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Starlings

Discussion in 'Birds' started by goatee, Sep 1, 2008.

  1. I love starlings, here are some of my favourite shots - all taken with 40D + 70-200 f/4 L.

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    Canon EOS 40D    ---    200mm    f/7.1    1/200s    ISO 100


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    Canon EOS 40D    ---    200mm    f/4.0    1/400s    ISO 100


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    Canon EOS 40D    ---    200mm    f/7.1    1/200s    ISO 100
     
  2. great shots

    Starlings are beautiful birds when the sun shines, they have so many different colours and thoes silver tips on the feathers look fantastic.
     
  3. Thanks Colin - yup - I'm a fan of them. They also have loads of character.
     
  4. jachang

    jachang

    437
    Jan 1, 2007
    Massachusetts
    Beautiful shots! How were you able to get so close with a 70-200 lens? Did you use a teleconverter? I'm jealous! :smile:

    Jean
     
  5. Thanks Jean - they were being particularly friendly, (and I cropped a bit :wink:) 
     
  6. genera

    genera

    Oct 6, 2005
    California
    I'm a fan of these beautiful birds too. Great shots Ed!
     
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