05 Night of the Pel­i­cans

Greg du Toit, South Africa Fi­nal­ist,Birds

NPhoto - - Lightbox - www.greg­du­toit.com

I was stranded by Kenya’s Lake Nakuru when my car broke down, and I had a great view of about 200 pel­i­cans set­tling down to roost. I de­cided on a long ex­po­sure, with a burst of flash cre­at­ing a ghostly im­pres­sion of one of the strag­glers fly­ing in. Nikon D3s, Nikon AF 80-400mm f/4.5–5.6D ED VR; Nikon SB-800 Speed­light, 3 secs, f/16, ISO200

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.