to look into this gear some more.

How do you like their service?

Thanks for posting.

Wayne

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Re: Wild Hawk and Owl Portraits

Super photos.

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Thanks for posting, have a great day.
John

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bugbait Senior Member • Posts: 1,423
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Gorgeous images, I especially like the owl, tons of character and the composition totally works.

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nice work, especially the composition of the owl.

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Re: Wild Hawk and Owl Portraits

Nice pictures, I too like the owl

olmail Senior Member • Posts: 1,492
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great set

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RogerMexico Contributing Member • Posts: 861
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Well done, the bokeh is first rate. RM

OP sttweston Senior Member • Posts: 1,466
Re: Impressive images...

well I can thankfully say I have 0 experience with their service, nothing has gone wrong, this is my first panasonic cam, I have had it for ~9 months.

I have no DSLR experience, so this is my one and only set up, but too me the V1,2 make sense if you have the lenses already.

there are some quirks that could annoy coming 'down' to a superzoom, the autofocus is 'fast' but dealing with some closer small birds say with in 10 meters, it needs to be in a macro focus mode with the TC, that does slow it down a bit at first as it hunts, once correctly focused it fast to make small adjustments.

THanks though appreciate the comments

OP sttweston Senior Member • Posts: 1,466
Thank you all very much (nt)

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