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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




    Hope you like. Comments and Critique Welcome

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


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

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