Taken with Alan Murphy in the Kachemak Bay in Alaska. We were lucky to have a relatively clear sky for a wonderful sunset along with a few birds. This was one of the toughest shot I have taken. This was shot with Canon 300mm f/2.8 L II lens. I couldn't risk burning my retina by looking at the sun through the viewfinder, so had to use the live view and shoot blind, anticipating the bird. Fair to say, I got lucky with this one....
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It’s always worth it, when you are on the water before sun rises and then you have a couple of co-operative loons to give you a company. Thanks to Connor and Jess for helping me to get this shot. The beautiful lake, gorgeous sunrise, co-operative loons and distant, haunting calls of other loons in the lake made this a memorable outing on the water.
Tags: landscape photography sunrise wildlife nature birds avian common loons British Columbia Loon Trip 2019 landscape bird