This Great Blue Heron with a Sunfish is the same bird I photographed that I thought had a problem (Great Blue Heron With A Problem). These photos are a few minutes before the Great Blue Heron started having problems so swallowing this sunfish maybe the cause.

Great Blue Heron With Sunfish
Great Blue Heron With Sunfish
Great Blue Heron With Sunfish 2
Great Blue Heron With Sunfish #2

How I Got The Shot: Great Blue Heron With A Sunfish

I was parked on the side of the auto tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I was in an area known as Tuff Pond which is near the Tuff boat ramp. My camera and lens were resting on a bean bag draped over the open window of my pickup.

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Fujifilm X-T3
  • Lens: Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6 L IS II (attached with a Fringer EF-FX Pro)

Technical: First Photo

  • Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma)
  • Date and Time Taken: May 7, 2021 (08:34 A. M.)
  • Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f7.1
  • Shutter speed: 1/1250 (as determined by the camera)
  • ISO: 2000
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Multi
  • Back-button Focus
  • Single Point Auto Focus
  • Exposure Compensation: +0.67
  • Focal Length: 400 mm
  • Processed With Luminar 4

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