A few Ducks

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Louis Champan, Apr 5, 2007.

  1. Well the sun came out, so I went out. Not a lot going on at our favorite local pond right now, but did get a few ducks and one Kingfisher.

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    And here's one Kingfisher, that was a long ways off.
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    Louie
     
  2. Great shots Louie...what did you shoot them with?
     
  3. Thanks taking a look. I was using a D2X, 500mm and a TC1.4. I also had a BB on during some of the shots.

    Louie
     
  4. keirin

    keirin

    Dec 31, 2005
    Wow, what extraordinary detail. I really like the composition of the first one too. Just super.
     
  5. great shots!! The Grebe is awesome.
     
  6. I like the grebe also, Louie. And the detail in the Mallard.
     
  7. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    That was very pretty light Louie,
    Very pretty pics.
    Love the setting for the Devil Bird:))))
    The leaves just glisten in the sun with the beautiful spring green
     
  8. JayR

    JayR

    385
    Jul 6, 2005
    Redmond, WA.
    Hi Louis,

    Its been a long time...

    Very nice shots. Looks like you are have fun.
     
  9. HarryB

    HarryB

    Jan 28, 2005
    Viera, Florida
    Excellent set Louie.
     
  10. Louie, you did better than me. I went to the locks yesterday and there was nothing going on. I will try again today. At least the weather is great. I got the new piece for the Jobu and it takes a little getting used to but I like it.

    I really like your KF shot. I assume these were all at Juanita.
     
  11. Great shots Louie!
     
  12. Thanks for taking a look.

    Louie
     
  13. Thanks Raymond. I waited for this Grebe to get a little closer but it wasn't having any part of it so I ended up with this shot.

    LOuie
     
  14. Thanks Nick, I appreciate your comments.

    Louie
     
  15. Hi Gale, thanks for taking a look. How are things with you?

    Louie
     
  16. Hi Jay, it's bee a while indeed. Thanks for taking a look.

    Louie
     
  17. Thanks Harry. You got to shot what you can and there just isn't much going on currently so Ducks it is.

    Louie
     
  18. Thanks Jim. Yes all were shot at Juanita. BTW, it was dead except for these few ducks and the KF. The Kingfishers has they do kept just out of good shooting range. I was surprised to see that this one turned out as it did. To bad about the locks, there is usually something happening there.

    Louie
     
  19. Thanks

    Louie
     
  20. A great series Louie. very nice, very sharp, good captures and processing.
    Lou
     
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