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Sun-kissed Stalker
Photograph by Steve Winter

Illuminated by a ray of sunlight, a snowy egret lands among the trees of Monte Cabaniguán Wildlife Refuge. Here the bird can hunt in peace, hoping to snatch a meal of crustaceans and passing fish.

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Canon EOS III
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia 50
Lens: Canon EF 500 F4L IS with 2x extender
Speed and F-Stop: 1/250 @ f/8
Weather Conditions: Clear
Time of Day: 9 a.m.
Lighting Techniques: Available light


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