Black Vultures

Photographed a couple of Black Vultures hanging out at the Alligator Farm in St Augustine Florida during a trip in April 2019. To capture this shot I used the Sony A9 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens. The 1.4 telecoverter was also used. This handheld shot was post processed 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.

Peacock Showing Off

Last moth I spent some time in the St Augustine, Florida area. While there I took time out to visit the Ponce de Leon Fountain Of Youth. Why not, everyone wants to stay young. As you enter the grounds this beautiful Peacock greets you by showing off it feathers. To capture this shot I used the Sony A7M3 witht he Sony FE 24-240mm F3.5-6.3 OSS lens handheld. Camera setting were 1/50 sec at f/8.0, ISO 100. Post processing with Lightroom Classic.

The Snowy Egret

The Egret was just relaxing up in a tree on the grounds of the Alligator Farm in St Augustine, Florida. 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 100 with post processing with Lightroom Classic and Luminar 3.

The Black Kimmer

Black Skimmers are back along the Navarre Beach Causeway in Florida for their annual nesting time. Captured this Skimmer as it was about to land. Was using the Sony A9 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens with the 1.4 teleconverter. Setting were 1/1250 sec at 4.0, ISO 160. Have a wonderful Wednesday. Cheers

The Roseate Spoonbill

The Roseate Spoonbill hanging out in the trees on the grounds of the Alligator Farm Zoological Park in St Augustine, Florida. Used the Sony A9 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens along with the Sony FE 1.4 Teleconverter handheld to capture this shot. Camera setting: 1/2000 sec at f/4.5, ISO 100. Post processing with Lightroom Calssic CC and Luminar 3.1.0.

West African Crowned Crane

West African Crowned Crane
This West African Crowned Crane was showing off its crown as I photographed it at the Allitgator Farm Zooligical Park in St Augustine, Florida Sunday moring April 28th. Was in the area attending the Florida's Birding & Photo Fest. With this shot I used the Sony A9 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens along with the Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter. Photograhed at 1/400 sec, f/8 with ISO 400 handheld. Post processing with Capture One Por 12 and Luminar 3.1.0.