This shot was taken on our hike to Fish Creek.  The trail went into a clearing and a mother Turkey suddenly flew away.  Her chicks couldn’t fly, but hid out instead.  We took a few shots before giving them some space.

WIRR 2009 July3

Technical Data:  Canon Rebel XTi; Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM; f/5 at 1/30; ISO 200.

I shot a fast burst of photos, most of which were too blurry to use.  This one was plenty sharp enough- if you look carefully you can see my reflection in its eye:

WIRR 2009 July3 detail

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