It’s great to have the chance to shoot these Blue-Winged Teals along with all the other birds that winter here in Southeast Texas. In a few months they will all depart for the northern states leaving us “birders” waiting till next winter for another glimpse of togetherness.
Copyright © 2009 Jeff Lynch Photography
Shot taken with a Canon 50D set on aperture priority (Av), using an EF 300mm f/4L IS USM with an EF 1.4X II extender mono-pod mounted. The exposure was taken at 420mm, f/8 for 1/250th of a second at ISO 100 on Lexar Professional UDMA digital film. All post capture processing was done in Lightroom 2. Click on the image above for a larger version.