Birding before dawn
It was too dark for the camera to expose the birds as they moved around so I used a flash set on low power to illuminate the Avocet swimming a few yards off the shoreline. The stilt found that quite intriguing and circled me on land and in the air a couple of times before I carried on towards the eastern glow.
This entry was posted on July 7, 2015 by Christopher Martin. It was filed under Birds, Nature, Wildlife and was tagged with alberta, American Avocet, bird photography, Black-necked Stilt, Canada, flying, Nanton, nature, night photography, prairie, shorebirds, wildlife.