Creature of Light

Sitting for hours in a hide in the swamps on an unfriendly and windy day with nothing to do but waiting, this great white egret landed in the water to shelter from the windchill. A few minutes before sunset the sun broke through the clouds and emblazed the white plumage of the bird. It was a stunning moment…

Image Details:

Location: Hungary
Camera: Canon EOS 1D MarkIV
Focal Length: 300mm
Aperture: 5.6
Exposure: 1/200 sec

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