After The Hospital~Last Monday

Discussion in 'Birds' started by jfenton, Oct 9, 2005.

  1. jfenton

    jfenton

    Jan 26, 2005
    Haverhill, MA
    You folks know me well enough to realize that I went absolutely nutzo stir crazy in the hospital for 5 days, so before I even came home once they sprung me, my wife was nice enough to drive me to Plum Island. Course..that may have been the last time shooting for a little while!

    Anyway....I stayed to the parking lots and boardwalks rather than my usual marsh hikes so these aren't anything special...but at least I got to push the little button that makes a D2X sing......

    A Few Sanderling shots:

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    A few Great Black Backed Gulls flying right at me....

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    An evening Great Blue Heron against the reeds...

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    A Greater Yellow Legs where I typically don't see them..

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    Swans flying out (butt shots) totally back lit against a hazy yellow sky just before sunset....

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    And finally....a long distance 700mm sunset...

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  2. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Excellent series Jim. I absolutely love the little guy scritching behind his ear. :tongue:

    All very good shots. :smile:
     
  3. jfenton

    jfenton

    Jan 26, 2005
    Haverhill, MA
    Hey Frank...

    Does scritching = Scratching ?

    :)
     
  4. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    No, scritching is scritching.... :biggrin:
     
  5. PGB

    PGB

    Jan 25, 2005
    The birds are cool but the sunset is magnificent.

    I would like to know some shot details on the sunset. Can you give us some exif data.

    Thanks,
     
  6. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Great job as usual Jim..
    Sure glad you are getting better.

    Take good care of yourself :>)))
     
  7. jfenton

    jfenton

    Jan 26, 2005
    Haverhill, MA
    Patrick....

    If you right click on the image, the exif data will be shown if you have an exif viewer....

    (I think it was ISO 250, +.07 EV, and prpbably f9 or so)
     
  8. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Hey Jim
    The swans and sunset are great !!
    Hope your doing OK
     
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