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Flashed Egret

Discussion in 'Birds' started by bfjr, Aug 16, 2005.

  1. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Went out the other day and finally took the chance to try my SB800. Still got more learning and reading to do. Many of the shots failed, red eye etc. etc. Also need to order Better Beamer!! Got this one that I thought was interesting and worthy to share.

  2. Greg


    Apr 5, 2005
    Fayetteville, TN
    That is an interesting effect. Neat shot also.

    BTW, the recent issue of outdoor photographer has several "light gathering" devices in it. Just fyi.
  3. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl

    You should be very proud of it. :>)))
  4. I agree, this is a beautiful image.
  5. drueter


    Apr 24, 2005
    Southeast Texas
    Very interesting and beautiful shot, Ben!
  6. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    thanks Greg
    and thanks for the heads up I'll go check it out
  7. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    thank you Gale
    to be honest I wasn't at 1st but it's growing on me :) 
  8. really like the lighting effect in how it mirrors back on the bird. very captivating, nice shot Ben. I just picked up a BB but have yet to try it, try to use natural light the best i can but there is always a place for it! ;-)
  9. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Still learning about where and how to use SB800, like you prefer natural light :) 
    I seen some magnificent shots with this flash and I want to learn how !!!
  10. Certainly interesting how the light bounced off the ripples to light the Egret. Well done.
  11. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thank you Gordon.
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