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olywise
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A list of blogs with tips on BIF settings

  1. Olympus pages for BIF  
    1. https://www.getolympus.com/us/en/birds  
    2. http://learnandsupport.getolympus.com/learn-center/photography-tips/birds/using-om-d-e-m1-mark-ii-focus-for-bird-photography
    3. https://cache.olympusamerica.com/static/email/consumer/2018/birdwatching/BW-Olympus-Guide-2-Master-Flight-Shots.pdf
  2. Tim Boyer: 
    1. Metering modes, Bird photography :
    2. M1X setup guide for Birds:
    3. M1X for BIF:
    4. EM1 Mark III for birds:
    5. M1X Bird AI:
    6. Custom AF points on M1X:
  3. Thomas Stirr
    1. https://smallsensorphotography.com/bird-photography-settings
    2. https://smallsensorphotography.com/primary-bif-setting
    3. Thomas Stirr Bird AI tips: https://smallsensorphotography.com/bird-detection-ai-tips
  4. Birds/wildlife exposure compensation tips: http://mikeatkinson.net/Tutorial-5-Exposure.htm
  5. Photographing birds and birds in flight (BIF) with Olympus OM-D https://www.ayton.id.au/wiki/doku.php?id=omd:birds_in_flight
  6. Martin Belan: https://blog.martinbelan.com/2020/09/13/how-to-use-custom-mode-settings-on-your-olympus-om-d-camera-for-bird-photography/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-to-use-custom-mode-settings-on-your-olympus-om-d-camera-for-bird-photography
  7. Joe & Mary Ann McDonald series of short videos about wildlife setup for M1X and M1.3 wildlife / birds
  8. Olympus : Shelly Preston, Olympus, Bird Photography settings
  9. Rob Knight - Olympus educator - Bird AI
  10. Matthieu Gasquet: BIF tips:
  11. Andre Boss :
    1. Bird AI Tips:
    2. 14. Andre Boss :

      Bird photo setup

  12. Mike Lane, FRPS: M1X settings for birds
  13. Espen Helland
    1. Pro Capture for birds: https://www.espenhelland.com/wildlife-photography-blog/pro-capture-settings-for-birds-in-flight
    2. Bird AI Settings:

       

    3. BIF tracking
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Venkat
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Great set of links! Thank you for compiling this.

 

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pinushooter
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Great articles and guide for bird photography.

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Manthapic
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wow awesome resources.....great collection.

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Girish Vaze
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great collection of resources

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