A Big Year - Birds 2021

Challenge #29 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by OSP2017.
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Capture and display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2021. Please respect the birds and their environment; a good guide to ethical bird photography can be found here: https://www.audubon.org/get-outside/audubons-guide-ethical-bird-photography
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Northern Harrier -9997
by vbuhay
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I was at the Bolsa Chica Welands shooting at some aircraft practicing for the Pacific Airshow when this Harrier showed up... a quick flyby.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 6th October, 2021 04:01 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 1st October, 2021
Focal length: 450 mm
Shutter speed: 1/3200 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 320
Notes: Monopod Mounted, Manual Exposure, AFC D9, Shot in Raw, processed and exported to Jpeg in Lightroom 10.4
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