Birds in Flight Gallery

Wood Stork 3

The challenge in this shot was balancing the white feathers, bright in the sunlight, with the relatively dark and somewhat shadows background. Canon 100-400 with Canon 1.4x II Teleconverter at 435 mm, ISO 200, f/8, 1/500 second, Wimberley Sidekick/Arca Swiss Ballhead/Gitzo Tripod (manual mode, manual focus).