Charles F. Littlewood | Eagles, Hawks and other Raptors | _MG_5470 Wild Turn

Photo Info

Dimensions2940 x 3584
Original file size2.42 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken30-Mar-10 15:05
Date modified11-Sep-14 20:00
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark III
Focal length840 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.7
Exposure1/1000 at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Normal
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
_MG_5470 Wild Turn

_MG_5470 Wild Turn

Turning at the edge of the capability of the wings!!

The feathers lifting in to the airstream rather than flat against the wing show a near "stall" condition.

What it takes to keep "locked on" to the quarry in sight!