Cottontail Rabbit With A Tick

By | May 23, 2021

The Baby Cottontail Rabbit that I have posted about (Baby Cottontail Rabbit) and (Baby Cottontail Rabbit Visiting) has picked up a large tick. I wished it would let me get that tick off. That tick should be dropping off soon, as full as it looks.

Cottontail Rabbit With Tick
Cottontail Rabbit With Tick

How I Got The Shot: Cottontail Rabbit With A Tick

I sat on the ground hand-holding my camera and lens.

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R5                            
  • Lens: Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II 

Technical:

  • Location: Lavaca (Arkansas)
  • Date and Time Taken: May 22, 2021 (08:33 A. M.)
  • Aperture: f7.1
  • Shutter speed: 1/500
  • ISO: 1600
  • White Balance: Kelvin 6100
  • Exposure Mode: Manual
  • Metering Mode: Evaluative
  • Back-button Focus
  • Animal Eye Auto Focus
  • Exposure Compensation: 0
  • Focal Length: 400 mm
  • Processed With Luminar 4
Author: Steve Creek

An Arkansas-based Wildlife Photographer specializing in the wildlife found in Arkansas and Oklahoma.