first sunrise

Discussion in 'Birds' started by keirin, May 8, 2007.

  1. keirin

    keirin

    Dec 31, 2005
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    Screech Owl owlet. D200 with 300 f/4 afs & 1.4EII tc.
     
  2. Baxter

    Baxter

    Jan 8, 2007
    Clemson, SC
    You're rocking these owl shots. Very artistic and cool.
     
  3. That is a very fine shot.

    Well done
     
  4. Alright Keiren! I"m about ready to come up to where ever you live just so I can see an owl! Incredible shot! Love it!
     
  5. Superb shot! That's the kind of shot I expect to see in those fancy wildlife calendars!
     
  6. tech1961

    tech1961

    Jan 28, 2007
    Houston Tx.
    Absolutely awesome.:smile:
     
  7. nancyr

    nancyr

    Feb 14, 2006
    La Jolla, CA
    Excellent!
     
  8. BirdLady

    BirdLady

    Jan 8, 2006
    Alabama
    Stunning shot, Keiren!
     
  9. Wonderful shot (I wish I could get one like that)!

    May I suggest cropping off the top 1/3 of the image to help reduce the size of the "black blob" above the point of interest. Have the birds line-of-sight go to top LHS corner. Just my $0.02...
     
  10. Wow! Superb shot!! Perfect light and clarity.

    Best,

    Jose
     
  11. keirin

    keirin

    Dec 31, 2005
    Thank you, Hunter. I am discovering that this photo stuff is much more fun with a photogenic subject that poses itself in dramatic lighting!

    Thank you, Gary. I love your ongoing eagle series.

    Thanks, Diane, but "coming up" to where I live will send you in the wrong direction. We're (the owl & me) in Miami.

    Thanks, Frank.

    Thanks, Jimmy!

    Thank you Nancy.

    Thanks for the suggestion. The picture had already suffered a pretty sizeable crop and I missed getting the Nth degree of sharpness (used a tc plus missed the focus a little), so I didn't think it'd survive any more aggressive cropping. I understand what you have in mind though.

    Thank you very much, Jose.

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