Royal Spoonbill

Royal Spoonbill
Photographed by:Paul Thorogood on Sun 25th Jun, 2017 and uploaded on Thu 20th Jul, 2017 .
Resolution:1400x700
Viewed:87
ID:26620
Comment:This was more about the light capturing the bird than the bird capturing the light. The shot was taken shortly after sunrise and I was fortunate that while panning on the Royal spoonbill the autofocus remained on the bird and was not affected by the sun glare or the reeds on the lake edge.
Equipment:Camera: Nikon D700. Lens: AF-S Nikkor 300mm. Aperture: f/8. ISO: 400. Exposure: 1/8000. Exposure compensation: 0. Hand-held.
Location:Chittaway (New South Wales)
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