The Stare

This shorebird was staring me down as I photographed it along the shoreline near Fort Pickens located on the West end of Santa Rosa Island in Florida. To capture this shot I was actually laying flat on the ground to get to the same leval of this bird. Photographed with the Sony A7RIV using the Sony FE 70-200mm F2,8 GM lens. Camera setting ere 1/1600 sec at f/4.0, ISO 200. Post processing with Adobe Lightroom Classic. Cheers!

Pelican Take Off

This Brown Pelican was about to take off from the bay near Fort Pickens on the West end of Santa Rosa Island in Florida. Captured this shot using the Sony A7RIV with Sony FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS lens. Camera setting for this handheld shot were 1/400 sec at f/6.3 with IOS 100. Post processing with Adobe Lightroom Classic and Skylum Flex. Have great Wednesday. Cheers!

Pelican Hanging Out

This Pelican was just haning out and taking it easy on the dock behind Joe Patti's Seafood & Market located in Pensacola, Florida. With this shot I used the Sony A9 with the new Sony FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens. Camera setting were i/500 sec at f/6.3, ISO 400. Camera was mounted on a monopod. Post processing with Lightroom Classic and Skylum Flex. Cheers!

The Egret

One of the many Egrets that are hanging around the Alligator Farm in St.Augustine, Florida that I photographed this past April. Photographed this bird with the Sony A9 using the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens along with the 1.4X teleconverter handheld. Camera setting were 1/2000 sec at f/4.0, ISO 125 with post processing with Lightroom Classic and Luminar Flex.

Feeding Time

This adult Egret was in the process of feeding it's young. I captured this shot at the Alligator Farm in St. Augustine, Florida during a Sunday morning visit in late April 2019. Used the Sony A9 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 along with the 1.4X teleconverter to capture this shot. Post processing with Lightroom Classic.