Sunday, February 15, 2015

A few more photos from Ross

Had another hour with the camera at Ross on Saturday. The state of tide & the light were quite different from the previous week, but I managed to find plenty to snap at.

Here are the "best" efforts...

Black-headed gull
Male teal
I feel like Jono!

Saturday, February 7, 2015

mostly off-patch "record shots"

Purchased a secondhand 400mm lens from the dreaded ebay a couple of weeks ago, and have been playing about with it a bit since it arrived. Slowly getting the hang of things, although still a lot to learn. Really enjoying the instant response from the camera, after becoming increasingly frustrated by the lack of pace of the bridge camera. The following are the "best" results so far, heavily sharpened natch...

Robin in the garden

Black-tailed Godwit at Ross

Greenshank at Ross
Black-headed Gull at Ross

Dunlin at Ross

Redshank at Ross