Tag Archives: kingfisher

04 Jan
No Fishing

© David Harris Photograph by David Harris, johnjo58.500px.com Date: August 6, 2011 Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark III Focal Length: 400mm Aperture: f/5.6 ISO/Film: 640 Shutter Speed: 1/500 sec Note: David Harris took this photo of a kingfisher (wiki link) disobeying the rules of “No Fishing”. This capture is great in so many ways and puts

29 Nov
The Great Escape

©Tony Flashman Photograph by Tony Flashman, TonyFlashman.blogspot.com Date: September 24, 2011 Camera: Nikon D300 Focal Length: 70mm Aperature: f/8 ISO: 640 Exposure: 1/1250 sec Note: Tony Flashman captured this image of an Common Kingfisher (Alcedo Atthis) trying to eat a river minnow.  The Common Kingfisher is usually not one to miss its mark, so this