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Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 5, 2012

Ridgefield Raptor

A shot taken Feb. 3, 2012, at the Ridgefield NWR.  I used my Canon 7D, 1/640, f6.3, ISO640, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens.  The sun was actually behind the bird and you can see the glow of the sun through the bill. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on December 7, 2011

The Eagle and the Falcon

Here, a Bald Eagle is harassed by a Peregrine Falcon over Rest Lake at the Ridgefield NWR, on Nov. 25, 2011.  Taken with my Canon 7D, 1/2500, f5.6, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on December 7, 2011

Nov. 25, 2011- Fri. – Ridgefield NWR – Par ...

I visited the Ridgefield NWR again today and arrived at sun up.  The weather was supposed to be sunny but not until after a few hours of fog and low clouds.  Once these cleared away it was pretty nice shooting. [At the end of this post I have written a short “review” ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on March 3, 2011

Bald Eagle Dive

A Bald Eagle takes a dive at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Feb. 25, 2011.  Taken with my Canon 7D, 1/2000, f5.6, ISO250, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 7, 2011

Magnificent Eagles 2

This is one more of the frames taken when the mature eagle flew in and knocked the immature bird off of the bare perch.  Taken at Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Feb. 1, 2011, using a Canon 7D, f5.6, 1/1600, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 5, 2011

Bald Eagle In Flight

This Bald Eagle flew within about 30 feet of me on Feb. 1, 2011, at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge.  Taken with a Canon 7D, f7.1, 1/2500, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 5, 2011

Anticipation

This late-immature Bald Eagle is excited for the arrival of a companion bird.  Taken at Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on Feb. 1, 2011.  I used a Canon 7D, f5.6, 1/800, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 4, 2011

Magnificent Eagles

The mature Bald Eagle actually knocked the younger one off the perch as they clutched talons.  There are more shots from this encounter in my Feb. 1, 2011, blog posting.  Taken at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge Feb. 1, 2011, with Canon 7D, f5.6, 1/2500, ISO400, Canon ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on January 15, 2011

Juvenile Bald Eagle

Jan. 11, 2011, at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, this awesome raptor lands in a tree where I had unfettered access with the camera.  This is an uncropped shot of the eagle regurgitating a pellet although it appears that he is telling me off!  I used my Canon 7D, 1/400 ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on October 26, 2010

Eagle in Flight

An almost mature Bald Eagle winging its way!  Taken in Dec. 2009, at the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge using a Canon 40D, 1/2000, f6.3, 400mm, ISO400, Canon 100-400L lens. Continue Reading