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Feb 19, 2017 02:50 |  #6586

I thought this Brown Pelican was going to land on the dock I was standing on as I watched it fly towards me through the viewfinder. They sure fill the frame quickly.  :p


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Feb 19, 2017 04:23 |  #6587

Taken yesterday with the 400DO II

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Feb 19, 2017 07:36 as a reply to  @ robamy's post |  #6588

Man, you're really showing off that 400 DO. Until very recently I worked at Canon Virginia and just before I left I was talking to the group leader of the lens department and he was telling me how awesome this lens is. He's not one to go out and use it, but from a sharpness and reliability point of view, he was really impressed (and he's not easily impressed LOL). I actually was asking him about the 100-400 II and he brought up this lens. Your images really seem to confirm the IQ of it.


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Feb 19, 2017 09:00 |  #6589

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Feb 19, 2017 10:00 |  #6590

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Feb 19, 2017 13:48 |  #6591

I thought I was well covered in the trees, clearly not by the way he's looking straight down the lens!


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Feb 19, 2017 14:44 |  #6592

So these two gulls had a bit of disagreement.

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Feb 19, 2017 16:21 |  #6593

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Feb 19, 2017 18:58 |  #6594

400mm DO II + 2x

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Feb 19, 2017 19:41 |  #6595

A couple of portraits from a local trail.
Trumpeter Swan

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Feb 19, 2017 21:41 |  #6596

Very wiindy and partly cloudy on the Katy Prairie today, very few birds available. These two were the best of the day:

Muscovy Duck. I thought this big bird looked good in a bit of sunlight and he was close:


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Feb 19, 2017 23:34 |  #6597

Working out my new 5D4

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Feb 20, 2017 02:00 |  #6598

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18278973 (external link)
Working out my new 5D4

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Looking good, well done Ed.


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Feb 20, 2017 03:57 |  #6599

400DO II + 2x

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Feb 20, 2017 03:58 |  #6600

edmidlifecrisis wrote in post #18278973 (external link)
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Congrats on the new body


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