One from the weekend at a falconry centre where a green background just didn’t cut it. I decided to use a grey barn door behind the Peregrine Falcon as it acted as a very effective stormy cloud backdrop.
Canon 5D Mk3 with Canon 500mm f/4 L IS and Canon 1.4x III teleconverter.
For all those that have missed the previous post, I am running a great day photographing birds of prey at the Barn Owl Centre, Gloucestershire on Sunday 6th October.
Please see my previous post for the details here: BIRD OF PREY WORKSHOPS
If anyone is interested please get in touch with me.
A few days ago I posted about my new bird of prey photography workshops. For those who have expressed interest already here are the details. If you are interested in this great workshop please contact me using this link here: CONTACT IAN
Here is the advertisement:
With some very recent meetings I’m pleased to announce that I am now offering Bird of Prey photography workshops in Gloucestershire.
Five hours + five species = lots of great images.
Watch this space for more details or contact me for more information here: CONTACT IAN
Image 022 is of a Kestrel hovering against a blue sky. Research is the key to succesful photographs and here a lot of planning went into this image.
Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, November, 2010.
Canon 1d mkIV with Canon 800mm f/5.6 L IS lens.