As a promised in recent posts, I said I would put the Starling images up, but Dave has been putting up so many great images recently, I wanted to wait until he had reached the end of that series, which I have thoroughly enjoyed seeing, and judging by the many comments so have you. Keep the coments coming we do welcome them.
I missed the starlings for the last two years at Slimbridge but they were back aplenty when I was there at the beginning of the month.
What a spectacle, it was worth the wait, and I have to say I was well impressed with the 1Dmk111 AF acquisition in near darkness. Why cant it work light that in better light? :-)
All shots were at ISO3200 with the 70 - 200f2.8 IS L at either f2.8 or f4, with shutter speeds as low as 1/60 on the blurry one, but I liked the effect.
It was good to get in a warm car after this as I was frozen