Took about 400 pics these are the decent ones. Didn’t do any editing most were shot at 210mm with varying iso and shutter speeds.

I noticed that in a lot of them, like the one above, the autofocus seemed to pic the water. I was planning with the birds while holding the shutter half way to try and get it too focus. I’m not sure if this is because my 55-210mm is kind of slow or if it’s just the limitation of my autofocus system. I would be interested in seeing how a fixed focal length telephoto performs but I’m not sure if they sell one for this particular camera.

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That one is by far my favorite, talk about right place right time.

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Couple of Canada geese shots. Then I drove down river and found a bunch of mallards hanging out

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I forgot to turn my shutter speed back up after taking the profile pic of that other mallard.

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It was maybe too many birds, had a hard time picking which one to try and capture.