Markus Varesvuo - Moonstruck eiders
Or maybe the photographer is moonstruck…
Either way, it’s a thrill to try and get a bird into a nice moon frame; mostly the bird is too high or too low, or nowhere, when there’s a full moon rising on a clear night. Out at sea offers good opportunities, because the horizon is clear and the low hanging moon can be caught low and huge; big enough to frame an Eider flying by (Somateria mollissima).
Location: Archipelago Sea, Finland
Tags: baltic sea, Bird, eider, full moon, markus varesvuo, somateria mollissima, wildlife photography