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July 10, 2014 - 37 went

July 10th Meeting

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Added by Kurt H.
on Jul 10, 2014.


  • Kurt H.

    Bird talk 1. Equipment I use a. Dslr- full frame. 11 frames per sec b. Lens 100-400 L. Or 80-400 Nikon Tamron 500 or 600. Look for thumb manual focus override 2. Settings a. Aperture preferred - highest speed with decent exposure manual when necessary. b. ISO typically 1000-1600. As high as 3200. Keep shutter over 1/125 ( my steady number...yours may be higher) c. Aperture- biggest opening lens will give me. ( gives the fastest shutter speed) d. Single focus point. Prevents moving branches from distracting AF e. A-1 servo or continuous with highest frames per second allowed 3. Other equipment a. Bug spray b. Boots c. Lens cleaning cloth d. Winter. Hand warmers and ice cleats e. Binoculars 4. Websites a. Genesee bird 1. To subscribe or unsubscribe via the World Wide Web, visit or, via email, send a message with subject or body 'help' to b. Eaton birding society on Facebook c. Rochester Area Nature Photography meetup group 5. Local areas a. Montezuma wildlife refuge b. Tinker Park c. Irondequoit Bay d. Durand Eastman e. Backyard feeders 6. Tips a. Sun.....behind you or compensate b. Blind. Pop- up, car, tree bushes c. What's in the background ? d. For set ups..make a perch, seed e. Consider fill flash

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