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  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:34 PM
    Colin Driscoll replied to a thread Theme Sword-billed Hummingbird in Avian
    Just stunning, the beak is outrageous and the feather detail is fabulous.
    6 replies | 83 view(s)
  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:27 PM
    Looks like it's emerging from ice. Excellent timing and good exposure and detail.
    3 replies | 22 view(s)
  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:24 PM
    Colin Driscoll replied to a thread Eureka! At last! in Avian
    That's a big tick Paul, not a bird on my list yet, and to get such a clean shot is a bonus. I bet you were smiling all the way home :bg3:. While it...
    3 replies | 28 view(s)
  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:15 PM
    Colin Driscoll replied to a thread Killdeer Preening in Avian
    Lovely light and feather detail. Yes to removing the Dandelion, and no problem with lack of catchlight. The only little nit I have is that the dark...
    2 replies | 31 view(s)
  • Colin Driscoll's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:10 PM
    Colin Driscoll started a thread Full Wing Stretch in Avian
    A Masked Lapwing at full wing stretch,making sure they were still in working order, then went back to foraging. 5D4 600 f4 III HH 1/2000 f7.1...
    0 replies | 8 view(s)
  • Paul Burdett's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:09 PM
    Paul Burdett replied to a thread Eureka! At last! in Avian
    Thanks Gail. Yes, I needed to use some negative flash -EC, but the other shots I got were too dark and he was facing the wrong way! Using flash is a...
    3 replies | 28 view(s)
  • Randy Stout's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:20 PM
    Randy Stout replied to a thread Killdeer Preening in Avian
    GAIL: Love the splayed feathers, colors, well exposed. I normally don't mind a colorful 'flower' in the frame, but it is just distracting...
    2 replies | 31 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:37 PM
    gail bisson replied to a thread Theme Sword-billed Hummingbird in Avian
    Simply gorgeous! Love the comp and the flash work is beautiful. No nits from me!
    6 replies | 83 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:41 PM
    gail bisson replied to a thread Keeper of the Day. in Avian
    I thought the same thing as Aditya when I saw the OP. The head is sharp but not tack sharp on the OP and although the 200% view is sharper it is not...
    6 replies | 96 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:36 PM
    gail bisson replied to a thread Peregrine Falcon in Avian
    The first thing that struck me about this image is that it is quite bright. I would decrease the exposure slightly or decrease brightness a bit. IQ...
    4 replies | 77 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:32 PM
    Love the title! The water "blanket" is really cool! Perfect HA here. Gail
    3 replies | 22 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:31 PM
    gail bisson replied to a thread Eureka! At last! in Avian
    Huge congrats on finding this great bird. The perky pose is nice and the perch is pretty good for this fleeting encounter. The flash is really...
    3 replies | 28 view(s)
  • gail bisson's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:28 PM
    gail bisson started a thread Killdeer Preening in Avian
    Took this last week at 8:05AM Canon 1 DX 600mm v3 ISO 800 F 7.1 1/3200 Handheld, sitting on ground with car as a backrest. Cropped to 60% FF....
    2 replies | 31 view(s)
  • Paul Burdett's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:49 PM
    Paul Burdett started a thread Eureka! At last! in Avian
    Just back from 3 nights away at Montville, just over an hour north of Brisbane. I spent two mornings walking at nearby Mary Cairncross Park. It's a...
    3 replies | 28 view(s)
  • Aditya Sridhar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:36 PM
    Wow! That glass-like water is stunning Bill! That yellow eye really stands out too. Very nicely done
    3 replies | 22 view(s)
  • haseeb badar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:31 PM
    haseeb badar replied to a thread Baby Sitting ! in Wildlife
    Hi Steve — thank you for your comment and suggestions, as always much appreciated. In order to get the most of ss in such low lighting I tend to...
    2 replies | 54 view(s)
  • Bill Dix's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:27 PM
    From the Laxa River, Iceland, in late May. D500, Sigma 150-600C @ 600mm, ISO 640, 1/8000s @ f/7.1 manual. HH
    3 replies | 22 view(s)
  • haseeb badar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:25 PM
    Hi Steve — Corker ! what’s not there to like in this image. I absolutely loved it. Brilliantly processed and excellent field craft as always. Loved...
    1 replies | 13 view(s)
  • Alex Becker's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:22 PM
    Alex Becker replied to a thread Great Blue Heron in Avian
    Great action frame and nice details and light. I agree re: cropping in a bit and cloning out the spots as they draw the eye. Love the reflection. TFS
    5 replies | 141 view(s)
  • Bill Dix's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:20 PM
    Bill Dix replied to a thread Canada Warbler (series) in Avian
    Great that you were able to get some frames of this difficult species. Ditto Dorian's comments. I particularly like the first of the series which...
    2 replies | 78 view(s)
  • Bill Dix's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:13 PM
    Bill Dix replied to a thread Keeper of the Day. in Avian
    A keeper indeed. Nice wing position, flight angle and green BG.
    6 replies | 96 view(s)
  • Bill Dix's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:08 PM
    Bill Dix replied to a thread semipalmated plover in Avian
    Pretty amazing. Not just to catch one of these little speedsters in flight, but to get a frame with good wing position, HA, background and light. ...
    5 replies | 214 view(s)
  • Alex Becker's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:02 PM
    Alex Becker replied to a thread Keeper of the Day. in Avian
    Great pose and BG. Some of the yellows are hot (legs and on the head) and I would address those back at the RAW if they aren't blown as it's a really...
    6 replies | 96 view(s)
  • Alex Becker's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:00 PM
    Alex Becker replied to a thread Pearl-spotted owlet in Avian
    Thanks all, much appreciated. Bill, I had great luck with both seeing owls in Kruger and getting them in the open. Got great looks at an...
    8 replies | 160 view(s)
  • Steve Kaluski's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:46 PM
    Inspired by Haseebs posting, I thought I would take a rest from processing images from Svalbard and look at what I haven't processed in terms of my...
    1 replies | 13 view(s)
  • Aditya Sridhar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:16 AM
    Aditya Sridhar replied to a thread Keeper of the Day. in Avian
    That's weird...The 200% crop is certainly very sharp. Not sure why the OP seems blurred on my screen :bugeyed: I'll look into it. Apologies
    6 replies | 96 view(s)
  • Aditya Sridhar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:13 AM
    Aditya Sridhar replied to a thread Peregrine Falcon in Avian
    Thanks a lot for the suggestions Dan and Randy. 1600 wide should solve the issue then :bg3:
    4 replies | 77 view(s)
  • dankearl's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:10 AM
    dankearl replied to a thread Keeper of the Day. in Avian
    Thanks for the comment Aditya... Here is a 200% crop of the RAW, I am not sure why you think the head is blurred? 1DS_3507-2.jpg
    6 replies | 96 view(s)
  • Randy Stout's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:08 AM
    Randy Stout replied to a thread Theme Sword-billed Hummingbird in Avian
    Dorian: Perfect comp for this subject, bill works the diagonal of the frame well, clean background. I would try a version without out the flash...
    6 replies | 83 view(s)
  • Randy Stout's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:05 AM
    Randy Stout replied to a thread Peregrine Falcon in Avian
    Lovely bird, good eye contact, well exposed with nice background. I agree with most of Dan's comments. 1600 wide is plenty large for the site,...
    4 replies | 77 view(s)
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