About the Author

Miguel started taking photographs as a teenager when his mother gave him a film SLR as a birthday gift. Since then, photography has become his passion. He began by photographing landscapes, but his most recent interest is wildlife and birds, sparked by the Wildlife Photography of the Year books. Miguel has traveled the world in search of wildlife subjects and has visited Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, India, Canada, USA, Alaska, Norway, Finland, Ireland, England, and Spain. He has recently began to pursue underwater photography with dive trips to Maldives and the Red Sea. Miguel's work has been widely published and he has won numerous photography awards including the first place in the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition Creative Visions of Nature category and visitor's choice award in 2008. His winning image "Polar Sunrise" was displayed in an exhibit at the Natural History Museum in London. Visit his website at: www.miguellasa.com.

Tip: Sea Eagle Fishing – Norway
by Miguel Lasa | June 1, 2012

© Miguel LasaThe photo was taken from a boat during my summer trip to Norway. I used the Canon 1D Mark 2 with a fast shutter speed of 1/1250th of a second and wide aperture of f/4 with my Canon EF 300mm f/2.8 lens. To capture the shot, I followed the eagle before the dive and set the camera mode to AI Servo...

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