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Incoming.........
« on: May 16, 2017, 06:35:50 AM »
A quick grab shot as it came in to land.........



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Re: Incoming.........
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2017, 01:44:41 PM »
Great shot!
It is difficult to explain to white mice that black cats are lucky...

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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2017, 09:54:30 PM »
Great shot!

Thanks, only one of two pictures I managed to get, the other was way out of focus
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« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2017, 10:34:17 PM »
A one word comment...... "Duck ! "  :grin:  john
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« Reply #4 on: May 17, 2017, 01:42:06 AM »
Boy they are ungainly. Good catch.
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« Reply #5 on: May 18, 2017, 05:33:25 PM »
Very good... to....If it was better framed that would be excellent.

And only with one sensor since the 500 f8 activates only the center af sensor




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« Reply #6 on: May 18, 2017, 09:16:45 PM »
Very good... to....If it was better framed that would be excellent.

And only with one sensor since the 500 f8 activates only the center af sensor

This is the complete image, the ones before were out of focus and as close as it could get, maybe I would have got more in focus if I could have locked on quicker, oh for the A77ii
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Re: Incoming.........
« Reply #7 on: May 27, 2017, 04:48:04 AM »
Great shot and capture, you can almost see the concentration in the birds face ;)
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