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RBW in Flight

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by susan_breau from Hamilton, Ontario CA on 18 Feb 2014
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I was trying to catch this Red-bellied woodpecker in flight; he sure was fast!

  • Camera: NIKON D800
  • Focal: 500 mm
  • Shutter speed: 0.0005 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 6.7
  • ISO: 500
tagged: red-bellied woodpecker ontario birds winter

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susan_breau posted 2014-02-20 7:43am

Thanks Linda S! Yes, he flew right over our heads, and boy was he fast, but I guess I was just as fast for once!! How many times do you just get their tail in your shot!!!

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Linda Steele posted 2014-02-19 3:48pm

Looks like it flew directly over your head. Quick reflex getting the nice shot.

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susan_breau posted 2014-02-18 2:45pm

Thanks Linda! He was so FAST!

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Linda_Baker posted 2014-02-18 2:27pm

Nice action shot and details, Susan!

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