Eye of the Cassowary

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Taken at Edinburgh Zoo through a fence that was 2 metres away so i went for a tight crop and am very pleased with the shapes and textures that have come out of it. A very colourful bird with huge legs... surely this is a dinosaur?
19/11/2009 - 11:24PeterMac
CategoryPets / Captive animals
Shutter Speed1/60
Focal Length200mm


Link Posted 20/11/2009 - 03:02
Dead sharp Peter

Well done
K5's (2)both gripped, K10d gripped, Pentax 28-90 f3.5, Sigma 18-250mm, Sigma 150-500mm. Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro, Sigma 10-20 f.4-5.6.EX DC, Hoya 135 f2.8, Take on 28mm f2.8 Pentax AF360 flash, 2 fill in slaves. 30 metre remote release, Rt angle viewfinder, Giotto NOT 3261B Tripod with Manfrotto 808Rd4 ball head, Manfroto 4861RC2 monopoly, shoulder stock, various filters etc, Panasonic SET HBS HD Video cam, Tamrac Explorer 8x backpack and a sore back.....
Photography is an index for measuring futility and pride.......


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Link Posted 20/11/2009 - 17:10
It took me a second to understand, what and how is on the pic
Well composed

Pentax K20D; SMC DA 18-55mm II kit; Sigma AF 70-300/4-5.6 APO DG MACRO
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Link Posted 21/11/2009 - 19:16
great detail...and colour...
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