The Devil Bird

Discussion in 'Birds' started by hangin tree, Jun 28, 2007.

  1. :Devil:Of course it is a Belted Kingfisher.

    My best shots of the day.

    DevilBirdbest1.

    A little Artsy for me!!!:wink:

    More my Style:
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  2. Glacier

    Glacier

    Jan 17, 2006
    Boaz, Alabama
    Artsy is good Gary! I really like that one. I know you don't like flash but I think it would be a big help in this location to bring out the bird. Just a thought.
     

  3. Thanks Andy

    Not into The Better Beamers and Flash for Nature shots. Yes, I know the fill shadows and bring out highlights.

    Here is another I just Converted from RAW.

    I thought it looked pretty good, but then that's me.

    Kingfishera_edited-1.
     
  4. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Ok how did you get his so close:>))))

    Good shots
     
  5. She just flew in and I was lucky!!!!
     
  6. Glacier

    Glacier

    Jan 17, 2006
    Boaz, Alabama
    And it's good for reducing a bright background IF desired. Big if. I agree the photo looks pretty darn good for a difficult lighting situation. I know you will keep after him!
     
  7. Just until I get a few really good shots, Then I'm done I'm moving on to Prairie birds I've had enough of the swamps.
     
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