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Mar 16, 2018 13:18 |  #15466

Pagman wrote in post #18586547 (external link)
Yep I get yeah, I have arthritis that affects my hands and a few fingers and also dupuytrens on my left hand, this has caused loss of feeling in my two small fingers on my left hand.
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Both my hands and wrists are almost shot and after a few bursts of firing, my trigger finger goes dead and I cannot feel the button anymore. Missed a few opportunities because of this. I now pass the camera strap over my back, like a bandolier, so that if I lose my grip, it cannot fall far or jolt my neck. But, hey, we must suffer nobly* for our art!  :p

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Mar 16, 2018 13:20 |  #15467

Great Blue Heron taken with my Nikon CoolPix P900. it actually got a fairly good shot when my GOOD cameras and lenses wouldn't... This camera definitely has its place. This was about 85 feet away or so.
The color's kind'a wonky, but anyway.


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Mar 16, 2018 13:21 |  #15468

Trik wrote in post #18587218 (external link)
Both my hands and wrists are almost shot and after a few bursts of firing, my trigger finger goes dead and I cannot feel the button anymore. Missed a few opportunities because of this. I now pass the camera strap over my back, like a bandolier, so that if I lose my grip, it cannot fall far or jolt my neck. But, hey, we must suffer nobly for our art!  :p


Yep very true and much better than knitting;-)a

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Mar 16, 2018 13:24 |  #15469

What a dear little thing and such a big eye. Lovely shot.


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Mar 16, 2018 13:44 |  #15470

Mom and dad great horned owls


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Mar 16, 2018 13:46 |  #15471

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What a dear little thing and such a big eye. Lovely shot.

Thank you, I think they are a very cute little bird. I loved waking up to the sound of them in the morning


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Mar 16, 2018 13:47 |  #15472

Wouldn't let me embed two images into the last post so here's the other one.

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Mar 16, 2018 14:59 |  #15473

Fluffy feather day.

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Mar 16, 2018 15:00 |  #15474

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Thank you, I think they are a very cute little bird. I loved waking up to the sound of them in the morning

I'm going to try and find a recording online, as, if it is a combination of a nightingale's and a thrush's song, it should be a virtuoso performance.


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Mar 16, 2018 15:08 |  #15475

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I'm going to try and find a recording online, as, if it is a combination of a nightingale's and a thrush's song, it should be a virtuoso performance.

Had to go and listen myself

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Mar 16, 2018 15:13 |  #15476

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Mar 16, 2018 16:48 |  #15479

Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus) Catches the worm.

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Mar 16, 2018 16:51 |  #15480

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Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus) Catches the worm.

Must've been early.


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