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Forum: Panasonic Tuesday 16th January 2018, 14:54
Replies: 75
Views: 3,756
Posted By njlarsen
On a positive note, look at which level of Nikon...

On a positive note, look at which level of Nikon camera they now have to reach for to say the AF is better. 5000 series and 7000 series cameras are no longer mentioned, it is now the actual top...
Forum: Panasonic Monday 15th January 2018, 14:23
Replies: 80
Views: 10,445
Posted By njlarsen
Well done focusing behind the branches! Niels

Well done focusing behind the branches!

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 12th January 2018, 23:04
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By njlarsen
I do not think any of them look like a Progne to...

I do not think any of them look like a Progne to me. Check ebird for year round occurrence, I would expect the CuMa to be migrated south at that time

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 12th January 2018, 00:01
Replies: 19
Views: 556
Posted By njlarsen
Send a PM to birdingcraft, he might have more...

Send a PM to birdingcraft, he might have more information about the usual range of these. Likewise, peruse these two maps for the publicly available infor for the last 10 years:...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 8th January 2018, 21:25
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By njlarsen
Thank you all, I am not too sure how common the...

Thank you all, I am not too sure how common the Ring-xxx Duck is in BBD. :-O

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 21:38
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By njlarsen
I don't know if Vermilion F. reaches that high, I...

I don't know if Vermilion F. reaches that high, I feel there is some red in this one.

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 21:36
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By njlarsen
I forgot about BWVI being migratory, they are...

I forgot about BWVI being migratory, they are more permanent at my usual haunts

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 18:35
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By njlarsen
Duck in Barbados

Hello all,
a couple of days ago and only a couple of rather poor images: is the nearer bird a Ring-necked Duck? I have the other one as Blue-winged Teal.

Thanks
Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 16:34
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By njlarsen
I may be imagining but I think there is a hint of...

I may be imagining but I think there is a hint of the whisker in the second image and the angle on the first and the lightning would be why it is not so visible there.

Niels
Forum: Panasonic Sunday 7th January 2018, 15:23
Replies: 75
Views: 3,756
Posted By njlarsen
https://www.43rumors.com/gh5s-high-iso-clips/ Nie...

https://www.43rumors.com/gh5s-high-iso-clips/

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 15:21
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By njlarsen
Thanks Dave. I do not believe it is in full...

Thanks Dave.
I do not believe it is in full breeding plumage: the plumes were in real life not as long as they have been in other Little Egrets I have seen. It might be growing them back and getting...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 15:15
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By njlarsen
I think both are possible in October:...

I think both are possible in October: http://ebird.org/ebird/map/reevir?neg=true&env.minX=&env.minY=&env.maxX=&env.maxY=&zh=false&gp=false&ev=Z&mr=on&bmo=10&emo=10&yr=last10

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th January 2018, 01:50
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By njlarsen
Little Egret or hybrid in Barbados

Hi all,
this bird seems to click all the boxes except maybe a shorter than normal bill. However, I keep having the feeling there is something wrong. Are we actually looking at a hybrid Little x...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 6th January 2018, 22:28
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By njlarsen
I think what Bryon really is saying is that the...

I think what Bryon really is saying is that the white birds are Little while the grey are reef ...

Niels
Forum: Panasonic Saturday 6th January 2018, 21:26
Replies: 75
Views: 3,756
Posted By njlarsen
This is the latest I have seen...

This is the latest I have seen (https://www.43rumors.com/ft5-first-images-new-panasonic-gh5s-leaked/). Due to be officially announced within a week I think?

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 6th January 2018, 21:16
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By njlarsen
When were these taken? at least in migration...

When were these taken? at least in migration Red-eyed V would be a confounding factor.

Even so, I think I see enough in bird 1 to say BwVI, not sure about 2 and 3

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 6th January 2018, 21:10
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By njlarsen
Distribution seems centered on Florida (Keys) and...

Distribution seems centered on Florida (Keys) and Cuba, but range is from Maine to Belize it seems:...
Forum: Mexico Saturday 6th January 2018, 18:16
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By njlarsen
Thanks for the follow up! You did better than I...

Thanks for the follow up! You did better than I have with a couple of species, While I still have a couple you did not mention.

Niels
Forum: Panasonic Saturday 6th January 2018, 17:54
Replies: 75
Views: 3,756
Posted By njlarsen
If you are that video centric and with birds...

If you are that video centric and with birds never showing where light is plentyfull, maybe your target should be the GH5s?

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 4th January 2018, 01:03
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By njlarsen
Social and Rusty-margined are really similar,...

Social and Rusty-margined are really similar, best told apart by voice according to one book I checked some time ago.

Rusty-margined seems more frequently reported from Medellin (poblado) according...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 4th January 2018, 00:56
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By njlarsen
I have never seen Chapman. I think the images are...

I have never seen Chapman. I think the images are compatible with Chimney, but possibly also with other possibilities. I have seen Chimney in the US and have a 95% sure observation from Dominica....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 15:19
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By njlarsen
Two comments: Dorsal really is the upperside,...

Two comments:
Dorsal really is the upperside, you mean ventral.

Humans are generally really poor at judging distance and therefore also at judging size. Did you have another bird at the same...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 14:53
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By njlarsen
I agree that a Spanish "J" pronunciation is a...

I agree that a Spanish "J" pronunciation is a rather good match for how I hear the second part of that Dutch sound.

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 01:44
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By njlarsen
Tawny eagle? Niels

Tawny eagle?

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 00:03
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By njlarsen
Why not semipalmated? Niels

Why not semipalmated?

Niels
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