Taking Off

Photographed this Brown Pelican as it was taking off from the bay after doing a dive for its meal. Location was the bay near Fort Pickens on the West end of Santa Rosa Island in Florida. Captured with the Sony A9 using the Sony 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS lens. This was a handheld shot 1/2000 sec at f/6.3 ISO 640. Post processing in Lightroom Classic along with Luminar 4. Cheers!

Just Standing Around

This Great Blue was standing around along the shore near Fort Pickens looking for its next meal. Fort Pickens is located just West of Pensacola Beach on Santa Rosa Island in Florida. Captured this shot using the Sony A7RM4 with the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM Lens. Was shot at 1/2000 sec at f/4.0 with ISO 100 handheld. Post Processing with Adobe Lightroom Classic CC. Cheers!

Snack Time

Shorebird getting his afternoon snack along the shore on the grounds of Fort Pickens. With this shot I was laying down on the graound to get on the same level as the bird. This was a handheld shot done with the Sony A7RM4 using the Sony FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM lens with the 1.4 Teleconverter. Camera setting were 1/1250 sec at f/4.0 with ISO 200. Post Processing with Adobe Lightroom Classic and Skylum Flex.

Sunset At The Pass

It was a golden hour evening at the Pensacola Pass as I captured this setting sun from the grounds of Fort Pickens. The fort is llocated on the West end of Santa Rosa Island in Florida. This was a handheld shot using the Sony A7RM4 with the Sony FE 24-70mm GM lens. Camera settings were 1/13 sec at f/22 with ISO 100. Post processing with Adobe Lightroom Classic. Cheers!

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!

Colorful Sky

It was a colorful sky ask you entered the grounds of Fort Pickens on the West end of Santa Rosa Island land night (10/22/19) as the sun was setting. This was a handheld shot done with the Sony A7RM4 using the 24-70mm F2.8 GM Lens. Camera settings were 1/30 sec at f/5.6, ISO 100. Post processing with Adobe Lightroom and ON1 Photo Raw 2020. Have a great Wednesday. Cheers!