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Forum: Cameras And Photography Wednesday 8th May 2019, 09:13
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Sbiriguda
https://imgur.com/a/XFnV3M7 Here other pictures...

https://imgur.com/a/XFnV3M7

Here other pictures shot the same day with the same gear
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 7th May 2019, 18:55
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thanks for your answer

Thanks for your answer
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 7th May 2019, 18:55
Replies: 13
Views: 1,048
Posted By Sbiriguda
Informative thread I’m following

Informative thread I’m following
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 7th May 2019, 17:03
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Sbiriguda
https://ufile.io/n79x8hyk The only "good"...

https://ufile.io/n79x8hyk

The only "good" pictures were shot from a very short distance, few meters. I uploaded some pictures of birds on buoys or a crow flying close to an antenna. None of them...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 7th May 2019, 16:54
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By Sbiriguda
How to take close up pictures from a distance

That's probably one of the dumbest questions you ever heard in this forum
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQDv8COxM6Y
In the video above they get very sharp pictures because they get very close to...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 30th April 2019, 21:48
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By Sbiriguda
Lens fine tuning

I have a Nikon D3100 body + Sigma 150-600 mm lens that soon will be delivered. I got different suggestions...
Some say the tuning must be done by the official Sigma retailer (here it is 80 euros...)....
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 30th April 2019, 21:24
Replies: 10
Views: 939
Posted By Sbiriguda
I think both low cost Black Strap clones at the...

I think both low cost Black Strap clones at the links have an under-the-arm strap. Perhaps they might do the job...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 30th April 2019, 15:11
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By Sbiriguda
Number of clicks on point and shoot cameras

I have always been told that there is no way to understand how many clicks have been done with a point and shoot camera because they have no shutter.

Is it really totally impossible or perhaps there...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Tuesday 30th April 2019, 15:10
Replies: 14
Views: 2,063
Posted By Sbiriguda
Best 2019 bridge cameras for birding

I asked about the same topic some years ago and I would like to refresh my ideas...
Provided bridge cameras are mostly for birds identification and not suitable for birding, especially for birds in...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Tuesday 30th April 2019, 05:01
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By Sbiriguda
A thing I found quite upsetting is that to use...

A thing I found quite upsetting is that to use this mic with a smartphone you actually need an additional cold shoe mount (I think this is the name) to hold microphone and smartphone
Forum: Nikon Thursday 25th April 2019, 14:56
Replies: 12
Views: 1,120
Posted By Sbiriguda
Eventually I decided to make to break the piggy...

Eventually I decided to make to break the piggy bank and to get a Sigma contemporary 150-600 mm
Forum: Cameras And Photography Thursday 25th April 2019, 12:00
Replies: 10
Views: 939
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thanks, that sounds nice, but I think the Nikon...

Thanks, that sounds nice, but I think the Nikon D3100 + Sigma contemporary 150-600 mm are too heavy for that one. Too bad because that sounds very good and right now is discounted on Amazon Italy
Forum: Cameras And Photography Thursday 25th April 2019, 10:40
Replies: 10
Views: 939
Posted By Sbiriguda
Low cost alternatives to black rapid straps

Hello,
I have to buy a strap, and I am thinking of Black Rapid Sport
Honestly it's a bit expensive provided I am just an occasional photographer...
I was also suggested to take a look to Lowepro...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Saturday 20th April 2019, 23:12
Replies: 0
Views: 399
Posted By Sbiriguda
Video making gear suggestions for Kruger

Hello,
in a trip to Kruger my main interest would be photography also because I dont have specific equipment for videomaking and I have a limited budget due to previous expenses for the trip. My...
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Tuesday 16th April 2019, 07:33
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By Sbiriguda
Nice, that looks exactly what I needed

Nice, that looks exactly what I needed
Forum: Bird Sounds Recording Eqpt & Discussion Monday 15th April 2019, 15:05
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By Sbiriguda
Iphone microphone with wind noise cancelling

Hello,
I am a newbie and I need an ultra cheap solution for birding and animals for the next trip to Kruger Park (South Africa).
Right now I am just planning to use an Iphone perhaps with a...
Forum: South Africa Sunday 14th April 2019, 13:46
Replies: 0
Views: 192
Posted By Sbiriguda
Krugerpark roads advice - birding and other animals

I arranged to make a trip schedule for Panorama Route and Kruger. I am now trying to breakdown by roads and sighting spots the several camps I already booked. Perhaps you can give me some hints... I...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 14th April 2019, 13:29
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thanks I have been told to get a "C" or "H" bag...

Thanks
I have been told to get a "C" or "H" bag type, best to be used in cars
Forum: Cameras And Photography Saturday 13th April 2019, 16:04
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Sbiriguda
Bean bag size and type

I would like to buy or self build a bag for a trip to Kruger Park. The bag would be used mostly on a car window
I will use Nikon D3100 + one out of

Sigma 150-500 f/5.6-6.3 con attacco Nikon F
Nikon...
Forum: Nikon Saturday 13th April 2019, 15:53
Replies: 12
Views: 1,120
Posted By Sbiriguda
I am going to buy the lenses soon and I am...

I am going to buy the lenses soon and I am considering

Sigma 150-500 f/5.6-6.3 Nikon F type
Nikon af-s 70-300 VR 4.5-5.6 G

Sigma or Tamron 100-400 were also one of the models you suggested but I...
Forum: South Africa Sunday 7th April 2019, 12:17
Replies: 48
Views: 1,603
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thank you I think I will buy Honeyguide directly...

Thank you
I think I will buy Honeyguide directly in the Kruger and then either Robert's app or a book
Forum: South Africa Friday 5th April 2019, 12:57
Replies: 48
Views: 1,603
Posted By Sbiriguda
Is there a book or Iphone app or similar you...

Is there a book or Iphone app or similar you would suggest for birds sounds and species recognition in Kruger?
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 26th March 2019, 18:44
Replies: 12
Views: 1,120
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thank you all for your...

Thank you all for your suggestions
https://m.subito.it/fotografia/sigma-150-500-af-brescia-287723547.htm
I found this 150-500 sigma Af for 300 eur Nikon type
I think ll call the guy and ask to see...
Forum: South Africa Friday 22nd March 2019, 08:07
Replies: 48
Views: 1,603
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thanks again all

Thanks again all
Forum: South Africa Thursday 21st March 2019, 08:14
Replies: 48
Views: 1,603
Posted By Sbiriguda
Thank you all for your answers My plan is to...

Thank you all for your answers
My plan is to spend some days driving on roads "randomly" and some days spending almost one day or at least half day close to waterholes
I also have to listen what my...
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