Moon setting over Huntsville 6-24-2009

After a shoot on Wednesday Adam and I went to a spot he knew on Monte Sano and shot the moon setting over the City of Huntsville. One of the prettiest views of Huntsville i have ever seen. I would love to have a house right...

Birding with a Canon 400 2.8

  I woke up at 5 am this morning (Andrea was not so Happy. LOL) and took advantage of a  Canon 400 2.8 and a 2x teleconverter that fell in my lap ( thanks Adam). The plan was to go to the greenway by the house and photograph a blue heron that lives there. The first animal i saw was a small rabbit.   Then i got to the greenway and saw a blue heron in the creek, and as soon as it saw me lift the camera it flew away. Typical. They are the shyest birds i have ever seen. I then continued to walk the greenway looking for any song birds or water fowl, and found a few….      Then I saw the blue heron again, but i could only see it through the lens, it was too far away to see with the naked eye! I of course started walking towards it, and as soon as i did it started walking  away from me,,,   so i snapped a few frames… As soon as the camera clicked he flew away, and i followed, got a little closer this time,,, and he flew away again, this time i could not follow any more. then I walked the rest of the...

Birding with a 400 2.8

I woke up this morning at 5 am, to take advantage of a 400 2.8 that I have on loan today ( thanks Adam) and went to the Aoldridge Creek greenway to photograph Blue Heron. So, I start off the day and it is still pretty dark, the first animal i see is a small rabbit. After that i see a Blue Heron, and as soon as i lift the camera it flies away….. so i continue on and shoot other song birds as i see...