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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

All nice, but love to get that close to Golden Plover. Best I see is the aerial displays here. Excellent work.
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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Green Woodpecker trying to roost in the acacia tree.
Through the double glazing just now handheld 1/50s 400iso 840mm efl.
Pre v2.0 update, which is now done, as it struggled to focus through the snow storm!

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Refilled the bird feeder this afternoon. Was pleased to see this chap turn up for some cheese.

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Waited two days to get this shot.

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

A lovely, detailed shot with a beautiful backdrop Dave. Nice one.

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Robins robins and robins............

Irresistible I know to my cost...................

Great photo..............
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Think this is a Great Tit or is it a Coal Tit?

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

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Think this is a Great Tit or is it a Coal Tit?

Coal Tit:

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

This is the first time since getting the 300mm f4 that a zoom might have been useful. Being too close to a Pintail is not usually a problem but, try as I might, I couldn't get this one to fit, so a head shot it had to be.

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Such a sacrifice you made for this super close up....
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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

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That is just why I have always bought the zooms but 90% of the time use them at full stretch. I had a number of times when I used the 300mm for a day that I wanted to zoom it. But the quality is better.

Have you tried turning it to portrait taking two side by side and stitching them?

But I'll take you word it is a pintail...even without the tail showing

Nice duck shot.

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Brambling or Chaffinch or ?

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

It's a Brambling Dave - a female, I think. A smashing bird and a very nice shot.

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