AMERICAN ROBIN, CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN, GLENCOE, ILLINOIS, MARCH 17, 2011
SMC Pentax-DA 55-300 at 300mm
1/2000 sec. f9.0
Another in yesterday's harvest of robin shots from the Botanic Garden, this one shows the subject feeding on winter-dried fruit from a David crabapple tree. I'm learning that it takes patience to get photographs of birds physically interacting with the world around them, not just perching prettily on a branch. Click for a large version.