Scissor-tailed Flycatcher On Dead Plant

By | May 2, 2021

While driving the asphalt section of the auto tour road located in the Sandtown area of the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma, I spotted this Scissor-tailed Flycatcher.

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 4-18-21
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher 4-18-21

How I Got The Shot:  Scissor-tailed Flycatcher On Dead Plant

I had my camera and lens 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:

  • Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma)
  • Date and Time Taken: April 18, 2010 (09:03 A. M.)
  • Aperture Priority
  • Aperture: f5.6
  • Shutter speed: 1/2200 (as determined by the camera)
  • ISO: 1600
  • White Balance: Auto
  • Metering Mode: Multi
  • Back-button Focus
  • Single Point Continuous Auto Focus
  • Exposure Compensation: -0.3
  • Focal Length: 400 mm
  • Processed With Luminar 4

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