Honorable Mention TIFA 2021 Nature / Wildlife

On A Windy Day

  • Photographer
    Christian Passeri
  • Technical Info
    1/1000 Sec At F/4, Iso 2000, 600mm
  • Photo Date

A male Mandarin duck is resting on a fallen birch. Despite the strong wind, the duck is able to relax and keep balance on one leg. To take this picture I put the tripod in the shallow water of the river Dahme, with the 600mm lens just above the water surface. A bit risky but definitely worth it!