I go birding too! Chick shots (D70, 70-200 VR images)

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Jonathan F/2, Jun 17, 2005.

  1. While not the sharpest or technically the greatest, it's a moment captured when the subject speaks for itself. Here in LA we don't get the kind of birds you guys photograph, but once in awhile a specimen so amazing just catches you off guard! I was in the middle of a job when this chick breezed by and made my jaw drop! I later found out this particular specimen was a native of Missouri. God bless the south! Please send more of these beauties to the west coast! :p

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    Unfortunately, on the other side of the street this winged creature came by and it really just made me scratch my head. :|


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    Only in LA. :)
     
  2. Jim Parson

    Jim Parson Guest

    Really...

    Now go back - look at your photos, and read your sig line! :lol:

    Nice captures.
     
  3. Great shots, Johathan.

    The girl is lovely. She glows with health and beauty. But if she was my daughter, I'd insist she wear suspenders ;).

    I don't know how you had the nerve to point your camera at the gentleman, but he seems to like you :twisted:.
     
  4. The first shot was like a dream come true, the second was like a nightmare come true! :shock:

    Well I just had to show the polar opposites of this crazy city! Only in LA. 8)
     
  5. Chris101

    Chris101

    Feb 2, 2005
    Arizona
    Is it my imagination or are that girl's pants falling off.

    Oh well, only in LA.

    As for the other picture, everybody around here looks like that, and it smells like sulfur too.
     
  6. Those are hip hugging pants. I regret not shooting the back side. :wink:
     
  7. IxLr8

    IxLr8 Guest

    Jonathan, go shoot Venice beach, bring back some good ones :) As a matter of fact... Call me so I can go too :)
     
  8. MontyDog

    MontyDog

    Jan 30, 2005
    #1064 - You have an error in your SQL syntax;
     
  9. kccheers

    kccheers

    70
    May 2, 2005
    Liberty, Mo
    Jonathon.....nothing else I can say.........Yea, I'm in Missouri....

    Now, for Uncle Frank....I don't think suspenders will work going "Commando" :twisted:
     
  10. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Great images...From Heaven to hell on one turn.. :>)))
     
  11. See, there's a definite downside in owning these new high speed fast action cameras.

    Now if you only had used a nice camera with a decently long shutter lag like a CP5000, then you might have really gotten THE decisive moment....... :wink:
     
  12. That is a real beauty and the beast.

    Sort of reminds me of what you see on South Beach on any given day.

    Russ
     
  13. Nice capture.

    I will think twice before sending my girl to LA for summer school.
     
  14. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    The young lady is very nice and all (even though her pants are falling off....;-)), but I really don't see what's wrong with the guy. :twisted:

    Nice captures Jonathan. You got guts taking the second one (unless you were in very fast car at the time 8)).
     
  15. Chris101

    Chris101

    Feb 2, 2005
    Arizona
    Speaking of your second picture, it's got a really nice compositional balance. Didja try it in B&W?

     
  16. gho

    gho

    Feb 7, 2005
    California
    Nice capture? Forget the capture... Nice babe!!!
     
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