One huge challenge for Nature photographers is to capture birds in flight.
A lot of it is luck because to some extent you have to have the birds play the game before you can get the shot.
That being said you can create the best possible scenario for you to have the best advantage.
If possible I prefer to have the sun at my back, or over my shoulder. This makes for a real nice photo because the wings spread highlighted feathers have a great look, especially on white birds.
Obviously you want to use a fast shutter speed to stop the action.
I think the hardest part of the whole shoot is getting the focus right.
This is where if you talk to ten wildlife photographers you might get ten answers.
I really believe it boils down to what works with the camera you have... [ Read more...