Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and our Privacy Policy.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Guest
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
Thread started 10 Jan 2012 (Tuesday) 14:06
Search threadPrev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

You cant see me! American Bittern

 
J.Litton
Goldmember
Avatar
1,741 posts
Likes: 16
Joined Jan 2010
Location: Florida's Treasure Coast
     
Jan 10, 2012 14:06 |  #1

Spotted this guy a few weeks ago doing what they do. Sitting incredibly still and never moving at the waters edge with reeds and grass around him. Enjoy.

7d. 600mm. f/4. 1/100. iso 400. handheld.


IMAGE: http://jlitton.com/img/s3/v38/p105111282-5.jpg

7D MK II.17-40L.100-400L.500L
www.jlitton.com (external link)
www.facebook.com/jlitt​on.nature.photography (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)
Back288
Goldmember
Avatar
4,331 posts
Joined Aug 2006
Location: Wisconsin
     
Jan 10, 2012 14:23 |  #2

Good catch Jason, and a nice shot! They blend in so well, even managing to see one is a challenge.


Mike
My Gear

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
CDMOOSE
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
9,879 posts
Gallery: 138 photos
Best ofs: 2
Likes: 1746
Joined May 2009
Location: Rainy Lake, N. MN
     
Jan 10, 2012 14:33 |  #3

Excellent, out in the open, shot; very rare.
Al


Al
Canon 7D II, 5D III, 7D, 500mm/f4L II, 1.4X TC III, 24-70mm/f2.8L, 70-200/f4L IS

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
L.J.G.
"Not brigth enough"
Avatar
10,463 posts
Gallery: 8 photos
Likes: 42
Joined Jul 2010
Location: ɹǝpun uʍop
     
Jan 10, 2012 14:35 |  #4

That's a great catch. A hard bird to get.


Lloyd
Never make the same mistake twice, there are so many new ones, try a different one each day
Gear Flick (external link)r

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
CamFan01
Goldmember
Avatar
4,623 posts
Likes: 33
Joined Jul 2010
Location: Lilburn, GA
     
Jan 10, 2012 14:56 as a reply to  @ L.J.G.'s post |  #5

Extremely nice compostion and capture Jason.
I'm not sure how you pull off a "stealth" mode toting a 600 though - :)


Steve
1DMk4, 5DMk3, D4s, D800
300 f2.8L IS II, 400 f2.8G ED VR, 500 f4L IS, 600 f4L IS II, 600 f4G ED VR....and a few others.

www.pixallphoto.com (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Loki99
Junior Member
24 posts
Joined Dec 2011
Location: Barrie, Ontario, Canada
     
Jan 10, 2012 18:19 |  #6

Beautiful!




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
kpflynn
Goldmember
2,186 posts
Joined May 2010
Location: Biloxi, MS
     
Jan 10, 2012 19:00 |  #7

Great shot!




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
m52
Goldmember
1,217 posts
Gallery: 51 photos
Likes: 346
Joined Jan 2009
Location: diamonhead ms
     
Jan 10, 2012 20:55 |  #8

Nice shot and great job handheld


Randy

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
bettyn
Goldmember
Avatar
3,439 posts
Gallery: 1 photo
Likes: 33
Joined Jun 2006
Location: Marco Island FL
     
Jan 11, 2012 16:27 |  #9

Great shot. Love these guys.


My Gear: 6D, 7D, EOS-M w EF-M 22 f2 STM and EF-M 18-55 f3.5-5.6 IS STM, 17-40L f4, 24-70L f2.8, 100 f2.8 non-IS macro, 70-200L f/4 IS, 400L f5.6,, Canon 1.4x II TC, Canon Speedlite 430 EX II, Better Beamer. Manfrotto carbon fiber tripod, 2 monopods, Manfrotto ballhead and pistol grip tripod heads.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
kmunroe
Cream of the Crop
12,926 posts
Joined Apr 2010
Location: Nova Scotia ,canada
     
Jan 11, 2012 17:59 |  #10

nicely done jason




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
catsith
Mighty Award Winner
Avatar
6,265 posts
Likes: 2
Joined Mar 2006
Location: brisbane australia
     
Jan 11, 2012 23:43 |  #11

terrific shot Jason


Tina

www.tinadial.smugmug.c​om (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Levina ­ de ­ Ruijter
I'm a bloody goody two-shoes!
Avatar
18,417 posts
Gallery: 318 photos
Best ofs: 10
Likes: 7583
Joined Sep 2008
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, EU
     
Jan 12, 2012 05:14 |  #12

Nice!! Well caught, Jason.


Levina (not Lavina, Lavinia, Levinia, Ludwina and what not, mkay?)
My flickr (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
surgemaster
Goldmember
1,277 posts
Gallery: 6 photos
Likes: 7
Joined Dec 2010
     
Jan 12, 2012 19:40 |  #13

Nice crisp image.
Rex




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

1,014 views & 0 likes for this thread
You cant see me! American Bittern
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
AAA
x 1600
y 1600

Jump to forum...   •  Rules   •  Index   •  New posts   •  RTAT   •  'Best of'   •  Gallery   •  Gear   •  Reviews   •  Member list   •  Polls   •  Image rules   •  Search   •  Password reset

Not a member yet?
Register to forums
Registered members may log in to forums and access all the features: full search, image upload, follow forums, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, all settings, view hosted photos, own reviews, see more and do more... and all is free. Don't be a stranger - register now and start posting!


COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and to our privacy policy.
Privacy policy and cookie usage info.


POWERED BY AMASS forum software 2.1forum software
version 2.1 /
code and design
by Pekka Saarinen ©
for photography-on-the.net

Latest registered member is LaurensW
2225 guests, 300 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 15144, that happened on Nov 22, 2018

Photography-on-the.net Digital Photography Forums is the website for photographers and all who love great photos, camera and post processing techniques, gear talk, discussion and sharing. Professionals, hobbyists, newbies and those who don't even own a camera -- all are welcome regardless of skill, favourite brand, gear, gender or age. Registering and usage is free.