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squirl033
01-11-2010, 06:13 PM
tree swallows, that is... sometimes they let me get close, like this one who posed for me even as i got so close my 100-400L wouldn't focus, and i had to back off a step... :eek: 40D, 400mm, 1/800 @ f/10...

http://i256.photobucket.com/albums/hh173/squirl034/IMG_1659asm.jpg

Bambi
01-11-2010, 08:10 PM
what a cutie! making sure you get his good side!

Mad Aussie
01-12-2010, 03:36 AM
tree swallows, that is... sometimes they let me get close, like this one who posed for me even as i got so close my 100-400L wouldn't focus, and i had to back off a step... :eek: 40D, 400mm, 1/800 @ f/10...

WOW ... you were within 1.8m then! Amazingly close for these little guys!! Love the blues in the feathers!

Iguanasan
01-12-2010, 12:49 PM
Very beautiful colouring. Wonderful capture!