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Egret In Flight

Discussion in 'Birds' started by broy, Jul 4, 2008.

  1. broy

    broy

    201
    Nov 23, 2007
    Louisiana
    This is my first decent bird in flight photo. Any comments on how to get nice photos of these critters in flight is greatly appreciated. I used a 70-300mm VR lense, a D80, Dynamic Focus Area, and AF-A.

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  2. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    nice shot but kinda hot
    maybe dial down the ev, shoot in raw and then bring the light back
     
  3. Nice capture Bobby
     
  4. Nice capture!
    You might try underexposing white birds a little. You can try spot metering too. Actually might be a young heron?
    Fred
     
  5. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    as others have mentioned dial down some
    I usually start at -2/3 (depends on time of day)

    Your shot is nice and of a Cattle Egret :cool: 
     
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