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Old 19th March 2010, 23:08   #8236
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Some bird shots...

What is the name of this bird, found it on my fence.

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Couple of Fighter Cocks.

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Old 20th March 2010, 00:44   #8237
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What is the name of this bird, found it on my fence.
That's commonly called Seven Sisters. Actual name is Jungle Babbler.
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Old 20th March 2010, 14:05   #8238
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Where are all the fishes gone today ???

Thanks for reminding me of the correct origins Samurai san !!

Where are all the fishes gone today ??? (from today's lalbagh shots, thanks Veeresh for tolerating me again !!!)
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Old 20th March 2010, 14:14   #8239
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Flying Eagle

Eagle soaring high , From my roof top

Tv=1/800 Av= 8.0 ISO 800 ,

Canon 500D with Sigma 70-300 APO DG hand held

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Old 20th March 2010, 15:52   #8240
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Nice composition there!
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Old 20th March 2010, 23:24   #8241
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Thanks TG. You have got a lovely one with a good messge in it. It shows the beauty of fatherhood to me !
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Old 21st March 2010, 02:41   #8242
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Nice composition there!
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Wow ! That is a great shot TG, agree with shaju. It got a message in there, being dressed formally means that guy is in his working hours and still finds time to spend with his baby. Which most of us wouldn't do or our life style doesn't allow ! Great ! Keep em coming !
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Old 21st March 2010, 03:11   #8243
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Thanks man. What lens did you shoot the parrot with?

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Thanks. Well, he just returned from a flight and appeared with his baby for the shoot. So you are right in every sense of the word. They were a lovely pair.
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Old 21st March 2010, 11:55   #8244
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Shot enroute to Vagamon last October.
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Old 21st March 2010, 13:29   #8245
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What lens did you shoot the parrot with?
TG, thats done with a 'poor man's' telephoto lens the 70-300 VR II ! Infact a 135mm was enough for it, because they were in group and busy eating the fruit, not bothered about the paparazzis.

Shed your egos and be nice to your society !!
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Nice Caption.

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Old 21st March 2010, 20:01   #8247
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Poor man's tele eh? Well...you can still come up with rich compositions Shaju!

Some color from my side.
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Old 21st March 2010, 20:43   #8248
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Well he can shift to Pentax Medium format 645. He can reuse his lenses, and no problem of developing! BTW the medium format makes other cams look tiny!
Correct me if i am wrong but Currently there is only one D645 available from Pentax and that is only available in Japan and its not Full Frame its Crop MF kit.

Rest of 645 camera from Pentax will still use 120/220 film.
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Old 21st March 2010, 22:17   #8249
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Shaju,

Nice shots. We should get more "Lens Heads" for these meets.

Here are some of mine, some of them might be considered as overly processed, but I am happy. I took something that was boring, shot in mid-day harsh light and made it into something interesting. What do you guys think?
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Shaju,

Nice shots. We should get more "Lens Heads" for these meets.

Here are some of mine, some of them might be considered as overly processed, but I am happy. I took something that was boring, shot in mid-day harsh light and made it into something interesting. What do you guys think?
The second one is awesome. Which cam you are using?
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