Florida… Fish Hawk

The hi-light of our afternoon was an Osprey that repeatedly came to hover over the pond as it looked for fish.  It began at the afar end of the pond the first few fly overs…

Nikon D4, AF-S 600mm f4 VR, TC 14E II ISO 800 f5.6 @ 1/100

 

I even had a chance to work on a vertical sequence as it banked…

Nikon D4, AF-S 600mm f4 VR, TC-20E III ISO 200 f8 @ 1/350

 

And, while I attempted to capture a sequence of it, as it dove for a fish, I was only able to make one sharp image.  Something to keep working at…

Nikon D4, AF-S 600mm f4 VR, TC-20E III ISO 200 f8 @ 1/350

 

We didn’t have much time out photographing between squalls but, the time we did have was highly productive!