Hi Rachel, I'm on my iPad, so can't comment on the 50 shades of white :), but regardless it is a lovely image. It's definitely worth spending time on.
Thanks to everyone.
I took this picture today at Anhinga Trail.
Lens: 300 mm f/2.8 AIS
1/500 sec f/8.0 ISO 400
There are two darker lines - about halfway between the left hand edge and the polar bear just above the line of the ice. I took them as ripples.
I'm a big proponent of manual exposure for BIF, but I see no compelling reason to use it for landscapes. I'd be interested in what other people have
If aperture priority works for you, use it. Not a lot of difference between dialing in exposure compensation if the background is changing and changing
I like the banking pose, sharpness, exposure, OOF mountains and composition. Excellent image Arthur!
I like the low angle, sharpness, exposure, clean BG and composition. Well done Bill!
I like the setting, HA, sharpness, low angle and composition. I also like how the tail is holding down some of the grass. Excellent image Matthew!
Beautiful natural surrounding to compliment this handsome looking bird. Excellent image, Matthew.
Spent an afternoon at Maumee Bay State Park a couple of months ago photographing gulls and practicing flight photography.
Barrow, Alaska | June | Canon 1D4 | Canon 600mm f4 IS | f5.6, 1/1250, ISO 400
going through more Barrow files. On my first visit four years
Here is a rather whimsical repost/creation of an image posted tonight in Avian here.
Don't be shy; all comments welcome.
This one was taken on an overcast day (yesterday), late afternoon.
Full frame cropped from horizontal and a little canvas added to the top.
I took advantage of the clean fresh snowfall this past weekend and was rewarded with a nice series of juncos on the snow images. Posing nicely on a fluffy
I love tanagers and the smaller the better!
This guy is extremely small (4'') and besides that is quite active so some times I believe I am shooting
I've been following the discussion on manual exposure vs. aperture priority in the landscape forum here: http://www.birdphotographers.net/for...Snow-At-Sunset
Hill Country, TX
D3, 600, ISO 800, f8, 1/400
Here’s another one from my great day in the snow at Bosque. This Snow Goose in flight image was created with the Gitzo 3532 LS carbon fiber tripod,