Northern Harrier – Image Stabilization & A Crazy-Fast Shutter Speed Save The Day

northern harrier 6146 ron dudley

This image was taken in what I thought were probably impossible conditions to get a sharp shot. Normally it isn’t a shot that I’d even attempt. […]

Green-winged Teal (and one reason I err on the side of high shutter speeds)

green-winged teal 1955 ron dudley

The Green-winged Teal is our smallest duck and to my eye the male is strikingly handsome and colorful, especially when you can catch the light just right on the iridescent greens of the crescent above and behind the eye. It’s amazing how that crescent turns black in an instant at differing light angles. […]