Capturing a Green Heron’s Spider Snack

By |2023-08-20T05:04:20-05:00September 29, 2021|Categories: Birds, Oklahoma, Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A wildlife photographer blogs about observing and photographing a Green Heron eating a large spider at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma.

Eastern Bluebird With Spider

By |2022-12-27T16:14:14-06:00May 17, 2020|Categories: Birds|Tags: , , |

Last year I posted a photo of an Eastern Bluebird with a large spider (Eastern Bluebird With Large Spider). This year I photographed another Eastern Bluebird with a spider. I see them bringing in lots of spiders to the nestlings.

Eastern Bluebird With Spider
Eastern Bluebird With Spider

How I Got The Shot – Eastern Bluebird With Spider

Here is a link to my setup for photographing the Eastern Bluebirds in my Yard: My Eastern Bluebird Photography Setup

• Location: Arkansas
• Date Taken: May 1, 2020
• Aperture: f7.1
• Shutter speed: 1/320 sec.
• ISO: 1250
• Exposure Bias: +1/3 EV
• Exposure Mode: Aperture Priority
• Focal Length: 500 mm
• Lens: Canon EF 500 mm f/4L IS USM
• Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II