Just let go!

© Robert Leverton

Just let go!

Uploaded: May 20, 2005


400mm with 1.4 extender - at f/4.5, speed of 1/1000 and ISO of 100. Used manual focus to keep the AF from wandering. A heron's head is very small! Location was Great Falls on the Potomac.


Brian Cassar May 20, 2005

Wonderful! Great shot Robert with exact timing. I bet this will see it again next month. Well done! #251535

Brinn MacDougall May 20, 2005

Excellent capture, Robert!! #1372496

Laura E. OConnor June 21, 2005


Kerby Pfrangle June 21, 2005

Robert congrats.

Best of luck in the next round.

Kerby #1500812

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