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Florida is for the birds

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Randy, Jul 16, 2008.

  1. some Viera, some from the zoo







  2. Holmes


    Oct 28, 2006
    Wyoming, USA
    Excellent series - I really like the first one.
  3. Stunning series Randy. Just outstanding.
  4. #2 is just amazing! Thanks for showing us...
  5. Excellent shots Randy!
  6. Nice shot of the Hurricane Bird....err... Ibis... you know, the hurricanes mascot?... never mind.

    Great photos!!
  7. LeeF


    May 24, 2008
    Massachusetts, USA
    Amazingly nice work. #1 & #5 are my favorites.

    Thanks for sharing.
  8. niknd501


    May 13, 2006
    I had a feeling I needed to come here to see some of your shots from vacation.

    These are really great Randy.. .Very well done. Spot on !
  9. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Great stuff Randy, you do a fine job with birds.
  10. Gee whiz Randy! Your birdies are always so vibrant, sharp, and just down right beautiful! keep em comin!
  11. Great shots Randy. I really like the details in the feathers of the white ibis (?).

  12. thx guys, considering who you guys are and how much I respect your skill these kind words are very motivational for me....
  13. Nice detail and color Randy. what set-up are you using these days?
  14. thx Thomas

    this was vacation so D300 + 300/4 + TC or 80-400
    if I was at home I would have used the 300 2.8 + TC instead of the 300/4 but the 80-400 is my always my #1 zoo lens....
    The D3 doesn't get used for wildlife often but the Raptor Center (today) is one of the places I use it with the 80-400

  15. sjlarue


    Nov 18, 2007
    Nice reflection!
  16. sagar


    Jun 29, 2008
    Marvalous photos, could you please tell the lens used ?
  17. thx Sagar
    all but the parrot were shot w/ a D300 + 300/4 + TC
    the parrot was shot w/ a D300 +80-400vr
  18. thx Steve
    at Viera you can get very close for these kinds of shots
  19. sagar


    Jun 29, 2008
    Thanks Randy and I missed the last shot (egale?) Amazing detail I can even see the reflection in his/her eye
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