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FALCON

Postby AliH » Fri Nov 27, 2015 8:59 pm

Hi all

Here are some photos of a falcon during out desert safari. Any C&C is welcomed.

Thanks

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Re: FALCON

Postby TomCofer » Fri Nov 27, 2015 11:38 pm

Nice shots
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Re: FALCON

Postby AliH » Sat Nov 28, 2015 8:15 pm

Thank you

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Re: FALCON

Postby uuglypher » Mon May 30, 2016 10:22 pm

Good shots!
In the interest of full disclosure, the radio-telemetry antenna and the jesses identify this bird as a bird trained in falconry, not a wild bird. Such evidence of "the hand of man" would disqualify these images from the "wildlife" class, but they are good examples of B.I.F.,
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Re: FALCON

Postby St3v3M » Mon Jun 06, 2016 5:49 am

AliH wrote:Hi all

Here are some photos of a falcon during out desert safari. Any C&C is welcomed.

Thanks

I like the balance of the first, but the electronics distract from the rest. S-
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Re: FALCON

Postby Duck » Mon Jun 06, 2016 3:50 pm

Damn modern technology. We now have radio controlled birds... :lol:

Some really great, clean shots of the bird. That requires a lot of practice.

Your first image is your weakest because the bird converges right on that horizon line but it's actually the one that appeals to me most. It has a strong design element, if only the bird were just above (or below) that line. Consider going through your collection and seeing if you can composite something similar.

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