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Sep 30, 2017 19:07 |  #11341

Sort-of-wild urban mallard, but by golly he's a handsome one.

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Sep 30, 2017 20:15 |  #11342

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wow. you have to cut down on the caffeine


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Sep 30, 2017 20:18 |  #11343

Lester Wareham wrote in post #18463353 (external link)
Technique I have also heard off with locked off long lenses is to place a 1-2 KG bean bad on top of the lens to help damp the vibrations. Not tried this myself.

Interesting, although I am afraid this might cause some drift. I have been holding the lens from the bottom, which is similar. I will buy a bag of beans and see what it does for me.


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Sep 30, 2017 20:53 |  #11344

A Reed Warbler I think (please correct me if I'm wrong). They're always deep in the reeds but they're not actually very shy. I was very close to him here.


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Sep 30, 2017 21:17 |  #11345

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A Reed Warbler I think (please correct me if I'm wrong). They're always deep in the reeds but they're not actually very shy. I was very close to him here.
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Lovely shot.;-)a


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Sep 30, 2017 21:20 |  #11346

Levina de Ruijter wrote in post #18463663 (external link)
A Reed Warbler I think (please correct me if I'm wrong). They're always deep in the reeds but they're not actually very shy. I was very close to him here.
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Yes, it is a Reed Warbler and I'm very envious!


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Sep 30, 2017 22:03 |  #11347

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Lovely shot.;-)a


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Yes, it is a Reed Warbler and I'm very envious!

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Sep 30, 2017 22:11 |  #11348

Levina de Ruijter wrote in post #18463694 (external link)
Thank you both very much.


Had to look again - you so nailed the focus - spot on, either side by a bit and the reeds would have cought the focus.

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Oct 01, 2017 06:06 |  #11349

A flame Robin from my recent ski trip to Falls Creek (Vic). Detail is a bit lacking however as I hardly see these guys anymore anything is better than nothing :) (I think they are currently classified as threatened)


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Oct 01, 2017 06:11 |  #11350

And a Rosella also from Falls Creek area.


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Oct 01, 2017 07:34 |  #11351

Above the wetlands. Glossy IBIS. July 2017 OC,NJ.


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Oct 01, 2017 10:05 |  #11352

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