Barn Swallow

Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Tue Sep 28, 2021 8:28 am

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R5, 100-500 @500mm, 1/3200s, f/8, ISO 1600, manual

Photographed locally, the Swallows are on their way south by now.
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by Karl Egressy on Tue Sep 28, 2021 8:56 am
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Fantastic BIF shot, love the banking pose.

by Jakejacoby on Tue Sep 28, 2021 9:47 am
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Tough bird to capture - yours is beautifully done - congrats Axel.

by david fletcher on Tue Sep 28, 2021 10:11 am
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Superb banking pose Axel. Nicely done!
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Sep 28, 2021 2:13 pm
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Superb capture of this speeding bullet fly by, Axel!

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by peter makuch on Tue Sep 28, 2021 6:38 pm
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catch light in the eye and details, it's all there AXEL.

by paul fletcher on Tue Sep 28, 2021 7:11 pm
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Very nice, Axel; certainly a difficult species to photograph well in flight. A nice contrasting background, in your image.

by gregc on Wed Sep 29, 2021 6:34 am
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Terrific capture to get the speedster in flight.

by Cindy Marple on Wed Sep 29, 2021 7:57 pm
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Hard enough to get swallows flying in a blue sky, can't imagine getting them with a textured background like this! Really nice.

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