Female Cardinal (Two Photographs)

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This is a bird that I will stop everything to shoot, simply because they really do not like human company so when you find one that is in range and staying in one place it’s a gift. I used spot metering here and I could have used a smaller aperture than 6.3, I was shooting at 1/1000th of second and ISO 280 (auto-ISO). I really like the first shot.

12 responses

  1. I do like the first shot. She’s checking you out. Do you often shot with auto ISO?

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    July 18, 2017 at 10:09 am

  2. Beautiful bird, beautiful photo 🙂

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    July 18, 2017 at 12:25 pm

  3. Two great poses. Um, blog header said 3 photos? WP bug or VR error?

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    July 18, 2017 at 3:03 pm

  4. Two excellent photos, Victor, but that top one BLOWS ME AWAY. 🙂

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    July 18, 2017 at 10:12 pm

  5. She looks beautiful in your shots. I don’t have many Northern Cardinal pictures, but my favorite is the only female picture I have. Finding a female cardinal is a special moment, isn’t it? 🙂

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    July 18, 2017 at 10:31 pm

  6. Agree, great first shot of a bird with attitude.

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    July 19, 2017 at 8:23 am

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