A Seagull basking in the sun on an Autumn afternoon. I like the challenge of seeing how close you can get to birds before they either scurry away or take to the air.
Straight from the camera – Canon 450D.
An untouched photograph that was captured using a Canon 450D:
Exposure time: 1/640 sec.
ISO speed: ISO-200
Exposure bias: -0.7 step
Focal length: 250mm [ on a 55-250mm lens ]