Shadow chaser

ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR

I saw these Terns fly past, leaving their shadows, but didn’t have the camera. I came back the next day – no birds! The next day – no sun! I wanted the shot so bad … On the 14th day three flew left, two flew right – I got five frames. Perseverance pays off.

Bunbury Beach, Western Australia

Canon 1D MkIII, Canon 300mm f2.8 IS, 1/2000, f5.6, ISO 200

by David Rennie, Western Australia