Little Estero Critical Wildlife Area on Fort Myers Beach is one of my favorite places to photograph wildlife. This bird is a ruddy turnstone, photographed from ground level using a 400mm f2.8 Canon EF lens on a sawed-off old monopod. The birds are much less afraid when people are not towering over them so my advice is to go down to their level. You'll like the results.
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jhm (131840) 2014-02-21 3:29
Birds are always a very nice subject.
Also these picture is nice photographed with the details on the beak.
Excellent captured, nice presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
kasianowak (4104) 2014-02-21 13:52
Beautiful portrait! Perfect timing and POV - I really like the out of focus foreground.
Have a nice weekend!
- Copyright: Gregory Wagner (fotoguy22) (4566)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-05-04
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon 1D MKII N, Canon EF 400MM F2.8 L, Compact Flash 8 GB
- Exposure: f/2.8, 1/3000 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Kasia's Favourites 4 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2014-02-20 18:42