Goldfinches fighting

Goldfinces

Playing with controlling the camera from my computer today with Capture One Pro v10. I got this lovely shot of Goldfinches fighting over the feeder.

  • Aperture: ƒ/4.5
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 200mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/750s

Blue Tit in tree

Blue Tit

A busy day in the garden today, at times it was like Piccadilly Circus around the feeders today. The weather is quite dark and gloomy hence the rather grainy shot of a Blue Tit eating a sunflower kernel.

  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Taken: 16 December, 2016
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Keywords: Bird, Garden, Blue Tit, UK, England, Essex, Benfleet, 500px, Facebook, Flickr, Instagram, Web, 2016
  • Shutter speed: 1/350s

Ducks at Canvey

Ducks at Canvey

A flock of Pochard ducks landing on the lake at the RSPB Canvey West Marsh reserve with a Shoveler duck on the bank. It was very cold and windy on this day, but it was great to see the ducks around the lake. there were several different flocks there.

  • Aperture: ƒ/8
  • Credit: T Harrison-Smith
  • Camera: ILCA-77M2
  • Taken: 25 November, 2016
  • Flash fired: no
  • Focal length: 400mm
  • ISO: 320
  • Keywords: Bird, Canvey West Marsh, Duck, Essex, Pochard, RSPB, Shoveler, Wildfowl
  • Shutter speed: 1/750s