Today’s “Fun Friday” post comes from my January bald eagle photography workshop on the Mississippi River in eastern Iowa. A single, American White Pelican flew in and was fishing in front of us for a while, during 2 of our 3 days on the river. I just love the expression on this guy as he held a fish within his beak:
For an even better view, I’ve cropped the above photo to better show the open pouch:
I have a few more pelican images from that trip. I’ll share them in an upcoming post.
Photographic Equipment Used:
- Canon 7D Mark II body
- Canon EF 100mm-400mm, f/4.5-f/5.6 IS lens
- Handheld, with IS “On”
- ISO 500
- Aperture f/7.1
- Shutter 1/1600 sec.