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First Attempt at Bird Pictures
Lens: DA 50-200 WR Camera: K7 Photo Location: Bradley Lake, Puyallup WA 
Posted By: future_retro, 07-31-2010, 12:00 AM

While I was testing out a new lens I saw a bunch of geese bathing in a lake, having never really used my telephoto lens and having never tired bird photography I thought that with the bright sun and lazy friday, it was a prime time to try

all taken in Shutter priority: 1/1000s, auto ISO and playing with the EV between 0 and +1...AF-C usually kept the subject in the center of the frame (AF worked pretty well too)

Critiques and criticism more than welcome, I want to learn

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07-31-2010, 04:56 AM   #2
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I really like the first two- thanks for sharing!

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07-31-2010, 08:06 AM   #3
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We have so many geese here I almost consider them pets ! I love the last one well done.
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#2 and #3 are my choices. The feather texture in #3 is nice. Maybe #1 and #4 could be PP to add 1/2 - 1 f-stop? #2 is a nice catch.



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