Acorn Hopper

This is one of those fortuitous midair action shots I managed to snag recently of an acorn woodpecker maneuver. Got lucky.

Technical Details

Composite: No
D500, Nikon 200-500 lens, Nikon 1.4 TC, monopod, 1/16OOTH, F 8.0, 650mm. ISO 3200, AI Clear, cropped to 3619 x 2863


Good catch, Dave! Right place, right time, good reactions.

Love the expression, Dave. Also how the trees frame woodpecker so nicely. Great capture.