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Taken in my back garden in Barnes, SW London.
***As ever bigger is better!!!!!*****
Focal length: 180 mm
Flash: 4 flash units
An excellent capture and amazing quality
cracking action shot good capture lovely
Wow, that's great.
Wow...what a superb capture, agreat image full of detail
Fantastic capture,well done.
excellent shot well done
This is FANTASTIC! Just love this inflight shot. Wow!
brilliant capture.great timing
Did it land ok? or was it blinded by the atom bomb of flashes going off... Lol.
Great shot! Love the expression on 'his' face. Great dof and sharpness as well!
Top quality in-flight capture, very well done
Now that's an amazing capture...excellent!
WOW, that is superb,
what a great shot i've been trying to capture birds in flight have been succesful but not as succesful as that
Great capture love the Pose.
Superb capture, well done. Click.
Fantastic action shot/brilliant.
This is a fantastic shot
Super flight capture.love it
A terrific inflight capture, superbly timed
Magnificent shot ! Hope the bird could see after the flash ;-]
well done.... great capture!
stone me this is quality on a plate, outstanding
They don't get much better than this. Outstanding photography.
Great timing good shot.Peter
A first class action shot. Well timed!
Amazing photo - must have taken alot of work.
A wonderful in-flight capture
Another amazing shot. Do you mind if I ask how you set up the flash guns for these?
For these shots I use a high shutter speed(1/6400s) so all the light needs to be supplied by flashes. I have 2 for the foreground (the bird) and two for the background. The flash is set in high sync mode to allow the higher shutter speed. One flash is the master and the other three are set up as wireless slaves.
There are a lot more misses than hits but it's great when it works and you can always delete the failures.
Geoff, thanks for sharing the details.
I can imagine that there would be a lot of missed shots, but these are really great and well worth the effort.
This shot is again BRILLIANT
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