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    Re: iSimangolisa birding

    Just want to add that plain backed sunbird you can find in Tembe and the falsebay nature reserve lacks a bit of maintenance but some good birds to be had. Also sand forest lodge is where I picked up...
  2. Re: Lens for Nikon D40 for wildlife photography

    Oryx I would like to also add that you can get very good second hand gear too, it is a hit and miss sometimes, but we have only 1 new camera and 1 new lens, the rest we all bought second hand.

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    Re: Crested Barbet question - Bird Louse

    Waiting to hear a reply/answer, also we have a resident Cape robin chat that has ticks, seen many ticks on snakes before, I was wondering how the dogs get ticks if they don't get to to go out of the...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Me fighting the darkness at Rietvlei- d850 200 500 at 500 with magneto spot (not that bad actually) 1/100 f5.6 is0 2500-3200

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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Thank you, I did that but they stay small (a bit bigger), think the size uploaded is different? Are mine also so small?
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    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Oh and some of Salome's phots I stole and edited because they would not make the cut Except the last one
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    I'd Kill for a twinspot, have found the red ones 4 times but no photos as its to dark and always in the thicket!

    Edit: Oh and why are Stans Pictures all so small? Any way to view them larger?
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    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Thanks Peter in the first one the nose /trunk is still moving at hyper speed, they are a bit bigger than a big rat but jump and bounce like crazy
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    Re: Nikon 70-300 mm lense

    Found this, maybe it helps

    https://www.outdoorphoto.co.za/nikon-photographic-products/nikon-zoom-lenses/nikon-70-300mm-f45-63-afp-g-ed-dx-lens
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    Re: Nikon 70-300 mm lense

    I have the older cheaper version that's full frame and they go for around 750 to a 1500 new. Yours is newer and better but DX only and G so probably looking at R1000 to R2000. Anyone else with ideas?
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    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Here is some more strange wildlife, yes I shot it in AP mode and I got lucky with 2 out of 50 photos the only ones not blurred to much as this thing does not sit still... taken on top of marakeles...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Wow Stan you have really come to the Party! Incredible photos!!! I really need to take the camera to East London.

    Here are mine from a weekend in Marloth...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Some more from the top of Marakele, I took 200 plus photos on ap and blurred most because of this birds lots of small movements, but got lucky with a few. Going back to manual unless I am walking...
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    Re: Vintage Cameras

    Ek dink ook so, ek gaan juis Sondag bietjie Marievale toe...
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    Re: Vintage Cameras

    Hi Peter

    I think we have an email trail somewhere from when you were still selling the 80-400, I'm looking for lens stacking adaptors and all kinds of fun stuff to play with. and f mount lenses...
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    Re: Vintage Cameras

    Jissie I would love some old nikon stuff guys please don't forget about me!

    I also have a lot old film cameras etc. if anyone is interested.
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    Re: Vintage Cameras

    I also have a few old film things and the guys at Ludwigs (in Lynwood) made me offers but very low only for spare parts. But your unique brands might get better prices. Maybe pop in with the cameras...
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    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Hi Peter no this was with d750, this camera stays the darkness eater, I tried a few with a the d610 too, but d850 was only used for birding this weekend. And some cool mammals.
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Wow some incredible photos guys and gals!!! I'm still getting to the lifers but here are some of those ones from the top of marakele

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    Come on I know everyone went birding??? hahaha I got two lifers, still busy with the edits bu they are coming...in the meantime some helmet shrike...
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    Sticky: Re: Nature Photo's for Comments & Criticism

    Not sure where do you post a photo of your camp, the stars, your vehicle? ???
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    Re: Nikon calibration KZN

    WOW okay no please follow Riaan and EHoffmans advice, that's a different situation than I thought.
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    Re: Nikon calibration KZN

    Sorry but what do you want to get calibrated?

    Camera? (don't think you can)

    Lens on camera you can do yourself, I printed the chart and followed the youtube tutorials. The newer cameras can do...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Something older and dramatic...584002
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    Sticky: Re: Bird Identification

    So my ID group all stick with Pollen on a cape white-eye, apparently water just makes it stick more rather than just wash away.
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    Re: Show your Macro

    Hi Peter, so this lady was lying under a white umbrella to keep her shaded and calm, and crazy mate was in there with the 40mm macro and the flash that looks like medusa.

    I was on the old 105mm...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    It was Friday the 1st August 2020 if I remember correctly, lots of cool birds still around and some coming. This I took a step of the trail to look at the yellow-fronted and black-throated canaries...
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    Re: Show your Macro

    Think this should rather go on the nature one but was shot with a macro lens, i was really scared eish so missing focus and settins etc, little lady could strike at any time it felt to me but she was...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Geeze quiet here! For the Pretoria birders Austin Robersts opened but closed again with strike , should be open soon. But Moreleta kloof nature reserve offered two lifers for me last week while...
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Nog 'n lekker surprise by die Aloe farm


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    Re: Shooting birds in flight...

    Okay so I cheated, these were all from home during lockdowns start. except this ovambo was from the field next door. Average speeds 1/2000 -1/4000 iso 500-1000. f5.6 nikon d850
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    Sticky: Re: Bird photo's for comment & crit

    Had an awesome outing to the aloe farm and even vulpros vultures were out. Got my first real photos of orange breasted waxbill, previously just an orange butt potato. Just 2 quick ones I posted,...
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    Re: Lens: Macro vs Fixed Focal length

    Peter and Elsa are correct again, think you need to try each and see what suits your needs and then test the the different options and choose which you like. My macro crazy friends do most of the...
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    Re: Car door mount

    Thank you Peter and Elsa!
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    Re: Binocular parts

    I took my binos to Roadiolens in PTA for things that moved, hope they are still open?
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