Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
More discoveries. NEW: Zeiss Victory SF 32

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.27 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: njlarsen
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 01:15
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By njlarsen
Thirded

Thirded
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 9th July 2020, 17:31
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By njlarsen
Did you see the head as blackish in real life...

Did you see the head as blackish in real life too? If so, I think Nanday (which obviously would be an escape) seems a good bet.

Niels
Forum: Olympus Wednesday 8th July 2020, 00:33
Replies: 33
Views: 1,374
Posted By njlarsen
I have told this before: I was in Ecuador when a...

I have told this before: I was in Ecuador when a raptor flew into a tree. I had my (back then) Pana GH2 with 100-300 over the shoulder, and got in two photos before it flew off. The guys with the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 7th July 2020, 19:14
Replies: 5
Views: 114
Posted By njlarsen
The species seems right. If an older bird could...

The species seems right. If an older bird could look like this? maybe, I am not sure.

Niels
Forum: Opus Discussion Area Tuesday 7th July 2020, 01:34
Replies: 9
Views: 162
Posted By njlarsen
Sorry Josh, What I thought I said was that the...

Sorry Josh, What I thought I said was that the bird in the first link I gave had been discussed in the thread I then linked to. I did not disagree that the Opus image needs to be replaced.

Niels
Forum: Opus Discussion Area Tuesday 7th July 2020, 01:23
Replies: 9
Views: 162
Posted By njlarsen
This photo has just been discussed in the id...

This photo has just been discussed in the id forum and ended as a hemispingus: https://www.birdforum.net/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=645515 (see...
Forum: Sony Monday 6th July 2020, 23:25
Replies: 308
Views: 49,691
Posted By njlarsen
As far as I know, Sony has mirrorless but not...

As far as I know, Sony has mirrorless but not m4/3?

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 6th July 2020, 19:36
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By njlarsen
Where in CR? location does matter! Niels

Where in CR? location does matter!

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 6th July 2020, 02:09
Replies: 9
Views: 310
Posted By njlarsen
Which brings me to saying that the original photo...

Which brings me to saying that the original photo would be welcome into the gallery here in Birdforum

Niels
Forum: Olympus Monday 6th July 2020, 02:07
Replies: 33
Views: 1,374
Posted By njlarsen
So far this would be my answer, although there...

So far this would be my answer, although there has been threads here in BF about using phones held up to a scope for digiscoping.

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th July 2020, 17:36
Replies: 9
Views: 310
Posted By njlarsen
I think you are right. compare for example with...

I think you are right. compare for example with
https://www.birdforum.net/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=639863 (warbler)...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 5th July 2020, 00:50
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
Have you ever actually heard any number of...

Have you ever actually heard any number of minority people talk about bird names as a problem?

Just to mention one story I have heard from an African American: being stopped by a police person,...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 5th July 2020, 00:18
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
I agree that judging a person by what a family...

I agree that judging a person by what a family member has done seems rather ridiculous. It is like blaming Mary Trump for what her uncle is doing.

Niels
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 4th July 2020, 00:58
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By njlarsen
It has been a while since I was in Europe (COVID)...

It has been a while since I was in Europe (COVID) and since I saw a raven, but it is a lot easier on a flying bird.

Niels
Forum: Olympus Saturday 4th July 2020, 00:47
Replies: 33
Views: 1,374
Posted By njlarsen
If I was only using a camera for family photos...

If I was only using a camera for family photos and I was 20, I would likely go with a phone as well. It takes time to realize that the wide-angle lenses on most of these are enlarging noses and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 4th July 2020, 00:15
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By njlarsen
I think (while I lived in WI) that I only ticked...

I think (while I lived in WI) that I only ticked any of them when I had heard them. They are quite specific.

Niels
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 4th July 2020, 00:08
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
Sometimes that is exactly what it means because...

Sometimes that is exactly what it means because it detracts from those things that actually means something.

Niels
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 3rd July 2020, 21:51
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
We can hope it is truly being combined, but my...

We can hope it is truly being combined, but my impression is that more often than not it is an easy excuse to calm the conscience.


Niels
Forum: Information Wanted Friday 3rd July 2020, 17:01
Replies: 8
Views: 339
Posted By njlarsen
Within the link provided by KC you can click...

Within the link provided by KC you can click Ebird and thereafter explore and then species maps to get the representation I like the best. Direct link: https://ebird.org/map

Niels
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Friday 3rd July 2020, 14:02
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
I want to answer in a very different direction to...

I want to answer in a very different direction to where most others have gone. To me it feels like people want to change bird names because the is not dangerous to them, while if they changed...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Thursday 2nd July 2020, 00:09
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
I would rather have a species named for a person...

I would rather have a species named for a person than to have species no 26 that is yellow-something Tyrant/tyrannulet/etc

Niels
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 1st July 2020, 23:59
Replies: 39
Views: 1,249
Posted By njlarsen
you forgot to add a link/photo

you forgot to add a link/photo
Forum: Panasonic Wednesday 1st July 2020, 23:57
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By njlarsen
I have no real experience with your camera but I...

I have no real experience with your camera but I am sure it is a white-balance problem with the flower colors. Look in the manual/online on how to set white balance manually and see if that would...
Forum: Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD Wednesday 1st July 2020, 01:56
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By njlarsen
OK, they seem to have updated the page so no more...

OK, they seem to have updated the page so no more chances for me. Maybe another time.

Niels
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 30th June 2020, 17:47
Replies: 212
Views: 17,379
Posted By njlarsen
The above would be enough to make me still vote...

The above would be enough to make me still vote against a change.

Niels
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 


Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.24306893 seconds with 10 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 17:11.