Uploaded 7-Mar-09
Taken 6-Mar-09

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Photo Info

Dimensions1336 x 1161
Original file size4.46 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spacesRGB
Date taken6-Mar-09 10:57
Date modified7-Mar-09 10:11
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 40D
Focal length420 mm
Exposure1/2000 at f/6.3
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 250
Eagle getting ready to swoop

Eagle getting ready to swoop

Penticton, BC
I was standing in a shadow watching a crow when this eagle suddenly flew in to dive for ducks only 30 m from me, but on the other side of a metal fence. It did not get a meal on this pass as another pedestrian came into view.