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Testing Testing

Discussion in 'Birds' started by bfjr, Dec 30, 2005.

  1. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Not much time during week for shooting these days being back in the Arrrggghhh work force.
    Had to sneak in a few minutes though to test my new tripod. I really enjoy a stable platform and I think I'm gonna like being able to work this way. Was getting kinda tired of always having to hold my Monopod in one hand or the other.

    Artsy, Fartsy little birdie

    My flap is better then your flap :smile:

    I just really like this one kinda hope he was saying a New Years Pray and thanking the Lord for the precious gift in his arms. Oh and there's a bird there so no one complains about cross posting :biggrin: :tongue: :biggrin:
  2. you are a mess Ben. Love your narratives. The first bird looks like a lark sparrow but regarddless of what it is the sharpness is FANTASTIC.

  3. Excellent capture of the sparrow on the bottle brush bush. Good colors, detail, and sharpness. Very nice.
  4. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Both images are fantastic.

    Like the man and child. Very dynamic.

    Bird is beautiful in that setting.. Nice image, sharp, good color. Nice comp

    Oh yeah the Duckies in a face off is great :>)) Good quality image
  5. Hey Ben, congrats onthe new toy...what are you using for a tripod head? ballhead??
  6. Ken-L

    Ken-L Guest

    All nice shots.....
  7. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Great captures, Ben. The artsy fartsy birdy is just that! I really enjoy your images...just plain outstanding!
  8. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Oh I know I'm just an endless "Ball of Confusion" . :biggrin:
    It keeps em guessing though :biggrin:

    Thank you for all your encouragement and taking time to do so!
  9. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Thanks Gordon.
    That was actually one if not the 1st shot with my new legs setup in backyard. Just lucky I guess.
  10. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Yeah that's really my Fav here, just something about his gaze kinda tugs at me.
  11. bfjr

    bfjr Guest

    Hey Brett hope your having a splendid Holiday
    right now just my old Manforoto head till I save up for a sidekick and RRS ball or something similar.
  12. Johntu


    Jul 4, 2005
    Fremont, CA
    Excellent capture :) 
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