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Apr 27, 2017 06:01 |  #8386

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Apr 27, 2017 07:40 |  #8387

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Apr 27, 2017 09:26 |  #8388

Feels good to check another species off the list:

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Apr 27, 2017 11:20 |  #8389

(Limosa limosa) - Black-tailed Godwit from last weeks trip.


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Apr 27, 2017 11:27 |  #8390

These were both very close, each nearly filled the viewfinder. I am very happy with the sharpness of this lens/2x extender combo.
I am still struggling with BIF at 800mm.

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Apr 27, 2017 12:01 |  #8391

Was set up for smaller birds and this guy showed up. Too late to zoom out. lol


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Apr 27, 2017 12:34 |  #8392

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Beautiful!!
I tried for one this morning and came up short :(


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Apr 27, 2017 12:35 |  #8393

Bjarne Hemmingsen wrote in post #18340084 (external link)
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Gorgeous!!


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Apr 27, 2017 12:45 |  #8394

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Apr 27, 2017 13:02 |  #8395

Black tailed godwit

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Apr 27, 2017 13:51 |  #8396

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Apr 27, 2017 16:23 |  #8397

mikeivan wrote in post #18340090 (external link)
These were both very close, each nearly filled the viewfinder. I am very happy with the sharpness of this lens/2x extender combo.
I am still struggling with BIF at 800mm.

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Nice work with the 400 DO. I had a tough time with flight too. I actually shut off the focus search and pre focused and that helped a bunch. I am fairly good at flight shots and this lens gave me some challenges for flight with the 2x. Everything else or the 1.4x it is awesome. Try different settings for flight with the lens, everything I normally used really did not work consistently anyway.


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Apr 27, 2017 16:24 |  #8398

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Apr 27, 2017 19:52 |  #8400

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