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White-faced Heron

White-faced Heron (Image ID 34486)
Photographed byCon Boekel on Tue 12th Mar, 2019 and uploaded on same date.
Resolution1400x1019
Viewed20
ID34486
CommentWhite-faced Herons in flight tend to look buoyant with not a lot of apparent effort required to keep airborne. This is the first of two images, both showing (the same) White-faced Heron working hard to gain traction. The black on the feet is ooze from a drying wetland.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mk IV Canon EF 500mm 1:4 L IS 11 USM Handheld f/10 1/6400 sec ISO-2500 0 step 500 mm Processed using first DPP 4, PSE 13 and Neat Image. Murk spots from the water's surface and a corner of log removed.
LocationJerrabomberra Wetlands Nature Reserve (Australian Capital Territory)
Keywordsin flight
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