Whoop, Whoop-ing Cranes

© Susan Weisensel

Whoop, Whoop-ing Cranes

Jeff Sielski 5/24/2015 3:14:54 PM

Thant is excellent Susan!! Awesome capture!! #1618871

Susan Weisensel 5/24/2015 3:34:18 PM

Thank you Jeff, it was a heart pounding thrill. #11307845

Jeff Sielski 5/24/2015 7:13:55 PM

Bird photography will do that to you! And using very long lenes!! #11307926

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Description

Endangered Crane! The state of Wisconsin is part of the Operation Migration efforts to rebuild the Whooping Crane population. Last summer I got to attend a training flight session of the Whooping Cranes, and the ultra light plane that guides them in the migration process. And today I saw 3 of the birds now living in the wild. I was only able to get a good capture of 2 of the birds, but what a thrill to see them at all.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/16000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D3300

Uploaded on 5/24/2015 3:12:16 PM
Entered into contest on 5/24/2015 3:12:16 PM

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