Caught this Willet in landing mode with wings spread and morning light shining through his wings. Another good reason to break the rules sometimes and shoot into the sun. One of my favoring things to do. Taken at Bolivar Flats in TX.
Canon 7D and 100-400 lens on Skimmer ground pod
1/1250 sec @ F5.6, partial metering, +2/3 exposure compensation, ISO 200, no flash