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  1. redtail7

    Goose ID, Alberta, Canada

    Hi Guys 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...
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    Hawk ID Required Alberta Canada

    Hi Guys I need some help with identifying this hawk. Thanks in advance. Regards Redtail7
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    Wader ID Alberta Canada

    Hi Need help....would this photo be a Greater or a Lesser Yellowlegs? Thanks in advance for the help. Regards Redtail7
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    Sparrow ID Alberta Canada

    Hi I need help with ID. I believe this sparrow to be a Brewers but others say it's a Clay. Help would be appreciated and thanks in advance.
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    young duck

    I took this photo of a immature duck ID may be impossible but lets give it a try. photo taken yesterday Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Thanks in advance for all help.
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    Sparrow ID Alberta, Canada

    Hi Guys Need some help to ID this sparrow. Thanks in advance. Redtail
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    ViewNX Problem

    Hi Guys 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...
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    10.5mm vs 10-24mm

    Hi Guys 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
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    Elements 8

    Hi Guys 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...
  10. redtail7

    New Zealand waders ID

    Hi 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
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    HDMI Computer and monitor

    HI 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...
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    New Zealand bird ID?

    Hi Guys Just got back from New Zealand, Auckland area and need some ID's. One I think is a green finch the other I'm not sure. Thanks in advance for the help. Regards Redtail7
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    Opus (birds) ID

    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
  14. redtail7

    Australian bird ID

    Hi Guys Need some help to ID this bird. Photo taken near Brisbane, Australia. Thanks in advance. Redtail7
  15. redtail7

    Drop in Filters

    Hi Guys 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
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    Sparrow ID Alberta Canada

    Hi Guys Is this a Song Sparrow. Thanks for the help.
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    Correct setting for birds in flight

    Hi I have a D300 camera and I want to start taking photos of birds in flight. Also of birds at a feeder which hover momentarially before landing. Can anyone who takes these kind of pictures give me some idea of what settings to put my camera at to get a good picture. The lens I have is a...
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    HDMI cable

    HI Looking to buy a HDMI cable for my D300 camera. It calls for a Type A 1.3a cable. I only find 1.3b. Is there a difference between 1.3a and 1.3b ? Thanks for any info. Regards Redtail7
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    Vole ID as to type?

    Hi Guys Got a photo here of a vole. I thank Peter for correcting me as to what the creature is, he Id it as a bank vole. What I need to know is what it is called in North America? Regards Tony
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    San Disk Storage

    Hi Guys Just want to pass this incident on as a tribute to San Disk. I use a small USB storage device (SanDisk cruzer micro 2Gb) to store photos. Paid $7.00 for it last Christmas. Last week I left it in my trouser pocket and it went through the washer and the dryer. I just found it and it...
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    Nikon Capture NX

    Hi Guys Hopefully a simple question, I have alot of photos on my computer and every time I left click on a photo or file Capture NX takes over right now. Is there any way to stop it from coming on and letting me have a choice of which program I want to use? Regards Tony
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    What Bird, Alberta, Canada

    Hi Guys Need help with this one. Thanks in advance. Regards Redtail7
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    Warbler ID Central Alberta Canada

    Hi Guys Need help again Thanks in advance Regards Redtail7
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    bird ID Alberta Canada

    Hi Guys Need help on this warbler I think. Thanks in advance for the help. Regards Redtail7
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    Hawk ID Alberta, Canada

    Hi Guys Need help Think its a juvie. Thanks in advance. Regards Redtail7