Eurasian Coot

Eurasian Coot
Photographed by:Con Boekel on Tue 18th Jul, 2017 and uploaded on Tue 11th Jul, 2017 .
Resolution:556x1050
Viewed:61
ID:26496
Comment:This one involved cropping a diving Eurasian Coot down to one of its feet, the reflections of the foot, and also the way the water distorted that part of the foot that was under water. I am so enjoying the opportunity to use photography to capture the infinity of light variations that water generates.
This image also reminds me strongly (and satisfyingly) of John Olsen's surrealistic paintings. In fact I changed hue and light settings to morph the image in Olsen's direction.
Equipment:Canon 5D Mk 111
Canon EF 500mm 1:4 L IS 11 USM
Canon EF 1.4x 111 extender
Velbon tripod
f/8
1/1600 sec
ISO-1600
0 step
700 mm
Processed using first DPP 4 and then PSE 13
Location:Crace Pond (Australian Capital Territory)
Keywords:adult
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