A young Swallow (Hirundo rustica), perching on the overhead power cables, stretching its wings in preparation for the maiden migratory flight to Africa - I do hope it makes the journey safely and returns next year with its companions.
17.5m from subject, tripod. This is a heavy crop.
My thanks to those of you who dropped by and commented on yesterday's upload. Always very much appreciated
|Camera:||Canon EOS 7D |
|Lens:||EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x |
|Recording media:||RAW (digital)|
|Date Taken:||4 Sep 2012 - 9:07 AM|
|Focal Length:||700mm 17.5m from subject, tripod|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/5.7|
|Exposure Mode:||Aperture-priority AE|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|