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Our weekend with the animals ...

Discussion in 'Nature' started by ak300, Apr 17, 2016.

  1. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    We had perfect light this weekend during our trips to Wilhelma (Stuttgart, Germany) and Wildpark Bad Mergentheim (Germany).

    Have fun while watching:

    P4169614_web.
    (Baikal teal at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4169598_web.
    (black-winged stilt at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4170547_web.
    (wildcat at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4170092_web.
    (brown bear at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  2. Phocal

    Phocal Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jan 3, 2014
    Great captures. What lens/es?
     
  3. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    P4170165_web.
    (lynx at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4169395_web.
    (Nicobar pigeon at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4169271_web.
    (Japanese macaque at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  4. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    Mainly ZD 300mm 2.8 and mZD 40-150mm 2.8. Sometimes ZD 150mm 2.0.

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  5. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

    316
    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    P4169159_web.
    (long-eared owl at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4169417_web.
    (Brahminy starling at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4169382_web.
    (flying fox at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  6. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    P4170292_web.
    (wild cat at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4160051_web.
    (meerkat at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4169612_web.
    (common redshank at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  7. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    P4170222_web.
    (cinereous vulture at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4170129_web.
    (white stork at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  8. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

    316
    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    Real fun to shoot there:

    P4170324r_web.
    (lynx at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim, small corrections in the image)

    P4170285_web.
    (wildcat at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  9. nancyr

    nancyr Mu-43 Regular

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    May 17, 2014
    San Diego
    Nancy
    All are terrific, but the flying fox is a wow! Good work.
     
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  10. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

    316
    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    Many thanks!

    P4179821_web.
    (black stork at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4179840_web.
    (white stork at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    Best regards,
    Alex
     
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  11. ak300

    ak300 Mu-43 Veteran

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    Apr 18, 2014
    Karlsruhe, Germany
    P4169478_web.
    (unknown bird at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

    P4170035_web.
    (great grey owl at Wildpark Bad Mergentheim)

    P4160175_web.
    (Hartlaub's turaco at Wilhelma Stuttgart)

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    Alex
     
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  12. hazwing

    hazwing Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 25, 2012
    Australia
    Great stuff!