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THE CONCISE GUIDE TO PHOTOGRAPHING BIRDS - African Wildlife Photos
Bird photography is an all-time favourite among photographers, and there is no better experience than practising in the wild. Today we’ll be talking about some nice and useful actionable tips and tricks that you need to consider for photographing birds at a serious level. The Importance of Patience There is a high chance that you might have already read about this before, but there is no better skill to have when photographing birds than patience. Animals, in general, tend to behave in predictable ways, but their patterns or cycles could be quite long for the new coming photographers. Also, you need to remain quiet and still for long periods of time since some birds can easily be scared away from the scene. The Importance of Big Lenses In general terms, we are not gearheads, but when it comes to action and wildlife photography, especially bird photography, it simply can’t be done in satisfying ways by using regular entry-level zoom lenses. We are truly sorry, if you want to take serious bird photographs you’ll have to invest some serious money on high speed fixed telephoto or at least zoom lenses. Especially if you wish to turn the images into print and...