Sunday, 25 September 2011

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta)

A selection of shots taken at Pensthorpe, where it is possible to get pretty close to these normally shy birds.

Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/4,000th sec, f/5.6, 310mm at ISO 640



Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/200th sec, f/5.6, 400mm at ISO 640




Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/1,300th sec, f/5.6, 400mm at ISO 640






























Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/2,700th sec, f/5.6, 400mm at ISO 640

2 comments:

  1. beautiful! not used to an egret with a dark eye. our varieties have glaring yellow. :)

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  2. Aren't they beautiful? I love the fringing of the throat feathers.

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