Flushing Mallards.....

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Flushing Mallards.....

Postby canadacaller » Thu Nov 18, 2010 3:47 pm

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Figures....One of my Favorite Shots , but I didn't keep the whole bird in frame. Yep, That's been my luck this year!!!! I nearly cut his head off.....:mad::mad:


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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby Whitehorse » Thu Nov 18, 2010 5:07 pm

spectacular...

equiptment?
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby wingcutter » Thu Nov 18, 2010 5:09 pm

WOW, awesome shots! That first one looks like a cripple that just hit the water
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby REM1100 » Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:59 am

How close were and what telephoto did you use. Good burst speed :thumbsup:
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby canadacaller » Fri Nov 19, 2010 3:37 am

THanks Guys!


Whitehorse wrote:spectacular...

equiptment?



I was using a Canon 1D Mark III and a Canon 400mm f/5.6
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby REM1100 » Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:07 pm

The Right Stuff :thumbsup:
Let' see some more great pics..any to keep us from being bored this winter.
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby alanwebfoot » Fri Nov 19, 2010 12:34 pm

fantastic you need to post these on the taxidermynet site too!! it would blow them away!
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby goodkarmarising » Fri Nov 19, 2010 1:43 pm

very nice pics :thumbsup:
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby rollo » Fri Nov 19, 2010 3:20 pm

Very nice shots.
A duck call can be a wonderful conservation tool.
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby nomaspescado » Mon Dec 13, 2010 12:37 am

Beautiful shots, canadacaller !
What kind of shutter speeds are required to freeze that kind of fast movement?
Thanks for sharing :beer:
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby canadacaller » Wed Dec 15, 2010 12:55 pm

Thanks Guys!!!


nomaspescado wrote:Beautiful shots, canadacaller !
What kind of shutter speeds are required to freeze that kind of fast movement?
Thanks for sharing :beer:


In Great light ,I've done it as low as !/800 sec. , but generally, its at 1/1600 sec or higher.......

Having Good Light is helpful.... :yes: :yes:
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Re: Flushing Mallards.....

Postby The Cat Island Drake » Thu Dec 16, 2010 12:01 am

very nice :beer:
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