He came out pretty clear, Phew. I like the shadow on the backdrop because I don’t have another flash. SonyRX10 IV Auto with flash, That’s All.
It’s late Spring / early Summer at Commonwealth Lake in NW Oregon with lots of new bird life at the lake to keep you busy for hours just gawking and snapping pics. Duckling and goslings all over and lots of photographers.
Caught an adult feeding a baby nuthatch in my backyard feeder. Had the focus mode set to ‘DMF’ instead of ‘C’ and missed some shots, full blurry pics that are trashed. In the future I will leave the focus mode in ‘C’.
just what the title says and this one was just hanging out while I fumbled with the EV trying to get the exposure correct. In spite of fumbling the bird looks quite good, IMHO. Looking forward to actually having some competency with the Sony RX10 IV camera and especially the video.
Hummingbird at Schreiners Iris Garden 2021 Sony RX10 IV video shot from about 20 yards and zoomed in a bit. I like it. A few pics of the same very cooperative bird.
Osprey Commonwealth Lake Cedar Hills Oregon. Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) https://oregonwild.org/ has published a great article on Osprey and below is some of it in quotes: “Skilled artists in the air, ospreys can be seen diving into water bodies from heights of 30 to 100 feet to snag fish, which comprise 99% of these raptors’ diets.… Continue reading Osprey Commonwealth Lake Cedar Hills Oregon
Green Heron Cedar Hills Oregon in my backyard. I’ve heard green heron, only because my wife told me which bird was making those sounds, from my yard numerous times and never saw one. Finally in Spring 2021 I was sitting in my wood fired hot tub looked up and saw this very cool bird eyeballing… Continue reading Green Heron Cedar Hills Oregon