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Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS USM

 
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Oct 06, 2016 17:40 |  #3946

Mervynm wrote in post #18148779 (external link)
Hi All,
Merv from Oz..
I have always wanted to join this site just always had difficulty with the log in and register..
Anyway today I finally managed to join up.. A bit about me I started doing photography three years ago and soon after I started I purchased the 500mm mk ii and thus would consider myself a weekend warrior although I only managed to get out once a month.
Today I have sold my 500 for 7700$ AU as having a toddler I wont have as much time for this type of photography, I have purchased myself a 100-400mm mk ii to go with my 1dx mk ii for when I get the itch to shoot some birds.. Anyway here is a contribution from me, some of my fav pics taken over the last couple of years..

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Merv, this thread is for the older version of the 500/4. There's a separate thread for the 500/4 II over here:

http://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=922581

You should probably post there instead.


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Oct 06, 2016 20:58 |  #3947

And I hate to pile on, but take a look at the size limits and number of images limits please. :)

Great stuff and welcome!


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Oct 07, 2016 00:43 |  #3948

Peter2516 wrote in post #18150159 (external link)
I like the sharpness with the tc III. Great shots.

Thank you Peter

Another with the 2X TC

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Oct 09, 2016 11:50 |  #3949

Lousy weather today but I managed to spot this fella...

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Oct 09, 2016 13:08 as a reply to don1163's post |  #3950

Checking you out :)


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Oct 09, 2016 14:01 as a reply to Peter2516's post |  #3951

He was running away from me Peter, then stopped and turned around for a second...I was lucky to get that shot:lol:


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Oct 09, 2016 20:52 |  #3952

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Oct 10, 2016 02:16 |  #3953

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Oct 19, 2016 14:38 |  #3957

I was aware that Bearded Tits had been seen at Westhay Moor in Somerset (UK). After 3 visits I had not seen any, only glimpse as they tended to be low down in the reeds. On my 4th visit within 15 minutes There were 6, 2 Males and 4 females, no more than 10 metres from me. They are absolutely stunning to watch.

I used my 2x TC and managed to get a good 30-40 shots which I was so very pleased with

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Oct 21, 2016 10:28 |  #3958

Perfect shot of a stunning bird!


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Oct 21, 2016 15:04 |  #3959

CyberDyneSystems wrote in post #18162921 (external link)
Perfect shot of a stunning bird!

Thank You Jake.


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Oct 22, 2016 23:00 |  #3960

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