D500 Best Bird Photography Day Yet

Discussion in 'Birds' started by mark_smith, Nov 11, 2017.

  1. mark_smith

    mark_smith

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    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    I went out looking for small migratory birds with my D500 and the 200-500. I ended up finding much more than I could have imagined. In fact, this turned out to be my best birding photography day yet.

     
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  2. wembley

    wembley

    Mar 26, 2006
    Naples, Fl
    nice video and images. Th tri and frog picture is amazing. Well done.

    cheers
    wembley
     
  3. Butlerkid

    Butlerkid Cafe Ambassador Moderator

    Apr 8, 2008
    Rutledge, Tennessee
    Karen
    Well done. Where were you hiking?
     
  4. McQ

    McQ Just your average, everyday moderator. Moderator

    Wow, Mark! Fantastic day! Fantastic video and yes...fantastic shots!

    Thanks for putting this together and sharing it here. These are the days we live for and rarely ever get.

    I'm totally in love with my new D500 and have it combined with my equally awesome 200-500mm lens, as you've done. They are quite the pair and I hope to get even 1/10 of the shots you got here.
     
  5. Excellent video and stills. The eagle shots at the end were stellar.
     
  6. mark_smith

    mark_smith

    46
    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    Thanks!
     
  7. mark_smith

    mark_smith

    46
    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    Thank you, just north of Sebastian Inlet.
     
  8. mark_smith

    mark_smith

    46
    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    You are very welcome. The D500 paired with the 200-500 is a great birding combo. Most likely the best on the market at this time.
     
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  9. mark_smith

    mark_smith

    46
    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    Thank you!
     
  10. That was a nice video and I found your commentary interesting. Quite enjoyable.
     
  11. mark_smith

    mark_smith

    46
    Oct 24, 2017
    Florida
    Mark Smith
    Thank you!
     
  12. Stunning work. Thank you.
     
  13. ariel777

    ariel777

    Mar 14, 2009
    Cambria, CA
    Excellent presentation. Thank you.
     
  14. yifeng

    yifeng

    724
    Jan 23, 2007
    IL
    Thanks for the fantastic video with the amazing birds that you've captured. What a great combo!
     
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