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Shailesh Patel 24-May-2016 18:32
Hi Andrew,

I don't know if you still remember me. My name is Shailesh Patel and I was the person who guided you during your birding trip to Kenya in September 2005.
somkietsiri 25-Dec-2010 14:08
1 each at L&H ( tsim tsa tsui), new francisco, tin chueng, delon (at ocean terminal)
George James 04-Dec-2010 17:11
Hi - Andrew,
Very much enjoyed your website, especially your bird photos.
Many years ago, I was also a very keen bird photographer lugging around a Nikon 600mm lens with a F4 body. These days it's an M9 and 35mm Summilux.
Keep the good work up.
Peregrine Craig Nash03-Mar-2009 16:39
Very Jealous of your 800mm!!!!
John Ma 13-Nov-2008 13:27
Hi, Very impressed by your bird photos. Wouldn't mind exhibiting some in my office. Thanks for letting me in your space. John Ma
Guest 07-Apr-2008 15:21
Nice Galleries

website :
yoram shpirer21-Apr-2007 08:52
Fantastic bird galleries; Very well done.
Andrew Hardacre08-Mar-2007 12:18
I'll see if I can find you one! Seriously, thanks for dropping by.
Guest 08-Mar-2007 07:38
I feel like an amateur when I look at your stuff.
Guest 04-Mar-2007 15:24
Good observation for brid life! Good use of tele lens!
Chris Lusher09-Feb-2007 11:00
Good stuff Andrew, particularly the bird photos as many others have commented. I empathise hugely with your comment about seeing other people's work and wanting to delete our own, but then again we all see great things in other's and are our own worse critics. If this is your hobby then you must be ace at your job. All the best Chris
Andrew Hardacre15-Oct-2006 10:22
Thanks Stuart. Wales is of course infinitely better than ANY other country so why takes scenics when you have a country full of coal tips to treasure and there are birds to be photographed abroad!
Eddie Ling14-Oct-2006 11:10
Well done Andres! Keep up the good work and looking forward to see more!
Guest 03-Aug-2006 04:21
haven't been here in a while. glad to see some more galleries. as always, i learned some new bird names and that a marathon looks painful...:-) 23-May-2006 15:37
Looked through your site. Good work! Ken.
caveman_lee05-Apr-2006 16:01
Hi Andrew,
Thanks for visiting my galleries again. Regarding the SUN with iso1600 photo, it was changed from RAW to jpeg using DPP2.1 with noise reduction setting at "low". The image was then resized and sharpened (normally) with PS. From my experience, underexposure is the key factor which leads to noise in high ISO photos.
Guest 26-Feb-2006 13:36
Hi again, I just wanted to say thanks for your helpful comments on This shot was taken before I really knew how the camera worked, and I didn't know how to use Photoshop well enough to get quite the shot I'd hoped for. I still don't quite know how the camera works but I'm getting used to it (I often forget at the time of the shot that I can change so much to get the perfect shot) and I'm getting much better with Photoshop. I have to remember to go back to those hawk shots and work with the shadow/highlight sliders. Thanks again for the comments, it's nice to receive a comments that's truly helpful. "Nice shot" makes me feel good but it doesn't tell me what I could improve upon... so thanks. Oh, and I've taken a peak at your galleries, you have some nice shots in there. Keep it up. Cheers, Kate
Guest 26-Feb-2006 00:41
Hi, Thank you very much for your kind comments. I really appreciate it. I hope you will check up on me at a later date to see how I've improved. Cheers, Kate
caveman_lee15-Feb-2006 14:43
Hi Andrew,
Thanks for your comments. I also find that lamppost a bit obstructing.
For the shopping mall shot, it was a handheld shot. I seldom use tripod (too lazy).
caveman_lee23-Dec-2005 05:18
Hi Andrew,
Merry X'mas and Happy New Year.
caveman_lee23-Oct-2005 11:06
Hi Andrew,

The correct link to Hong Kong Observatory's regional weather page should be
caveman_lee23-Oct-2005 11:00
Hi Andrew,

Thanks for your kind words and comments again.

It has become rather rare to have a clear day (visibility over 15 km) in HK. You may keep an eye on the wind direction and visibility reports from the Hong Kong Observatory
Northerlies are usually no good. Southerlies or southeasterlies in the summer should give you a chance to see more.
Don't give up man ! You will see a blue sky one day.
caveman_lee02-Oct-2005 13:36
Hi Andrew,

Thanks for visiting my gallery. Your galleries on birds and wildlife are also attractive too. Shall come back from time to time to check for your latest nice works.
Guest 24-Sep-2005 15:02
Congratulations on creating this gallery, Andrew! This is truly a great start and I look forward to seeing more of your nature photography works here ...
Andrew Hardacre24-Sep-2005 13:05
Welcome to my gallery. I do not profess to be a geat or even a good photographer but I try hard within the limits of the time I have available! This is for enjoyment only but all constructive comments are welcomed.