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Tucson (Reid Park Zoo)
Posted By: bwield, 02-17-2009, 10:01 PM

On a trip to Tucson, and today visited a great little zoo.
All taken with the k20d about iso 400 usually and with the 55-300mm..












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02-17-2009, 11:58 PM   #2
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The colour is simply superb! Great series of images here
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that lens performs well. (As does the photographer!) I like the mood of each photo, your composition is in harmony with each animal.
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Nice series. Great colours & detail

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Great job. I really like the giraffe. The colors are stunning.

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Thanks guys!
The day was great for photography, with some cloud and sunny breaks.
All the shots were not really processed other than with a few Picassa Teaks as I do not have my computer with me.
I will be posting more as I go along!
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While you're in Tucson, make sure you head out to the Sonora Desert Museum west of town. Well worth it! I have relatives in Tucson and went out one afternoon while visiting... Also check out Sabino Canyon park (hiking trails, road walking, trams some times) for great picture opportunities.

Great pics from the zoo.

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Stunning shots. Beautiful colours and well focussed closeups. A great promoter for the 55-300. An underrated lens in some circles, but, for me, a great lens for its price.

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Awesome, all shots are very good
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Great photos, Brendan! I really love the one with the giraffe looking straight at your lens, and then the colourful bokeh background.

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Great series. Love the colours in the first one. Looking foward to seeing some more.
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