Friday, February 26, 2016
Sandhill Cranes taking flight at Merced National Wildlife Refuge
I haven't mastered "birds-in-flight" pictures. There are sports settings on my camera, but I never think of them when I'm outdoors shooting at everything in sight. That being said, there were majestic things happening in the skies above the Merced National Wildlife Refuge today.
Knowing that they'll be gone soon makes every moment precious. The Sandhill Cranes are such graceful beautiful birds, and all the more so when they are soaring through the skies.
Lest the Snow Geese feel slighted, here are a few of them as well