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  • david spital's Avatar
    Today, 09:44 AM
    david spital replied to a thread Great Eyes.... in Avian
    Great shot!, so my question is how close were you to the bird when you shot this image. Is there any cropping involved here?
    10 replies | 193 view(s)
  • Randy Stout's Avatar
    Today, 09:13 AM
    Dan: Nice interaction between the two main subjects. The soft light gave you a nice dynamic range. I can also see a crop for just the main two,...
    3 replies | 51 view(s)
  • Joseph Przybyla's Avatar
    Today, 07:39 AM
    Thanks Steve, I'll give it a go.
    5 replies | 70 view(s)
  • Sanjeev Aurangabadkar's Avatar
    Today, 07:34 AM
    Beautiful low angle, gotta like those eyes and the flipper pointed at the chin. More DOF would have been nice but this works.
    2 replies | 24 view(s)
  • Sanjeev Aurangabadkar's Avatar
    Today, 07:31 AM
    Hyenas enjoy a feast at Mara. 1DX II 500mm II 1/2500 f/7.1 ISO 1600
    0 replies | 17 view(s)
  • Steve Kaluski's Avatar
    Today, 07:15 AM
    Hi Joe, great portrait with some cracking detail. Taking the OP and 'double processing' the file. Think there is more you can extract to add some...
    5 replies | 70 view(s)
  • Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
    Today, 06:58 AM
    Jonathan Ashton replied to a thread Elephant Seal Pup in Wildlife
    He reminds me of one of our old domestic breed of pigs with his nose slightly upturned. As you mention the nose isn't quite in focus but it is still...
    2 replies | 24 view(s)
  • Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
    Today, 06:56 AM
    Jonathan Ashton replied to a thread Guillemots in Avian
    You should do more bird photography Andreas - you're not to bad!at it! Pleasing composition and colours and pretty importantly the bill on the left...
    7 replies | 76 view(s)
  • Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
    Today, 04:42 AM
    I like this it is very well exposed and you caught the action very well. I particularly like the 3D appearance the image conveys.
    3 replies | 51 view(s)
  • Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
    Today, 04:39 AM
    I really like the composition and the curious bill, I guess the horn is lost after the breeding season? I can't help but feel the colours are a...
    5 replies | 70 view(s)
  • Jonathan Ashton's Avatar
    Today, 04:28 AM
    Jonathan Ashton replied to a thread Gannet in Avian
    Andreas, for me the image is very well processed, I am sure you will have done this an rejected it but if you make a curves luminosity adjustment...
    10 replies | 150 view(s)
  • Andreas Liedmann's Avatar
    Today, 03:05 AM
    Hi folks ... a rather old file from 2012 Image taken on South Georgia Island Canon EOS 1D MK IV EF 500 IS L Tripod F 5,6 ; Iso 2000 ;...
    2 replies | 24 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Today, 02:33 AM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    then you have no excuse ;)
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Today, 02:32 AM
    Colin Driscoll replied to a thread Guillemots in Avian
    Great environment and behavior shot. I hope you weren't standing on a similar perch taking the shot!
    7 replies | 76 view(s)
  • Dorian Anderson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:54 PM
    Dorian Anderson replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    I've been organizing files, sorting out back-ups, and updating my website these two weeks. Since I am a writer without kids, my day-to-day has...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:46 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    and also cleaning up your computer from old files, checking your back up etc etc :)
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:45 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread Guillemots in Avian
    you made the best from the shooting angle you had, I like how the hind bird (female?) is calling from behind....colors look nice especially the warm...
    7 replies | 76 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:43 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread Another Great Skua in Avian
    pretty cool image! the focus is sharp but I wish the image had more fine details. If you have the pixels perhaps post a bit larger if it holds up.......
    1 replies | 50 view(s)
  • dankearl's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:38 PM
    dankearl replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    "Certainly! I just have to find the time to learn new tools." Dorian, there can't be a better time than lockdown. I think I will try out Capture...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:35 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    A few points about blurring the BG (whether by blur or aggressive NR). These images look totally fake and synthetic to my eye, I can often call them...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • Dorian Anderson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:32 PM
    Dorian Anderson replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Certainly! I just have to find the time to learn new tools. The comparison you posted is a great illustration, and it might prove the motivation to...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • Dorian Anderson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:29 PM
    Dorian Anderson replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Thanks, Dan. I've always known processing was the limiting factor in my photo equation. I need to find the time to rectify it! I've also enjoyed...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:27 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Just because one's work is good it doesn't mean it cannot get any better. We can all improve. for one thing he should not be holding back in using...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:25 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Here is what it boils down to - Adobe is a greedy company. They do not want to pay licensing fees to the camera companies whose engineers have...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • dankearl's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:19 PM
    dankearl replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Your work is amazing, Dorian, one of the best photogs/birders here so I would not presume to tell you to change anything..
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • Dorian Anderson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:17 PM
    Dorian Anderson replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Yes, just LR because it is easy. I am not good with computers. I have no idea how to use a plug-in or into what I would plug it. Though easy, I...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • dankearl's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:09 PM
    dankearl replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    Dorian, You don't even use PS? Lightroom alone? I don't know anyone who does that, you get both with the package, right? I know Arash used DPP...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:55 PM
    I like everything but the mood of the duck. Dan's right, he looks a bit depressed with pupil partially closed (maybe appropriate for the situation)....
    3 replies | 77 view(s)
  • Dorian Anderson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:54 PM
    Dorian Anderson replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    OK, this is processing nuance unfamiliar to me. I did not understand the difference is in the conversion, not in the application of NR. I am forced...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
  • arash_hazeghi's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:44 PM
    arash_hazeghi replied to a thread calling shortie in Avian
    this is fake news now! :bg3: I do not apply more NR either to the bird or the BG, rather, instead of using that bull **** Adobe software that...
    28 replies | 244 view(s)
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