Charles F. Littlewood | Eagles, Hawks and other Raptors | _MG_0380 Kestel and Dragonfly

Photo Info

Dimensions2242 x 2789
Original file size2.72 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken13-Nov-11 14:45
Date modified15-Nov-11 18:19
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark III
Focal length840 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.7
Exposure1/1250 at f/13
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Normal
ISO speedISO 500
Metering modePattern
_MG_0380 Kestel and Dragonfly

_MG_0380 Kestel and Dragonfly

I don't have many photos of this little guy. The Kestral is one of thethree shyest birds to photograph.

This was a loooong shot but reveals the character of the littlest falcon.

Note: The "Speed Brakes" that extend from the leading edge of the wings