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Old Aug 9, 2011, 7:01 PM   #1
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Default Another Fogo Island Feathered Friend!

Here is another Fogo Island duck capture that I want to share with you. As per my previously posted duck pics, this too was taken handheld using one of my Sony A500's and the Minolta 100-300mm APO (D) lens, at full zoom. (ISO 200, f/8, 1/320th sec)

I could not afford the Sony 70-300mm "G" lens at the time, so I picked this one up for a whopping $575 less! And to my eyes, the Minolta results look every bit as good! Stopped down, this lens is incredibly sharp, and I never tire of those famous "Minolta colours"!


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Old Aug 9, 2011, 10:11 PM   #2
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Great DOF and detail! Thank you for sharing!
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Old Aug 23, 2011, 1:24 AM   #3
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Lovely shot, the colors and detail are incredible.
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