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Archive for October, 2018

Posted in Kingfishers on October 22, 2018

Branch with Bird

Oct. 19, 2018, at Ridgefield NWR.  Here’s a Belted Kingfisher that wouldn’t land where there was a clear shot, but I thought it turned out okay anyway. Canon 7D Mark II, 1/1600, f4, ISO 320, 500mm, 1:09 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on October 19, 2018

Falcon at Sunset

A female American Kestrel (possibly born this year) posing for me at the Ridgefield NWR, Oct. 19, 2018. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 1000, 500mm, 5:22 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Kingfishers on October 12, 2018

Distracted

This is a shot from Aug. 4, 2016–a frame not published by me before–of a female Belted Kingfisher.  Taken at the Ridgefield NWR. Continue Reading