Took this photo back in September during migration. This fella was all alone in a clearing on a cutline in the middle of the bush, when I approached him he took off fairly well although it looked like he had a broken leg. May have been attacked by a predator or was hit by gunfire as it...
I have a problem in ViewNX where the picture is in RAW format but has a symbol below it in the bottom right corner and when I click on the photo to convert it to Jpeg the "Convert" command at the top of the screen is unusable, I don't know what I did to get this symbol. Can anyone...
I'm looking to purchase a wide angle lens, my question is, Should I buy the fixed lens AF-S DX 10.5mm f2.8G or the AF-S DX 10-24mm f3.5-4.5G? Has anyone got any experience with either lens shooting landscapes? Regards Tony
I just purchased PSE 8. I previously had PSE 5 and I uninstalled it before installing PSE 8. PSE 8 installed successfully. My problem is that when I click on a photo in my previous Nikon View NX files and click on "send to" it comes up Elements 5 and says it does not exist. Has...
Took these photos mid January at Miranda Springs New Zealand. In the one photo of the Banded Dotterel, can anyone ID the bird in the foreground? In the next photo of the Pied Stilt, can anyone ID the tall bird on the right? Thanks in advance. Redtail7
Wonder if anyone is using a computer with HD video card and a HDMI monitor. I have a flat screen Viewsonic monitor and a computer that puts out only analog signal. Pictures when taken right look good on my present system. Question- Will purchasing a new computer HD and a monitor HDMI give...
Hi I was looking in the opus (Birds) on this site for a Spur-winged Plover photo to compare with the one I took in New Zealand. The photo on the site must be wrong My bird has like a yellow wattles. Have a look and let me know what you think. Thanks
Just purchased a 300mm f2.8 lens and was wondering what drop in filters anyone is using for bird shots. It comes with a NC 52mm filter, is this good enough or should I be looking for a different filter. Thanks for any help. Regards Tony
May I interject with a quick question-- I'm looking to buy the 300mm f2.8 for use with my D300. I currently have the TC20 teleconverter and am wondering which to by for the 300mm, should I get the 1.4 or the 1.7? Thanks for any advise. Redtail7
I just use a chair hide (very light and portable) and I set it up on the side of the marsh ( I usually take a square piece of plywood and hide it in the marsh so its there when I decide to visit, it helps keep the legs of the chair from sinking in the mud) then I just get inside and wait...
Hi thanks for the replys. I just took some photos in the manual mode. Settings were: F 8
exp. comp 0v
but I forgot to look at ISO which was at 1000.
It was a horrible dark...