fbpixel

Great spotted woodpecker


Posted by Frank Schauf on Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:57 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 5 posts | 
Image
On a rainy day with my new Canon EF600mm f/4 L IS III USM. :)

Canon EOS 1DX II;  Canon EF600mm f/4 L IS III USM + 1.4xIII; 1/250s; f/5.6; ISO 1600

User avatar
Posted by:
Frank Schauf
Forum Contributor
Location: Germany
Member #:01732
Posts: 2505
Joined: 24 Jan 2012
Connect with me:
500px

   

by Ron Day on Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:02 am
User avatar
Ron Day
Moderator
Posts: 9649
Joined: 05 Sep 2003
Member #:00819
A good-looking woodpecker on a nice rustic perch, Frank. The rain saturates the colors beautifully. A lovely image with the new lens.
 

by RLK on Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:52 am
User avatar
RLK
Forum Contributor
Posts: 3757
Joined: 09 Dec 2009
Location: Washington state
Member #:01370
I think they chose the wrong name for this bird given its most diagnostic feature. Maybe "red-assed woodpecker"? Nice detail from your new lens (jealous me). If this were my image I would crop off the lower out of focus area since it doesn't add much to the overall picture (IMO).
Bob
Bob Kothenbeutel
Website (under construction) www.rlkimages.photoshelter.com
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:41 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 56874
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Bucks, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
A lovely shot of this handsome species, Frank.

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.

"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by david fletcher on Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:15 pm
User avatar
david fletcher
Lifetime Member
Posts: 17723
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Nicely done Frank. Crisp and as said by Ron, the rain provides a good depth to the tree
Make your life spectacular!
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
5 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group