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MN Shutterbug

Willing model.

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Normally, these guys won't sit still long enough for a portrait type of shot.

Canon 30D .... Canon 100-400L lens ... ISO 640 ... EC +1 ... F8 - 1/100 sec. at 400mm and handheld. This was cropped pretty heavily to show the detail possible with the 100-400 lens. If I had been using a monopod or tripod, I'm sure it would have been even sharper.

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That's quite a portrait, X. Well exposed against the sky.

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Nice one X! I just got a 100-400L about a month ago and love it.

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Nice one X! I just got a 100-400L about a month ago and love it.

I'll never part with mine. It's just as sharp of a lens as I'll ever need. I'm not saying all my shots are this sharp, but at least it shows the possibilities.

Thanks, all.

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Mike I know that if I would have been hand holding it would have never been as sharp as that. Maybe it is time to give up the coffee grin

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Jim, by the looks of your avatar, I doubt that coffee is your problem. wink

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Mike I was tired of the pics that I had so I was going through Photobucket and just laughed when I saw that one so I had to download it. I have gone back to the birds but still need to shoot something for a new avatar but it will have to be more of a spring thing so might have to for the migration to start.

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