Werner Bollmann – Snow Patrol

Werner Bollmann – Snow Patrol

It took some hours until the first raven dared to leave its perch, flying directly to the bait. To rely on the autofocus in heavy snowfall is always a game of hazard. On the other hand manual focussing is rarely a better choice. In this situation I focussed manually on the bait and pressed the lock-on button when the raven finally appeared in the viewfinder. It worked…

Location: Finland

Posted on 19.01.2013
Photo info - 06.02.2012: Nikon D3s, 4.0/500mm, f5.6, 1/800, ISO 1000
Tags: corax finland forest raven snow taiga werner bollmann winter wildlife photography
Werner Bollmann – Snow Patrol

Werner Bollmann – Snow Patrol

It took some hours until the first raven dared to leave its perch, flying directly to the bait. To rely on the autofocus in heavy snowfall is always a game of hazard. On the other hand manual focussing is rarely a better choice. In this situation I focussed manually on the bait and pressed the lock-on button when the raven finally appeared in the viewfinder. It worked…

Location: Finland

Posted on 19.01.2013
Photo info - 06.02.2012: Nikon D3s, 4.0/500mm, f5.6, 1/800, ISO 1000
Tags: corax finland forest raven snow taiga werner bollmann winter wildlife photography