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Ho Hum

Discussion in 'Birds' started by bfjr, Jul 5, 2008.

  1. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    No time to go look see, No peace from Honey-Doo Work !! :rolleyes: 
    To add insult to injury they called me to work a 12er so some @#$%#@# could enjoy his/her 4th, BA HUMBUG :mad: 

    Oh speaking of HUM I did a safari in my backyard for bit, for some needed
    therapy.

    Here's the result
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  2. Mike Irish

    Mike Irish

    Jun 14, 2008
    Ireland
    (Mike) Michael Skerritt.
    Fantastic shots. Could you let us in on the secrets to your secess.ie Lens used, hand held or tripod.Shutter speed etc.
     
  3. TimK

    TimK

    Apr 17, 2006
    Hong Kong, China
    Nice shots, Benj. These are cute little birds!
     
  4. Grat stuff Ben!
    Fred
     
  5. AgilityIG

    AgilityIG

    417
    May 13, 2008
    Iowa
    Excellent shots!!! I think #3 is my favorite.
     
  6. Beautiful shots Ben!
     
  7. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks and be happy too

    D2hs
    300 F2.8 AFS V2 (not VR)
    SB800 with homemade Better Bounce Card

    You can check out my Galleries for EXIF but,

    1st - monopod SS160 - fill flash
    2nd - handheld SS640 - no flash - should of used flash though
    3rd - handheld SS1600 ISO800 - fill flash + TC17E2

    Secrets - None Really, well maybe throw away about 95% :rolleyes: :eek: :biggrin:

    Thanks so much for your interest
     
  8. cre8foru

    cre8foru

    Dec 1, 2007
    Atlanta GA
    Wow! These are great.
     
  9. WOW! Beautiful hummers! And all natural too! Love em all!
     
  10. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Tim

    yes cute but dang they don't hold still to long :biggrin:
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 6, 2008
  11. These are some fine shots, nicely done.
     
  12. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Fred
    Hope you had a great 4th :wink:
     
  13. Well done Ben. Sorry to hear about work getting in the way but from what I see you still had a great photo safari, even if it was in your backyard.
     
  14. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Yep that's my fav too.

    thank you
     
  15. bfjr

    bfjr Guest


    Thanks Anthony
    You know I spent Nada on Petrol............ COOL !! :biggrin:
     
  16. shtarka1

    shtarka1

    Feb 1, 2008
    Boston
    Superb Captures!
     
  17. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks
    I really get a kick outa chase em around the backyard.
    and an extra kick when enjoyed by others :biggrin:
     
  18. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks for noticing the AlA Natural approach.

    Here's one more just for you:

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  19. Oh Benjamin! Another beauty! LOL, can't help but notice when a birdie is perched on a branch instead of a feeder or hovering over a feeder. To me, it takes more skill when shooting natural! Beautifully captured and thanks for the extra photo!
     
  20. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Warren
    Like I've said just wanna fit in with the fine work posted by ALL !! :cool: 
     
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