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03-11-2014, 05:36 AM - 1 Like   #1
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Cormorant with Q7

Out for a boat ride with friends and shot this Cormorant catching a cat fish on the intercostal with my Q7 and 06. The boat was moving, it was in bright sun, a major major crop but the Q7 held up well. Shot in jpeg and processed in LR5 I was pleasantly surprised with the center image I had assumed all were scrap but shot anyway. I wanted to show the sequence so I also posted the other two not so good shots. The bird would dive and reposition the fish underwater until it was face first. No DLSR on the trip












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Nice work. The Q7 and you did well.

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Nice job Hans, very lucky catch for you and the bird. Bad day for the catfish though
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The second one is very good, and the other two make the sequence work. Well done with Q7/06! Good you had this combo with you.

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Super capture! Fast reflexes to get this series. The three shots certainly tell a story. Makes me feel sorry for the catfish.

This is a big benefit of the Q concept- an actual highspeed, small telephoto lens. Don't get that with any other system. Makes all the difference in the world.
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