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Bolsa Chica & 200f2

Discussion in 'Birds' started by yamo, Jul 18, 2008.

  1. yamo


    Jun 28, 2007
    Santa Cruz, CA

    Greetings. Last time I was in So. California I shot Bolsa Chica with my D3 + 70-200VR... I had more fun this time with my relatively new 200f2 :wink:...

    Had some fun shooting wide open or close to wide open, and auto-ISO (first time I've used this with the faster minimums 1/1000 min shutter speed... I liked it :biggrin:) 

    Elegant Tern f/2.0 1/8000 ISO200 :biggrin:

    Elegant Tern 200f2 + TC17EII 340mm f/3.3 1/1000 ISO200

    Black Skimmer f/2.0 1/8000 ISO200 (that would be DOF not motion blur :wink:) 

    Black Skimmer 200f2 + TC17EII 340mm f/4.5 1/1000 ISO500

    Nesting Killdeer (on 4 eggs) 200f2 + TC17EII 340mm f/4.5 1/1000 ISO800

    Snowy Egret 200f2 + TC17EII 340mm f/3.3 1/1000 ISO200

    Elegant Tern (Forster's ?) f/4.5 1/2000 ISO200

    Thanks for looking..


    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 18, 2008
  2. Very nice set, and what a catc on this last shot.
  3. Lowolf


    Jan 26, 2006
    superb captures
  4. Fremlin


    Jan 29, 2006

    The first and last are absolutely superb.
  5. wonderful series of images
    that last one is my favorite
    well doen
  6. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    dig Bolsa and that 1st Tern shot, nice :wink:
  7. mhcfires


    Aug 23, 2007
    El Cajon, CA
    What a wonderful series. Love Bolsa Chica, thank you for the photos.
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