**Weekly X Series Photo Thread 27 Oct - 2 Nov, 2013**

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Gooutside Regular Member • Posts: 175
Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens

Really like #3 heck getting a moving subject in focus with these cameras is impressive on its own.  

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Birddogman
Birddogman Senior Member • Posts: 1,960
Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens

Thank you kind sir! I liked that one, too.

What I’ve been doing to try to capture fast moving subjects (and the dogs are that for sure!) is to bump up the ISO. For some reason beyond my limited understanding, the EXIF info doesn’t appear for those photos. I looked it up.  #3 was shot at 1/500 (to stop motion) and f22 (to have a very broad DOF to help make up for the Fuji’s slow focus). To get to those settings, even outdoors, I had to use ISO 3200 – something I would not normally do with any camera other than the little Fuji.

I guess the Camera Gods giveth and taketh away in that Fuji has slow focus, but you can compensate for that to some degree by using Fuji’s mostly noise-free higher ISO settings.

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WT Jones Senior Member • Posts: 2,495
Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens

Well Done Birdogman. Those action shots are very good. You have captured the essence of birddogs so well. I have not been afield this year due to a bad back. Ironically I usually hunt with my Chiropractor & his three Brittany's. It is as much or more fun to observe the dogs working than it is to shoot at the birds. They really are amazing critters.

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Palm Springs Heat

Beginning of the Season in the Coachella Valley, Palm Springs Heat is a gathering and festival of motorcyclists from all over the world.  Next week, the Gay Pride Parade.  Following week, Veterans Day Parade and more to follow.

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gadek New Member • Posts: 7
Autumn Picture - Alley Springs, Missouri

This is a natural spring and about 81 million gallons of water flows per day. X-E1 + 18-55 + Cir-Pl

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Birddogman
Birddogman Senior Member • Posts: 1,960
Re: A few from Friday with the 55-200mm lens

Thanks!  Too bad you haven't been able to get out.  Remember that you never get that lost time back.

You are so right about that dogs.  They are the reason I call myself "Birddogman" instead of "Bird Hunter" or some such 

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Luego Senior Member • Posts: 1,178
Gatineau River...

X10

Cheers,

Luego

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No Regrets Senior Member • Posts: 1,037
Re: First frost and late foliage

vkphoto wrote:

X-Pro1 + XF 55-200 + Aperture = some crazy colours

Thanks,

vkphoto

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I really love your photos! Very nicely done!

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No Regrets Senior Member • Posts: 1,037
Re: Couple of Florida birds........

Dennis2958 wrote:

Shot these today in Tampa Bay on Anna Maria Island. Both were straight out of the camera jpegs shot in Provia film simulation mode with 55-200mm lens. I did an auto contrast in PS but that's it. The first is a Snowy Egret and the second is a Great Blue Heron.

Snowy Egret

Great Blue Heron with a crooked neck

Great looking birds….nice shots!

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Re: First frost and late foliage

Thank you!

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siddr90 Regular Member • Posts: 130
Lazy kid on my sofa

Hi,

Just a few pictures of a cute kid relaxing on the sofa. He is my friends nephew!

Luc de Schepper Senior Member • Posts: 1,147
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subscatter Forum Member • Posts: 95
Re: **Weekly X Series Photo Thread 27 Oct - 2 Nov, 2013**

Street Snapshots last weekend at Houston Montrose Pub Crawl. with X100

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Night lights
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geraldPP Senior Member • Posts: 1,760
Thanks Rolf!

Rolf_52 wrote:

Great shot...like it very much

/Rolf

Thanks Rolf! Also especially for being the rare comment in this thread.

Thank you to those who gave the thumbs-up too

Rolf, I had a pretty good look through some of your work and think it's very impressive. Love quite a number of your gems...and they cut across different subjects and styles too.

-gerald

500px / Gerald Gay / Sets

Luc de Schepper Senior Member • Posts: 1,147
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HB1969 Contributing Member • Posts: 835
Re: Along The Light

geraldPP wrote:

500px / Gerald Gay / Photos

Wow! I can't find the words to describe this shot. "Wow" doesn't even cover it. Please post more.

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