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Cape Barren Goose

Discussion in 'Birds' started by D2Xuser, Aug 11, 2008.

  1. Hi there,

    I haven't had much time to go out and shoot since I joined these forums.. but here is a pair of Cape Barren Geese I found today.

    D2X, 500/4, 1.4x, SB800 + BB, Tripod

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    Hope you like. Comments and Critique Welcome

    Paul
     
  2. nice shots, paul
    thanks for sharing them with us
     
  3. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Nicely done Paul. Welcome to the Cafe!! :smile:
     
  4. Very nice shots!
    How big are these birds Paul?
    Fred
     
  5. Thanks,

    They are about the same size as a black swan (but with a shorter neck obviously).

    According to my bird guide they are 75-100 cm long with a wingspan of around 150-190cm.

    Makes it a little easier when you don't have to get within 5metres of them to get a good shot! (little birds frustrate me!) :) 

    Paul
     
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