Black-chinned hummingbird

Photo Name: Black-chinned hummingbird(set of 2)

Caption: I took this photo while visiting some nice old people in Oliver, British Columbia. They had a support for feeding the birds, attached to the outside wall, which they were filling wit sugar water. I waited quite a while before managing to take this shot. Every time a bird came to feed it happend that I was just turning away from the subject. I was positioned in the house, behind a window, photographing the birds outside.

Properties: Nikon D5200 f/5.6 ISO-800 1/2000 sec 85mm crop.

Date & Location: 2018 Jun 17, Oliver, British Columbia.

Alterations: Contrast, noise, sharpness.

Photo tag: black-chinned, hummingbird, British Columbia, birds, Canada.

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Birds of British Columbia

Photo Names: British Columbia Peregrine Falcon (set of 5)

Caption: I took this photo while visiting Grouse Grind peak in North Vancouver. I took advantage of a bird of prey show that was going on. The peregrine falcon is the fastest animal on Earth with max measured speed of 389 km/h in high-speed dive. The background was naturally white because of the fog that day.

Properties: Nikon D5200 f/5.6 ISO-400 1/3200 sec 85mm crop.

Date & Location: 2018 Jun 14, British Columbia, Grouse Grind, Vancouver area.

 

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Bears of British Columbia

Photo Names: British Columbia Grizzly (set of 2)

Caption: I took this photo while visiting Grouse Grind peak in North Vancouver. There are 2 resident orphan Grizzly bears in an enclosure.

Properties: Nikon D5200 f/1.8 ISO-100 1/800 sec 85mm crop.

Date & Location: 2018 Jun 14, British Columbia, Grouse Grind, Vancouver area.

 

 

Alterations: Contrast, noise, sharpness.

Photo tag: grizzly bears, British Columbia, Vancouver, wildlife, Grouse Mountain.

Monkey business

Photo Name: Monkey business

Caption: I took this photo while visiting Monkey temple in Kathmandu, Nepal, before going on the hiking trail and before the climb of Imje Tse summit (Island Peak).

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Date & Location: 2016 Nov, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Alterations: Contrast, noise, sharpness.

Photo tag: monkeys, Kathmandu, Nepal, temple.

Carpathian dogs

Photo Name: Carpathian dogs – The Bold

Caption: I took this photo on the Carpathian Summit of Vânătarea lui Buteanu. The dog climbed with us, walking on a path we wouldn’t dare to. He was not at all encouraged to come with us but it did anyway.

Properties: Apple Iphone5, f/2.4, ISO50 1/4184 sec, 4mm, auto.

Date & Location: 2016 Mar 05, Vânătarea lui Buteanu, Carpathian Mountains, Romania.

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Garfield of the mountains

Photo Name: Garfield of the mountains

Caption: I took this photo while hiking in the Carpathian Mountains – Piatra Craiului. The cat was a resident at Curmatura Lodge.

Properties: Nikon D5200 f/9 ISO-250 1/320 sec 35mm crop.

Date & Location: 2015 Nov 14, Curmatura, Piatra Craiului, Carpathian Mountains, Romania.

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