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Flying Low Winter of 2009. Canon 50D. 400 F5.6
ISO 500, F8, SS 1/1000 sec + 2/3 exposure comp.
Location was Dunrobin Ontario Canada
404 views June 27 2011
amazing photo, simply fantastic! was it hard to get this shot?!?
Thanks! I spent a lot of time with this bird over a period of weeks ( approx 10 hours per week) , a good camera and fast lens, patience, exposure compensation and more work than i like in post processing. And then there is dumb luck because I only got one chance at a burst of shots here and that was it…a few came out sharp and a few did not.
– Gary Fairhead
Absolutely fantastic and a shot that represents the fact that perserverence and patience pays off in wildlife photography.
Extremely good! Very challenging shot to get and you nailed this one.
A big thanks to everyone who looked and coometed and a big thanks for the feature as well :-)
Congratulations..your work has been featured in the World Wildlife Photography Group
Wow, amazing shot with great composition. Really stunning.
WOW this is fabulous.
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