Inverness-shire, Scotland


The slavonian grebe is a stunning looking bird when in it’s full breeding plumage.  For this image I wanted to capture the bird in it’s lochside habitat as it searches and dives for food.  I like how the bird is illuminated in the darker shadows of the image.

Field Notes

Camera: Olympus OMD EM-1 Mark 2

Lens: Leica DG 100-400mm F4-6.3

Aperture: F6.3

Exposure: 1/500 sec

ISO: 500