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The Eagle Has Landed
Posted By: metalfab, 02-16-2008, 06:25 PM

Driving with the family today we briefly stopped in a bird sanctuary. Its a long walk in for the kids so next time, it might just be me

I managed to get this guy before we left;

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02-16-2008, 06:30 PM   #2
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Nice shot! It looks like that 18-250 superzoom is a keeper!

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QuoteOriginally posted by NaClH2O Quote
Nice shot! It looks like that 18-250 superzoom is a keeper!

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It is a keeper indeed, if it had a f2.5 ...it would be my only lens.
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Wow, great shot. I wish I could get that close.

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Thanks Mr Hyde,

I was pointing up about 45 degrees to get him. I was hoping for a take-off shot but, family was waiting in the car so...
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Great shot, really nice capture of trully remarkable bird...
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Nice shot of an awesome bird...
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Thanks Axl and Eastern Shore Charlie, I hope to get more next weekend.

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I hope the weather is nice I never get tired of seeing eagles
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