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He knew i was there...

By k8255
I know lots of people are uploading photos of birds at the moment and mine isnt nearly as ggod, but i was really excited by how close it came to me, havent uploaded anything like this beofre so please give me your comments.

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Voters: Jimbob, suleesia, lloydy and 3 more

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Jimbob 11 9 England
27 Feb 2005 10:59AM
well taken they can get quiet tame. well composed jimbo

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suleesia 12 176 Malaysia
27 Feb 2005 11:02AM
I know the feeling, excellent effort.
Try to watch out for the background, go low and tilt up angle against a tree in the background works usually.. Nevertheless an excellent effort, Kate.
mr g 12 403 3 United Kingdom
27 Feb 2005 11:37AM
Tried to capture a shot of a robin today so I now how hard this can be. Good effort
Hawkgenes 11 10 United Kingdom
27 Feb 2005 12:39PM
Good try. I've taken hundreds and discarded most of them. I try to avoid any sun as it causes shadows or highlights on the bird.
Last year I put a flat topped feeder about 4 feet from the kitchen window with seeds bread and a fat ball hanging from the washing line. I mount the camera on tripod and wait until they turn up. Even then it may take an hour or two to get anything worthwhile - good hunting.

The other problem we have here is the sheer quality of the photos on this site. As I've found its something to aim for.

dougv 12 8.4k 3 England
27 Feb 2005 3:18PM
A jolly good first try at a Robin shot.
The DOF could be a bit shallower, but it isn't too bad.
Nicely framed subject.
I think the sun's angle has probably spoilt this shot for you.
Keep trying and keep uploading.

Well done.


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