I was photographing American White Pelicans near Robert S. Kerr Lock and Dam in Oklahoma. I photographed this one landing on the River.

American White Pelican Landing
American White Pelican Landing

I was sitting in the rocks on the south side of the river with my camera and lens on a tripod.

Gear Used:

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


  • Location: Robert S. Kerr Lock and Dam (Oklahoma)
  • Date & Time Taken: December 9, 2011 (10:30 A.M.)
  • Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f8.0
  • Shutter speed: 1/2000 sec. (as determined by the camera)
  • ISO: 320
  • 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

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