Return to My Homeland/A Guest Blog Post by Yannis Arvanitis

Return to My Homeland, A Guest Blog Post by Yannis Arvanitis

Yannis joined Robert O’Toole and I at Lake Kerkini late last winter as our co-leader/interpreter. It was great having him along especially at our favorite restaurant!

This image of a Dalmatian Pelican splashing down for a landing was created on the Lake Kerkin, Greece […]

Canon 70-200 f/2.8L IS II Gear Questions from the Non-believers :)

This Great White Pelican (if I have the correct species name….) was photographed at Lake Kerkini, Greece with the Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II lens (hand held at 175mm) and the EOS-1D Mark IV. ISO 400. Evaluative metering +1/3 stop: 1/2500 sec. at f/5.6. There were 2 of these birds present the week before […]

Great White Tricks

This Great White Pelican was photographed at Lake Kerkini yesterday on our first sunny morning. The colors were insanely amazing. I kept an astounding 344 images after my first round of editing (out of about 1600). This image was created with the Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS lens, the EF 2X III TC, and the […]