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Eagle Portrait- Sigma 120-400mm f5.6
Posted By: dane.dawg, 03-24-2012, 04:36 PM

Here some pics today of an Eagle who let me get 10 feet from him and aloud me the shoot him using the 120-400mm the the 70-200mm which was amazing, he let me even switch lenses..
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03-24-2012, 04:58 PM   #2
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I'm moving this to post your photos- that's where all photo sharing should take place (unless you're looking for critique). Great shots!

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Terrific closeups. I detect a puzzled look in third one.
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Wonderful series.

So difficult to get this close - at least in my experience.

Well done.

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I thought I had posted a reply ... didn't show but there it is:

This is a WINNER shot(s)!

Adam should give you a prize for the "Birds" contest!

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Incredible shooting, incredible bird... lucky you!!! thank you for sharing your experience with us!!

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