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182 1,325 Canon Philippines launches the 5DS and 5DSR
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No New Posts ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A Photographic Guide to the Birds of the Philippines

The most complete photo-guide to the Birds of the Philippines online (a work in progress), all photos taken in-habitat by PBPF photographers. Species represented - 506 out of 614 as of May 24, 2010.

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18 53 Guaiabero Article - Published in BirdingASIA 8
by Lydia Robledo
Apr 27, 2013 15:33:42 GMT
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Please post your queries, comments and other discussion on the Online Photo-Guide here. Posting of comments is not allowed in the Guide Board itself.

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9 439 Request for photographs
by paulbourdin
May 14, 2014 7:41:32 GMT
No New Posts Videos of Philippine Wild Birds

You may post videos of Philippine wild birds here. Strictly only one video per thread to simplify cataloguing. Comments are allowed.

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27 34 Philippine Hawk-Eagle video
by tina mallari
Apr 16, 2014 14:34:06 GMT
No New Posts Equipment Reviews - 1 Viewing

This Board contains personal reviews of birding equipment from members.

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35 316 New 100-400 5.6L IS v2 + 7DmkII test shot
by Romy Ocon
Dec 18, 2014 2:19:18 GMT

Bird and Nature Imaging

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No New Posts Weekly Image Motif

This section is for wild bird photographs that fall under the weekly image theme. All members are welcome and encouraged to join the weekly challenge!

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26 661 MOTIF: June 18 - Jul 15 "TOP BIRD PHOTOS"
by Juan Manuel C. Del Prado
Jul 15, 2011 0:57:04 GMT
No New Posts Wild Birds of the Philippines - 4 Viewing

Share your photographs or videos of wild birds captured in the Philippines.

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4,125 47,174 The immature has no white eye!
by Romy Ocon
Jun 30, 2015 23:30:20 GMT
No New Posts Wild Birds from Around the World

Share your photographs or videos of wild birds captured from all over the world.

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1,101 8,395 Birds of San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Rica
by Bobby Kintanar
May 27, 2015 8:26:57 GMT
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Share your macro images (photographs and videos) here, non-nature images are allowed too.

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137 688 Got a Monster!
by Mark Jason Argallon
Mar 1, 2013 1:07:39 GMT
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256 1,531 Draco spilonotus or rizali?
by Agerico M. De Villa
Aug 26, 2014 13:58:05 GMT
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44 281 Striated Grassbird
by henryden
Apr 8, 2015 5:29:22 GMT
No New Posts Bird Imaging Gear

Everything about the gear needed to photograph or video birds.

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295 2,281 The Sigma 150-600mm Sports Lens
by Bobby Kintanar
Feb 16, 2015 1:43:43 GMT
No New Posts Archives of Lens Sample Images

This Board contains sample images from various lenses used by PBPF members in bird and nature photography. Only Mods can open new threads to preserve uniformity of format, but any registered PBPF member can post samples/comments, and may request any Mod via PM to open a new thread for an unlisted lens. Please include shooting info when posting samples.

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27 155 Canon EF 500 f/4 L IS
by hanalwala
Jan 14, 2012 6:51:37 GMT
No New Posts Bird Imaging Techniques

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133 844 A try at de-noising ISO 25600 shot
by tina mallari
Mar 2, 2015 10:56:44 GMT
No New Posts Bird Identification - 1 Viewing

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670 3,462 Name this bird, please?
by des
Jun 20, 2015 13:41:00 GMT
No New Posts Romy Ocon's Critique Corner

Any PBPF member may post bird images here for candid, constructive critique by the Sigmonster Tamer. Posting of comments/critiques by others is not allowed, only the poster who's requesting critique may post follow up/clarificatory questions in his/her thread.

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49 218 Overexposed Shot
by Mark Jason Argallon
Jun 17, 2011 7:01:03 GMT

Features and Contests

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No New Posts Featured Bird Photo of the Week

This board features the Bird Photo of the Week as selected by the Admin. Everybody can browse, while members can post comments. Opening of new threads is not allowed.

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132 1,418 May 16-22, 2011: RED-FOOTED BOOBY, by Tonji R.
by Ariel Matias
May 26, 2011 16:26:38 GMT
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This board features some of our members' favorite birding spots. Members can open threads and post, but please avoid putting in exact location details.

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70 792 Wild Birds of La Union
by Romy Ocon
Jul 1, 2015 23:30:40 GMT
No New Posts The 30-second Video Challenge

If you are an aspiring filmmaker, post your short video here for appreciation and critique by PBPF members. Please keep the piece to a maximum of 30 seconds length and 640x480 size to maintain crispness and conserve bandwidth. Queries about filmmaking and processing/editing techniques may also be posted.

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26 82 Share your tips and tricks on video processing!
by Clemn A. Macasiano Jr.
May 11, 2011 3:53:41 GMT
No New Posts Birdnuts' Showcase

This board contains selections of avian and nature images captured by PBPF birdnuts, posted in each one's own personal thread. Comments are allowed.

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by Godfrey "Godo" Jakosalem
Jan 15, 2010 11:40:37 GMT
No New Posts Contests and Challenges

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5 56 Oasis PhotoContest 2014 - International award of wildlife an
by alan69
Dec 2, 2014 18:06:57 GMT

General Discussion

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540 3,608 The amazing 16-35 f/4 L IS
by Romy Ocon
Jun 25, 2015 12:35:16 GMT

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No New Posts Buy and Sell, and Swapping Corner

A small trading corner in these forums, please preface your thread title with FS (for sale), WTB (wanted to buy), WTT (wanted to trade) or LF (looking for). Effective October 1, 2008, only members with ten (10) or more posts are allowed to open threads in the Trading Board. This board is intended for the trading of personal items only, no commercial ads are allowed. Any registered member may post queries or other information in the threads.

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166 697 CLEARANCE SALE: 400 2.8 L IS, 500 f4 L IS, 1DM4 and 7D!
by Romy Ocon
Jun 6, 2015 2:04:44 GMT

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