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Aug 25, 2019 11:33 |  #19516

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Thank you very much, SYS and Mike!

Caspian tern shaking off water. 600mm f/4 + 2X = 1200mm
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Amazing shots Sha Lu !




  
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Aug 25, 2019 12:57 |  #19517

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Aug 25, 2019 13:15 |  #19518

Today a double-crested cormorant visited the backyard pond. I got a couple of BIF shots.


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Aug 25, 2019 13:47 |  #19519

Lame-Duck wrote in post #18915844 (external link)
Thank you very much, Shalu.

Full frame with the goose certainly does render excellent sharpness/detail, Shalu. Really nice work!! The big trick is capturing it full frame at 1200mm. And yeah, I know...dot sight!:-D

Thank you very much, Mike! :lol:


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Aug 25, 2019 14:46 |  #19520

shalu wrote in post #18916310 (external link)
Thank you very much, Mike! :lol:

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Fantastic capture Sha.
Do you notice, on the Sony A9, any rolling shutter (slanted trees in the background),
when shooting fast action with the 20 frames per second electronic shutter?
Happy trails.


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Aug 25, 2019 14:50 |  #19521

shalu wrote in post #18916310 (external link)
Thank you very much, Mike! :lol:


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Causing a little wing tilt. Great shot!


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Aug 25, 2019 21:24 |  #19522

My gear is not even close to what you guys have here--longest is 135mm + 1.4x. I thought this one was interesting though. Taken at Lake Mead, Nevada.

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Aug 25, 2019 21:30 |  #19523

Wonderful shot, Bill!!

shalu wrote in post #18916310 (external link)
Thank you very much, Mike! :lol:

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She prolly has a flat tire on the other one. :p:lol
Beautiful shot, Shalu. Very nicely captured.


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Aug 25, 2019 22:59 |  #19524

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Aug 26, 2019 07:05 |  #19525


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Aug 26, 2019 10:40 |  #19526

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Wow Bill - you are getting great shots with that new lens!




  
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Aug 26, 2019 11:08 |  #19529


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Aug 26, 2019 11:54 as a reply to  @ Bluewonder310's post |  #19530

As your photo proves, it's not the gear it's the photographer that matters ( though gear can make things easier)




  
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