American Kestrel On A Post

By | December 28, 2020

I don’t have many photos of the American Kestrel so I was excited to get a clear shot at this one. It was on a post at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma.

American Kestrel On A Post
American Kestrel On A Post

How I Got The Photo: American Kestrel On A Post

I had my camera and lens resting on a bean bag draped over the open window of my pickup.

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS 7D
  • Lens: Canon EF 500 mm f/4L IS

Technical:

  • Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma)
  • Date & Time Taken: December 28, 2011 (09:38 A.M.)
  • Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f8.0
  • Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec. (as determined by the camera)
  • ISO: 400
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Evaluative
  • Exposure Compensation: 0
  • Back-button Focus
  • Single Point Continuous Auto Focus
  • Focal Length: 500 mm
  • Processed With Luminar 4