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LTT in the Snow

By brian1208
It was snowing but still the LTTs came to feed (we had Robin and what I think was a Chiffchaff too)

It was much too dark to make it worth trying for a natural light shot so I popped the flash gun on the camera, set it to manual mode, got the angle right to cut down "flash-back" from the kitchen window and started shooting.

This one I loved because it set the mood, cold and dark with falling snow.

Hope you like it too and any comments on the technique would be welcomed

Tags: Flash Birds Feeder Ltt Through glass Wildlife and nature Flash and lighting Canon 50d

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Comments


motorsportpictures 13 289 23 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2009 4:37PM
Brilliant capture.
Such great detail and composition.
Scott
KarenFB Plus
16 5.8k 184 England
2 Feb 2009 4:43PM
Beautiful!
shandoor 13 1 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2009 4:44PM
Absolutely beautiful love it wonderful shot
Shandoor
Robyn2012 13 1 Australia
2 Feb 2009 4:52PM
love the lighting,so pretty
Karrol 13 29 England
2 Feb 2009 4:58PM
Love it!
Brilliant capture.
kencbr 15 4 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2009 5:10PM
superb shot, fantastic detail
Superb capture.....Joe
Cormy 14 3 England
2 Feb 2009 5:20PM
Cracking capture.
Cheers
Alan
Dotrob 16 Wales
2 Feb 2009 5:20PM
Lovely.
Dot
SoulOfNature 13 23 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2009 5:21PM
This is so gorgeous,a beautiful image,well captured.

Jean x
A real little cracker
brian1208 18 11.8k 12 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2009 7:12PM
Thanks everyone - glad you are enjoying it
2 Feb 2009 7:30PM
Cracking shot.
gwood 14 2 England
2 Feb 2009 8:25PM
Superb capture of this lively bird.
Geoff
3 Feb 2009 8:44PM
Very well captured, lovely image.
David

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