Red-breasted Nuthatch On A Log

I photographed this Red-breasted Nuthatch on a log in my yard near my bird feeder (Arkansas).

Red-breasted Nuthatch On A Log
Red-breasted Nuthatch On A Log

I had my camera and lens on a tripod while sitting in my yard near a feeder.


  • Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark III
  • Lens: Canon EF500mm f/4L IS


  • Location: Lavaca (Arkansas)
  • Date & Time Taken: February 10, 2011 (10:27 A.M.)
  • Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f4.0
  • Shutter speed: 1/1250 sec. (as determined by the camera)
  • ISO: 200
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Evaluative
  • Exposure Compensation: +1/3
  • Back-button Focus
  • Single Point Continuous Auto Focus
  • Focal Length: 500 mm
  • Processed With Luminar 4

A Few More Birds In My Yard:

  1. White-crowned Sparrow In My Yard
  2. Red-bellied Woodpecker On Driftwood
  3. Eastern Bluebird On Side Of Tree