My 2 cats and a blue jay.

Discussion in 'Nature' started by colbycheese, Jan 19, 2013.

  1. colbycheese

    colbycheese Mu-43 Veteran

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    May 1, 2012
    Way up there.
    I took these photos a while back.
    The first one is my cat (1 of 2) which was taken by the EPM-1 with the kit lens with these settings:
    F 3.5, 1/60, iso 400, 14mm
    P1018741_zpsa66998ef.
    the next photo was taken this summer of my second cat with the exact same camera/lens. these are the settings used: F 5.6, 1/100, iso 200, 40mm.
    colbys_zps7b985436.
    and finally, a blue jay eating peanuts. Settings used: F 5.6, 1/100, iso 200, 42mm.
    catiolanterns_zps2b1f8bae.
    that's all. only editing done was cropping. I cropped the way i thought the photos should be. If you have any criticisms, just comment.
     
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  2. aragorn1980

    aragorn1980 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Aug 10, 2012
    Athens Greece
    Takis
    The second is my favorite, overall a nice set!
     
  3. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Bob
    Very nice! I love the angle on the first and the colors in the second. I think the third is a little under-exposed. :cool:
     
  4. colbycheese

    colbycheese Mu-43 Veteran

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    May 1, 2012
    Way up there.
    Thanks for the advice. I am having a lot of problems getting exposure right on photos out my window of birds. Any tips?
     
  5. digitalandfilm

    digitalandfilm Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jul 18, 2011
    How do the Blue Jays open the Peanuts???
     
  6. colbycheese

    colbycheese Mu-43 Veteran

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    May 1, 2012
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    I am pretty sure that they peck them open. I guess they hold it in their beak and hit it repeatedly on something. I am sure they do, because if they didn't they wouldn't keep coming back!
     
  7. kinlau

    kinlau Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Feb 29, 2012
    They just tear them open while clutched btwn their claws.
     
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