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Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on May 17, 2016

Teal at Sunset

On May 12 I posted this bird doing a wing flap.  Here, the bird is just taking it easy as the sun gets ready to go down.  Ridgefield NWR, May 11, 2016. LARGEVIEW! Canon 7D Mark II, 1/1600, f6.3, ISO 400, 700mm, 6:23 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Ducks, Grebes, Cormorants, Swans, etc. on May 12, 2016

Green-winged Teal Salute

This Green-winged Teal provided a little action today, May 11, 2016, at the Ridgefield NWR, with a wing flap.  I spent the afternoon there and intended to spend the evening until the mosquitoes came out in attack mode just after 6 p.m. I ended up leaving a little earlier than I ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on May 17, 2013

May 9, 2013 – Ridgefield NWR – 43 New ...

In my previous posting (May 1), I went out to my local refuge and shot the 1.4x II extender attached to my Canon 400mm f5.6L lens.  Today I took off the extender and used the bare 400mm f5.6L lens, which is my typical set up.  I’ll give the 1.4x III a try next time. It wa ... Continue Reading