Camera settings Aperture Priority, F5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, AI Focus , focal length 840mm and exposure compensation at 1 full stop to account for the dark buzzard against the light sky
A slow start followed by a great deal of action, these two shellducks were chasing each other for quite a while, hopefully the image will give you a sense of that chase.
Shot with a Canon 1D MK111, Canon 600mm F4 lens and 1.4x converter.All mounted on a gitzo tripod with Black Widow Gimbal. Aperture priority F5.6, 1/800 sec, ISO 400, exposure + 1/3 stop with a focal length total of 840mm. Conditions were dry and sunny, mid morning.