A bird of prey on the wing is hard to shoot: displays at zoos and wildlife parks make life easier.
Hardware: Canon EOS 1D MarkIIN, EF 70-200m f/2.8L IS USM, Sigma 1.4x HSM converter
Exposure: ISO400, 1/1000s @ f/4.5, -0.33EV, 280mm
Post: Crop, reduced exposure, RAW sharpening, black point, sharpening, vignette.
Shot in auto white balance, using the eyedropper tool in Aperture three to find a grey (Bugs’ fur) has made a big difference to the image. Shot with a high shutter speed to freeze the motion of the dancers’ legs.
Hardware: Canon EOS 1D mark IIN, EF 24-105 f/4L
Exposure: ISO800, 1/250s @ f/4, 84mm
Post: White balanace.