How to capture birds in flight?
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25-02-12, 11:43 AM
Join Date: Dec 2011
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There's 'best for BIF' in which case Geoff's advised list is good and there's 'possible for BIF' in which case you can get away with pretty much anything - I initially used an M42 400mm telephoto, so requiring manual everything - which massively helped my DIFs (Dragonflies in Flight) but I've used 70-300 slow lenses as well as 100mm. Whatever you use, three things are pretty much vital: practice, practice and practice!
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Canon 18-55mm EF-S F/3.5-5.6 II
Canon 75-300mm EF F/4-5.6 III
Canon EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Sigma 10-20mm F/4-5.6 EX DC HSM
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