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Old Jan 8, 2010, 6:30 AM   #1
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Its been really tough getting close enough to these little guys for a shot...It was really cold that morning and maybe the cold slowed them down some...
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Old Jan 8, 2010, 8:44 AM   #2
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Well John, you certainly did a great job with these. Fine bit of cropping too! Cheers, Dan
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Old Jan 8, 2010, 9:05 AM   #3
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Very pretty bird, lovely capture!!! Is this with the 400mm f5.6?
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Old Jan 8, 2010, 9:52 AM   #4
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lovely capture, i love the lighting and smooth oof areas.
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Old Jan 8, 2010, 1:25 PM   #5
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Thanks guys for taking the time to look and comment...Great ego boost...
Mark.....Yes, this was taken with the 100-400 5.6....AV priority, 400mm, 5.6, and at my age, image stabilization running wide open...
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Nice shot.
Looks like he has one serious attitude!
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John - great capture of a very cute Bluebird. Fine use of light, wonderful detail, great expression too!
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Great photos.
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