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Old Apr 22, 2011, 10:21 AM   #1
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Default Preening Robin

This Robin spent a lot of time having a preen in the early morning sun. Photo is a crop of image and was taken at a distance of 100 feet from subject using a Sony A200 and 700mm of optics.
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70-300 Sony apo G SSM Zoom

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Old Apr 22, 2011, 11:04 AM   #2
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That is really a fantastic looking shot at that distance.

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This is pretty awesome from such a distance!

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Thank you for your kind comments, JJ and BH. 700mm, even on a tripod, can be a challange due to camera shake and narrow depth of field. At this focal length the f stop is fixed at about f8.
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