Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Archive for August, 2019

Posted in Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on August 28, 2019

White-faced Ibis

This is a photo I shot from about 5 years ago.  My one and only spotting of a White-faced Ibis at the Ridgefield NWR.  I recall the bird being there for several days–then it disappeared.  This is a juvenile. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1000, f8, ISO 1600, 1000mm (500 + 2x III) ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on August 16, 2019

Meal on the Fly

A shot taken 3 years ago at the Ridgefield NWR. A Bald Eagle eating its prey on the fly. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 4000, 500mm.   Continue Reading