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Reflections of a Sand Martin

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Version 2 is with noise reduction, and is a cleaned up version of an earlier upload

Focus was just beyond the feather and I just managed to get the
reflecton in focus

These things seem to travel about 100mph and are at most 6" across wingspan

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS-1D Mark III
Lens:Sigma 300-800
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:20 Jun 2012 - 9:27 AM
Focal Length:648mm
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/2500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:800
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Reflections of a Sand Martin
Username:NeilS NeilS
Uploaded:6 Oct 2012 - 12:46 PM
Tags:Bif, Bird, Sand martin, Wildlife / nature
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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
6 Oct 2012 - 12:53 PM

A good swoop shot like it regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2012 - 1:57 PM

Stunning capture, what a cracking shot.

Glyn

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
6 Oct 2012 - 2:51 PM

Stunning capture.

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avacreates
6 Oct 2012 - 3:06 PM

very cool image, love it, would have been hard to capture.
AVA

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4600 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom63 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2012 - 4:15 PM

Superb shot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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ensign
ensign e2 Member 7185 forum postsensign vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2012 - 6:43 PM

Superb shot.
Bernard

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brian1208
brian1208 e2 Member 1110269 forum postsbrian1208 vcard United Kingdom12 Constructive Critique Points
15 Oct 2012 - 12:15 PM

That's some serious kit you used to get the shot, with an impressive result considering the FL

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UKWanderer
UKWanderer e2 Member 1UKWanderer vcard England
22 Dec 2013 - 7:40 PM

Fabulous! Grin Grin Grin

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