Sandpiper Pics

by | Mar 31, 2012 | Updates & Opportunities | 5 comments

Had some fun shooting on the Pacific Coast yesterday! The late afternoon sun was perfect for shooting the daring little critters that inhabit the rocky beaches. This poor sandpiper, waiting so patiently for the waves to bring in some food for dinner, evidently didn’t quite calculate the intensity of the next wave that came in. They were fun birds to watch. 🙂

8651_Canon EOS 40D, 200 mm, 1-500 sec at f - 7.1, ISO 2008647_Canon EOS 40D, 200 mm, 1-800 sec at f - 8.0, ISO 200

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  1. Daniel Staddon

    Remarkable! So you did make it out to the coast! What a great place to be on your birthday. Can’t wait to hear more about it!

  2. Samantha A

    Oh the beach!! We haven’t been to the beach in over 6 years!!!
    I really like the 2nd one!!
    Happy birthday! God bless

    • James Staddon

      Yes, the beach! It’s amazing how I had forgotten how enjoyable it was to walk along the shore in my bare feet and listen to the shore birds chattering and waves crashing on the shore. It was definitely an enjoyable place to be for my birthday.

  3. Ryan Taylor

    Wow! Those are amazing! That’s really neat how you got the water frozen in midair like that. Happy belated Birthday, James!

  4. Bethany

    Wonderful pictures! I really like the first one; but of course, they are both great 🙂

    Happy Birthday!


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