Thursday, May 08, 2008

Travelogue : GHNP ...One last time

Airship ready to take off (Orange Billed Magpies)

14 comments:

  1. that's amazing. they look like dancing. great capture

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  2. beautiful pics of birds........good to be back here.....will go through prev posts too.........

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  3. love those tailfeathers.... we don't see magpies where i live. they are lovely birds....

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  4. what a pair!!!! :) you caught them while they are sulking ;DDDD

    beautiful shot, as always :)
    as an aisde, they call me a magpie at home 'coz i have this urge to hoard these tiny things all over :)

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  5. This is another fantastic moment.

    You are really a skilled one.
    Thanks for the tip about my photo. As an amateur (starting not long ago) I am pleased to have visits of very talented and friendly photographers and always willing to learn some more. So, thank you indeed.

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  6. wow!beautiful!would like to know more abt the place where these snaps were taken.could u add some notes,if it's not too difficult?

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  7. @monsoon- dream : Surely will add some travel notes...gimme a few days time.

    @quintarantion: Am as much an amateur as u r. Glad to be of some help. :)

    @moi: magpies are extremely finicky birds :P
    and yeah blue mountain mama is in the loop ;)

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  8. Your work is stunning. How do you get so close to the birds? I still haven't figured that out. Its nice to see a fellow photographer/wildlife conservationist. I love your blog. You should join the Nature Blog Network, people from around the world would love to have access to it from there.

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  9. guest-from-pl6:09 AM GMT+5:30

    All those photos are shoot from lumix fz50 ? Im curious because i want to buy such one, and i still hesitate fz 50 or fz18

    Sorry for my english, i just have started learning :)

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  10. hi anoop....
    r u still using ur fz50....if so how is it going after almost 2 yrs of usage.....well for me i'm presently using sony cybershot dsc h-5....just had a thought of upgrading.....and after extensive study...i felt fz-50 still rules the superzoom sector....what do u say???

    can u help me out...in making up my mind n where can i buy from in b'lore....can u mail me at iamguha@gmail.com
    regards..
    arindam

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  11. @ t.r : Thanks for the nice words. I will join the nature blog community. Its always tough to get close to the birds...in some places the birds are accustomed to humans n they dont care if u get too close...in other places, my 12x zoom lens is quite handy :)

    @guest: all these photos are from the fz50. i dont know how good or bad the fz18 is but i can vouch for the fz50. its a masterpiece and the Leica lens is truly amazing...its probably the best non slr i have used.

    @arindam : Yes its been more than 2 yrs since i bought the cam...absolutely no problems...the camera has gone into the snow, drenched in rain, had a few bumpy rides in the wilderness, and its been coping mighty well...
    If you are upgrading, why dont you look at the 15x zoom cameras...the fz50 is a great camera, but its 2 yrs old now...there is better image stabilization available in the market now...maybe you could have a look...or y dont u upgrade to an slr itself...the rebelxt comes dirt cheap nowadays...i think that wud be the best...use yr h5 for normal shooting and use a slr for serious shooting :)

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  12. That's a fantastic shot. Just beautiful!

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  13. what loop am i in? the moi and anoop loop? :)

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