To take that gannett wasn't actually as hard as you might think. Millions of them were flying very close all around the rock I was perched on.
My camera was set on shutter speed priority (1/750s). The framing is not that great because the gannett was flying really fast not even 3 meters away from me.
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Liora (1857) 2003-11-05 6:31
Wow! You've captured the bird in a perfect aerodynamic position! Perfect composition, perfect colors, and I like the touch of blurriness around the wings - gives the feeling of movement. Very well done Nicolas!
zto (268) 2003-11-10 9:22
This is a beautifull bird shot. The face of the bird is lovely. I'm impressed. I have tried to take pictures of bird flying but most of them turn out to be a piture of blue sky.
fredrok (97) 2003-11-16 21:41
Amazing! This capture is very beautiful, and so is the bird. However, it's a little blurry... Good mix of natural colours and a blue sky. Well done!
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- Copyright: Nicolas Leduey (sykonico) (783)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2002-07-00
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Minolta Dynax 500si, 28 - 200mm, Fuji Superia 200
- Exposure: 1/750 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2003-11-05 4:41