First Light, D200, Herons & Grebes

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Jeff Lee, Jun 2, 2007.

  1. Jeff Lee

    Jeff Lee

    May 16, 2006
    Oregon
    Well, today was the first day with the D200, so I thought I'd start with something easy.

    So, here they are:

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    I think I'm going to like this camera.

    Two other "critters" in this post from today.

    Blue Herons with 300 & TC1.7
    Grebes 300 & TC1.4
     
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  2. Great shots all of them.
     
  3. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Very nice set Jeff. I can see that you are going to enjoy the D200.
     
  4. Jeff Lee

    Jeff Lee

    May 16, 2006
    Oregon
    Alex - thanks, so it wasn't $1300 wasted:)

    Yes Frank, I am and according to my wife for a long time:)
     
  5. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Alright
    Way to go
    Super pics
    Turtle looks like she is laying eggs.
    Love the frog to
     
  6. Jeff Lee

    Jeff Lee

    May 16, 2006
    Oregon
    Hi Gale:

    She was, but deciding not to probably saved her life. She was gone with no eggs when the ranger arraived.

    Bull Frogs are "cute" but of course they wreck environments when they are introduced.

    Don't know what the answer is for that stuff....especially the Snapper as it looks like she's been there a while....

    Thanks for the kind words.
     
  7. Yeah that D200 is sweet! Still "ooh"ing and "ahh"ing over mine since I got it a month ago. Great shots. Never tire of looking at those Pied-bills, they are such handsome birds.
     
  8. Jeff Lee

    Jeff Lee

    May 16, 2006
    Oregon
    Yes they are a very cool bird. BTW that is her nest she was building it out of the mat stuff that had sunk. Thanks for the compliment.
     
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