Charles F. Littlewood | Eagles, Hawks and other Raptors | _MG_0122 Miss Kite ID Shot

Photo Info

Dimensions1400 x 1568
Original file size827 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken31-Jul-11 11:41
Date modified5-Aug-11 15:21
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark III
Focal length840 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.7
Exposure1/4000 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Shutter priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
_MG_0122 Miss Kite ID Shot

_MG_0122 Miss Kite ID Shot

Here's a Mississippi Kite circling in the thermal. They're often seen on the prairie in the company of the Swallowtailled Kites.

The feather pattern looks like a layered approah to airfoil shape!