Sandhill Crane in Flight at Bosque del Apache

Post on June 12, 2012 Sandhill Crane Crane Birds


The number of Sandhill Cranes at Bosque del Apache are thousands strong, it’s a great place to practice BIF if you are just get in the game. They are huge and slow like great egret or blue heron, just an easy subject for in-flight. But this one is slightly special, the top-view angle and blurred out background add pleasantness and make the bird really stands out.

  • Canon, EOS 1D Mark II N
  • EF 500mm F4L IS USM
  • ISO 250, 1/2000s, F5.6 ,700mm
  • Bosque del Apache, New Mexico
  • December 08, 2006
Sandhill Crane in Flight at Bosque del Apache

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