I photographed this Bald Eagle at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. It was perched over the auto tour road.

Bald Eagle
Bald Eagle

How I Got The Photo:

I drove underneath this Bald Eagle and had to open my pickup door and lean out to get this photo. I braced my camera and lens on the door frame.

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R5
  • Lens: Canon EF 800 mm f/11


  • Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma)
  • Date and Time Taken: March 25, 2022 (7:12 A. M.)
  • Exposure Mode: Manual
  • Aperture: f11 (Fixed)
  • Shutter speed: 1/3200
  • ISO: 6400 (Auto)
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Evaluative
  • Back-button Focus
  • Animal Eye Single Point Auto Tracking
  • Exposure Compensation: 0
  • Focal Length: 800 mm