fbpixel

Blue Grouse Dance


Posted by Mike Eastman on Tue May 16, 2017 1:24 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 8 posts | 
Image
Canon EOS 7D Mark II, EF 70-200ƒ/2.8L IS II, 1/3200 Sec at ƒ/2.8, ISO 100 The Blue Grouse in the Absaroka Wilderness Wyoming are showing their colors. 

Posted by:
Mike Eastman
Forum Contributor
Location: Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Wyoming
Member #:02091
Posts: 34
Joined: 09 Oct 2016
Connect with me:

   

by c.w. moynihan on Tue May 16, 2017 1:39 pm
User avatar
c.w. moynihan
Lifetime Member
Posts: 10443
Joined: 07 Mar 2006
Location: Lake George & Saratoga Springs, NY
Member #:00801
Great shot of this grouse displaying.
Christian

Cuz I'm free as a bird now and this bird you cannot change !
 

by Jakejacoby on Tue May 16, 2017 1:50 pm
User avatar
Jakejacoby
Forum Contributor
Posts: 299
Joined: 03 Nov 2015
Location: Oldsmar, Florida
Member #:02085
Mike: Beautiful image. Were you in a blind on a lek?
 

by Mike Eastman on Tue May 16, 2017 2:17 pm
Mike Eastman
Forum Contributor
Posts: 34
Joined: 09 Oct 2016
Location: Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Wyoming
Member #:02091
Jakejacoby wrote:
Mike:  Beautiful image.  Were you in a blind on a lek?


Jakejacoby: No I was filming grizzlies and the blue grouse just came out of the snow cover timber. And walked along the snow bank doing his display next to where I was standing. I was above 8,500 feet where we still have snow banks. Mike Eastman
 

by Jakejacoby on Tue May 16, 2017 2:56 pm
User avatar
Jakejacoby
Forum Contributor
Posts: 299
Joined: 03 Nov 2015
Location: Oldsmar, Florida
Member #:02085
Mike Eastman wrote:
Jakejacoby wrote:
Mike:  Beautiful image.  Were you in a blind on a lek?


Jakejacoby: No I was filming grizzlies and the blue grouse just came out of the snow cover timber. And walked along the snow bank doing his display next to where I was standing. I was above 8,500 feet where we still have snow banks. Mike Eastman


Wow!  Great stuff, thanks.
 

by Carol Clarke on Tue May 16, 2017 3:52 pm
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 51663
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Bucks, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
Beautiful capture of the display behaviour Mike! Lovely colours and detail.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.

"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Karl Egressy on Tue May 16, 2017 4:56 pm
User avatar
Karl Egressy
Forum Contributor
Posts: 28493
Joined: 11 Dec 2004
Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Member #:00988
Looks superb when clicked on. Great capture of the display.
 

by david fletcher on Wed May 17, 2017 11:43 am
User avatar
david fletcher
Lifetime Member
Posts: 14572
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Superb! brilliant display and colours Mike
Make your life spectacular!
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
8 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group