Collin J Örthner – Photographer

May 1, 2012

Recurvirostra americana

Filed under: Birds, E-M5, m4/3, Nature — collin j örthner @ 5:20 am

Otherwise known as an American Avocet. I think they look like they just flew off a Japanese painting! Man they are beautiful, and you can usually see them at Slack Slough without too much effort or waiting around too long. Again, I was using my Olympus E-M5 and a Canon FD 800mm f/5.6 lens.



[Olympus E-M5, Canon FD 800mm f/5.6]


A snap of what the outfit looks like –


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  1. […] My Canon FD 800mm f/5.6 and the Olympus E-M5 I got to use this outfit quite a bit this spring when I got my E-M5 for photographing birds. It is rather tough to follow the birds and manual focus of course, but I did manage to grab a few keepers. This is my best effort so far. […]

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