Pictures from the Stone Zoo on July 24th, 2005. (43 pictures)

On July 24th, 2005 my wife and I went to the Stone zoo in Stoneham, Massachusetts to catch their new bird show, 'Lord of the Wings'.

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Pictures of the 'Lord of the Wings' bird show (36 pictures)

Picture #1: This is my best side
This is my best side
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 33.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 66.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:08:24
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:37
Picture #2: Big eyes
Big eyes
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:53:01
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:38
This was to show that if our eyes were as big as an owl's eyes are in relation to our body, they would be as big as softballs.
Picture #3: Harris Hawk
Harris Hawk
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:03:40
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:39
Picture #4: Harris Hawk #2
Harris Hawk #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:03:41
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:39
Picture #5: Harris Hawk #3
Harris Hawk #3
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:04:07
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:39
Picture #6: Harris Hawk #4
Harris Hawk #4
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:08:12
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:40
Picture #7: Parrot
Parrot
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:10:02
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:41
Picture #8: Parrot #2
Parrot #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:10:26
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:41
Picture #9: Parrot #3
Parrot #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 52.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 104.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:11:00
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:41
Picture #10: Bird
Bird
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:14:06
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:41
Picture #11: Bird #2
Bird #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:15:28
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:42
Picture #12: Bird #3
Bird #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:15:39
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:42
Picture #13: Bird #4
Bird #4
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:15:42
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:42
Picture #14: Falcon
Falcon
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:16:37
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:43
Picture #15: Falcon #2
Falcon #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:16:39
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:43
Picture #16: Falcon #3
Falcon #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:16:40
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:43
Picture #17: Owl
Owl
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 200, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:17:54
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:44
Picture #18: Owl #2
Owl #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 200, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:17:54
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:44
Picture #19: Owl #3
Owl #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 200, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:17:57
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:44
Picture #20: Owl #4
Owl #4
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:00
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #21: Owl #5
Owl #5
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:00
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #22: Owl #6
Owl #6
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:01
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #23: Owl #7
Owl #7
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:16
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #24: Owl #8
Owl #8
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:23
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #25: Owl #9
Owl #9
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:19:40
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:45
Picture #26: Vulture
Vulture
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:20:37
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:46
Picture #27: Vulture #2
Vulture #2
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/800 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:20:56
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:46
Picture #28: Bird vs. snake
Bird vs. snake
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/800 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:23:50
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:48
Picture #29: Bird vs. snake #2
Bird vs. snake #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/800 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:23:52
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:48
Picture #30: Bird vs. snake #3
Bird vs. snake #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/9.0, ISO 200, 1/800 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:24:01
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:48
Picture #31: Bird #5
Bird #5
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:24:59
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:48
Picture #32: Bird #6
Bird #6
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:25:06
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:49
Picture #33: Bird #7
Bird #7
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/7.1, ISO 200, 1/500 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:25:09
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:49
Picture #34: Bird #8
Bird #8
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:25:14
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:49
Picture #35: Bald Eagle
Bald Eagle
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:26:37
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:49
Picture #36: Bald Eagle #2
Bald Eagle #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 200, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:26:42
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:50

Pictures of otters (3 pictures)

Picture #1: River otters
River otters
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/250 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:39:02
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:38
Picture #2: River otter in contemplation
River otter in contemplation
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Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, 1/100 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:39:10
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:38
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/100 sec
Picture #3: River otter
River otter
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/4.0, ISO 100, 1/160 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:39:32
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:38

Pictures of zoos and zoo animals (2 pictures)

Picture #1: Dinosaur sculpture
Dinosaur sculpture
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/5.6, ISO 100, 1/320 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 12:48:07
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:38
Picture #2: Waterfall
Waterfall
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Sigma 55-200mm lens
f/5.0, ISO 200, 1/125 sec, 134.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 268.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 14:28:16
Last modified on July 24, 2005 at 17:51
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/125 sec

Pictures of birds (1 picture)

Picture #1: Bird
Bird
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/3.5, ISO 100, ext. flash, 1/100 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Extra equipment used: Promaster 5750DX flash
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:44:31
Last modified on July 31, 2005 at 15:09

Pictures of Flamingos (1 picture)

Picture #1: Flamingos
Flamingos
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2005, All rights reserved
Olympus E-1 camera with Olympus 14-54mm lens
f/6.3, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 54.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering, +2 sharpening, continous focus
35mm equivalent focal length 108.0mm
Extra equipment used: Shot through glass
Taken by Michael Meissner on July 24, 2005 13:46:24
Last modified on July 31, 2005 at 15:13

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