Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and our Privacy Policy.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Guest
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
Thread started 15 Feb 2011 (Tuesday) 08:26
Search threadPrev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

Kingfisher in full frame

 
sudipto_roy
Senior Member
Avatar
508 posts
Likes: 2
Joined Apr 2010
Location: Calcutta, India
     
Feb 15, 2011 08:26 |  #1

This white throated kingfisher gave me ample time and opportunity to shoot him in full frame. In fact I had to push down the minimum focusing distance from the normal 8.5 meter to 3.5. He was just not bothered about my presence. Near Calcutta, India. Shot with Canon 450D and 400 mm F 5.6


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


7D with 400 F 5.6 for birds
5D Mk II with 24-70 for everything else

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)
hTr
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
22,453 posts
Joined Nov 2006
Location: Northern Alabama
     
Feb 15, 2011 08:29 |  #2

Great Shot!!


gary

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sparker1
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
29,308 posts
Likes: 201
Joined Nov 2004
Location: Sierra Vista, AZ
     
Feb 15, 2011 08:39 |  #3

That's a beauty, sudipto.


Stan (See my gallery at http://www.pbase.com/s​parker1 (external link))

7D, 50D, 300D, EF-S 10-22 mm, EF-S 18-55 mm kit lens, EF 24-105 L IS, EF 50 mm 1.8, Sigma 150-500mm (Bigmos)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
kmunroe
Cream of the Crop
12,926 posts
Joined Apr 2010
Location: Nova Scotia ,canada
     
Feb 15, 2011 08:53 |  #4

excellent shot Sudipto




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
dgraham329
Cream of the Crop
11,133 posts
Likes: 1
Joined Jan 2010
Location: Central Oklahoma
     
Feb 15, 2011 09:23 |  #5

wonderful capture




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Shar824
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
11,980 posts
Gallery: 30 photos
Likes: 222
Joined Jun 2007
Location: Lower Alabama
     
Feb 15, 2011 09:59 |  #6

Beautiful bird and a great shot


Sharon

"If you want to see birds, you must have birds in your heart." -- John Burroughs

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
bexi20
Senior Member
Avatar
568 posts
Joined Dec 2009
Location: Atlanta GA
     
Feb 15, 2011 10:00 as a reply to  @ Shar824's post |  #7

Very nice.


Canon 5D Mark II

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sudipto_roy
THREAD ­ STARTER
Senior Member
Avatar
508 posts
Likes: 2
Joined Apr 2010
Location: Calcutta, India
     
Feb 15, 2011 21:44 as a reply to  @ bexi20's post |  #8

Thanks everyone for liking the photograph.


7D with 400 F 5.6 for birds
5D Mk II with 24-70 for everything else

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
KinoC
Senior Member
Avatar
524 posts
Gallery: 1 photo
Likes: 14
Joined Jun 2009
Location: South Florida
     
Feb 15, 2011 21:45 |  #9

Excellent!


KC
1Dx |5D MII | 7D|16-35 MII|24-70 MII|70-200 MII

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
aligater
Goldmember
Avatar
1,713 posts
Likes: 6
Joined Nov 2006
Location: North Staffordshire.UK
     
Feb 16, 2011 02:02 |  #10

Nice shot Roy, detail is spot on.


CarLton.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
satuman
Member
52 posts
Likes: 1
Joined Jan 2010
Location: India
     
Feb 16, 2011 02:14 |  #11

Great capture.
Boys scout motto 'always ready' ! (with camera of course)




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sudipto_roy
THREAD ­ STARTER
Senior Member
Avatar
508 posts
Likes: 2
Joined Apr 2010
Location: Calcutta, India
     
Feb 16, 2011 10:00 |  #12

Thanks kinoc, aligater and satuman for liking my WTKF


7D with 400 F 5.6 for birds
5D Mk II with 24-70 for everything else

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

1,325 views & 0 likes for this thread
Kingfisher in full frame
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
AAA
x 1600
y 1600

Jump to forum...   •  Rules   •  Index   •  New posts   •  RTAT   •  'Best of'   •  Gallery   •  Gear   •  Reviews   •  Member list   •  Polls   •  Image rules   •  Search   •  Password reset

Not a member yet?
Register to forums
Registered members may log in to forums and access all the features: full search, image upload, follow forums, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, all settings, view hosted photos, own reviews, see more and do more... and all is free. Don't be a stranger - register now and start posting!


COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and to our privacy policy.
Privacy policy and cookie usage info.


POWERED BY AMASS forum software 2.1forum software
version 2.1 /
code and design
by Pekka Saarinen ©
for photography-on-the.net

Latest registered member is jgt6
795 guests, 241 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 15144, that happened on Nov 22, 2018

Photography-on-the.net Digital Photography Forums is the website for photographers and all who love great photos, camera and post processing techniques, gear talk, discussion and sharing. Professionals, hobbyists, newbies and those who don't even own a camera -- all are welcome regardless of skill, favourite brand, gear, gender or age. Registering and usage is free.