Dave Ficke  


Osprey by Dave Ficke

September 2021 - Osprey

About the Image(s)

This is I believe a juvenile Osprey just cruising by looking down on the ground for something to eat. Got the shot using a 400mm lens with a 1.4 teleconverter at 550mm. 1/1000 second at F5 and ISO 64. I was using a Wembley head on a tripod.
Yes, no real behavior other than slowly flying.


2 comments posted




Margaret Frazer   Margaret Frazer
I would suggest brightening the eye a bit. You certainly get the feeling he is gliding through the sky. Nicely done.   Posted: 09/12/2021 05:52:04
Dave Ficke   Dave Ficke
Thank you. I did but it didn't look natural so just kept it el natural.   Posted: 09/12/2021 10:51:21



 

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