I’ve been back and forth to Smithers a fair bit. This time of year, that means eagles.
A Bald Eagle over the Coastal Mountain Range near Terrace, BC Seagulls near the Skeena River, feeding on Eulachon
I’m a big fan of bald eagles on cloudy days.
I was able to get about 20m away from a reasonably low perched bald eagle. I’ve taken a shot similar to this, but that eagle was in an enclosure. I like that this one was in the wild and that there’s snow on the branch.
On a recent trip to Smithers, BC I passed at least 50 bald eagles near Houston, BC. They were perched in a great stretch of cottonwood trees named eagle alley. The problem was that they were too far away to make any decent photographs. As luck would have it, just west of Houston I came …