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Old Jul 29, 2007, 11:38 PM   #1
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Took this today with my backup ist*D. My K10D is still a guest at the Pentax laboratory. The ole' iist*D body still works pretty good despite it's sluggish performance. Shot with the FA*300 f/4.5 in RAW, ISO 1600, f/8 @ 1/750. Processed then ran NR on it......cheers....Don
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Old Jul 30, 2007, 12:23 AM   #2
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oohh wow
awesome



i am giving up on bird photography i think
i am so far behind
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Old Jul 30, 2007, 2:40 AM   #3
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Great shot, just goes to show it never matters what camera, but who is behind it.
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Old Jul 30, 2007, 6:25 AM   #4
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don,
give us a break!!!! you people don't know how lucky you are. sheesh, lol

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Old Jul 30, 2007, 6:55 AM   #5
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:O:O:O WoW :O:O:O

I haven't even seen one of those in the wild,
figures we don't have much wildlife where I am.

Stunning shot

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Old Jul 30, 2007, 6:58 AM   #6
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Breath-taking, Don! Thanks for getting the "ole" boy out! Hope ya get the k10d back soon but this is awesome!

Thanks for sharing!

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Don, that is fantastic. Where were you standing to get such and interesting shot? Not often you can shoot down on an eagle!

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Old Jul 30, 2007, 7:05 AM   #8
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Great angle.

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Old Jul 30, 2007, 8:00 AM   #9
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I suspose this is the best you could hope for shooting with an old camera.



Better luck next time....



Only joking - it is a very impressive shot. Really have to have the key elements - a great subject and someone with talent.



The tools for the job are largely secondary.



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Really stupendous. Thanks for posting a different view of a magnificent bird.

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