In this second part of my “Kayaking the Myakka”, I’m going to feature a few of the many alligator images I captured from the kayak.
But before I share the gator images, here is an image I captured using my cell phone. I think you will see how peaceful it can be kayaking the Myakka River. It was so quiet … no cars, no people shouting. About the only sound was the occasional bird foraging at the river’s edge and the sound of water dripping from my paddle as I kayaked about. What a wonderfully relaxing paddle!
And here are a few of the gator images I captured from the Myakka River:
If you missed the first kayaking post, you can find it by clicking on this link: “Kayaking the Myakka, Part 1”
Photographic Equipment Used:
- Canon 7D Mark II body
- Canon 100-400mm, f/4.5-f/5.6 IS lens, from 180mm to 400mm
- Handheld in the kayak, with IS “On”
- ISO 800 (all)
- Aperture f/5 and f/5.6
- Shutter 1/640 sec. to 1/1600 sec.