Malachite sunbird in flight

Shot with Canon 100-400 USM IS zoom on 400mm. ISO 800 A 6.3 S 1/3200 Distance less than 5 meters for the first one and second one approx. 10 meters.

Last bugs of the month

All freehand shot with Canon D7 Mark2 with Canon 100mm 2.8 IS USM, ISO 400 F5 S 1/500

My first trial and error pictures with new camera and lenses

See also this. Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR Macro lens: Canon EF 100mm 2.8 IS USM macro lens; Zoom lens 1: Canon  18-135 mm Nano IS USM Zoom lens 2: Canon EF 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 L IS ii USM

The change (what do you think?)

5 Years ago I bought a Sony A77 with some A-mount lenses. I love to work with this camera; it’s very ergonomic and, once all settings in place, a great camera to work with. Unfortunately Sony withdrew itself from the South African market and ‘rules’ the African continent now from Dubai with offices in Botswana …

The first attempts

Starting a new ‘career’ at the age of 61 is a challenge but I like challenges especially the ones people advise me not even to think of it… And this challenge is one of these. Photography always has been some kind of a hobby and with modern software tools it’s relatively easy to manipulate and …