Category Archives: Birds

Turkey Taking Dirt Bath

Rolling or moving about in dust, dry dirt, or sand is referred to as “dust bathing,” and it is most likely done to rid feathers of parasites. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R5 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near The Ouachita National Forest (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: September 9, 2022 (1:07 P. M.) Exposure Mode:… Read More »

Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Scratching

I photographed this Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Scratching in an area called Minor’s Cove, which is at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R5 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma) Date and Time Taken: August 16, 2022 (08:23 A. M.) Exposure Mode: Manual Aperture: f8.0 Shutter speed: 1/3200… Read More »