2005 and BCNH ...

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Boobie Joe, May 25, 2005.

  1. :lol:


    I have taken this one this morning handheld.

    Tough lighting

    original.
     
  2. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Yves, that is amazing considering the lighting. I'm getting better at properly judging the exposures, but I could never hand hold something like this.

    Great job. 8)
     
  3. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Stunning image Yves,

    thanks for sharig
     
  4. It is easier to do than to say I guess plus I had VR on ... :oops:
     

  5. Noticed I had a VR lens Gale ... ??? lol

    thx for looking.
     
  6. Hi Yves, really like the composition and how you pulled that out! very nicely done.............have to try that spot metering!! LOL
     

  7. Sometimes, it is the only way to go ...
     
  8. Steve S

    Steve S

    Feb 1, 2005
    SE Florida
    Nicely done

    So, with this Spot metering, did you spot on the bright parts of the bird? It's really exposed perfectly. Love the overall composition too.
     
  9. Re: Nicely done

    Yes Steven, I did point at the brightest part, memorised the exposure, set manual exposure, recomposed and overexposed + 0.3 EV the scene.
     
  10. Hi Yves

    I like this one. How is the 300 VR for toting around? Is it much lighter than the older 300/2.8 lenses?

    Rory
     
  11. jkamphof

    jkamphof Guest

    Niiice, very sharp for a big heavy lens handheld, very nice lighting also for being in the shade. You lads with the big 300 2.8's make me jealous....




    Joel.
     
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