Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Red-legged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)

I was drawn to the bird's feet – I had no idea they had 'toenails'. I took the image into black and white to enhance the sense of drama.

Canon 1Ds MkII, Canon 100-400mm IS USM L lens, 1/2,700th sec, f/5.6, 400mm at ISO 800