Wood Stork. My first B.I.F. at St. Augustine
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Re-learning to pan for birds in flight
· Date: Mon 20-April-2015 · Views: 775 · Filesize: 16.1KB, 35.4KB · Dimensions: 1200 x 800 ·
Keywords: d700,80-400,anpat,stork
Camera: Nikon D700
Lens & Filters: 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR @ 400mm
ISO: 2000
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutter speed: 1/1250s
Location: St. Augustine, Florida
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MAGICA 4.4 + BV-22 gimbal module
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Mon 20-April-2015 06:58

Congrats on your BIF
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Mon 20-April-2015 10:11

Thank you, John.
I noticed I was stopping the panning at the moment of pressing the shutter, missing the bird.
Fortunately it only took a few more shots to correct that mistake once identified.