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    Ocular question

    Hi guys, This year I will be starting to do some volunteer work with the LBV here in southern Germany and find myself looking to buy a scope which I can use for bird monitoring ect. I have never owned or used a scope but after reading loads of posts here I am tending towards getting the Meopta...
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    olympus om-d e-mx1 vs Nikon D500

    Hi guys, I was out in my local patch yesterday with my D500 and 200-500mm and getting some good shots of a grey heron and egrets, A guy came along who had an Olypus om-d e-mx1, there was something in the software which all he had to do was lock focus on the eye and it just seemed to follow the...
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    Using fill flash

    Hi guys, at this time of year where I live there isn’t much light around to photograph birds. I am thinking of trying a little fill flash to bring the light up a touch. Has anybody tried this technique? I have seen on YT a few wildlife photographers using fill flash and was just wondering what...
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    Nikon 200-500mm tripod collar

    Hi Guys, As many of you may know the tripod collar of the above named lens is anything but good, do any of you know of a good alternative which can be bought?
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    Hi from Germany, the Munich area

    Hi everyone, I have been living in Germany now for around 30, I originally come from Preston, Lancashire, GB. Where I live is quite good for birding, between Starnbergersee and Ammersee. Best wishes, Ian