|Equipment:||Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT|
Canon EF 300mm f4L IS with 1.4x Teleconverter
|Settings:||f8; 1/80 sec.; focal length at 420 mm; ISO 400|
|Date:||April 16, 2006 1:16 pm|
|Location:||Barefoot Landing / Myrtle Beach, SC|
Coots make for challenging photography due to their dark, black bodies and white beaks; if exposing properly to capture the detail of the body feathers, the highlights on the beak are likely to be blown. This one came out okay, with only a slight bit of color bleed around its bill.