The 1DMK3 body arrived so obviously needed some testing. I always find it takes a little while to settle into a new camera body and I headed over to Marshside RSPB near Southport for the first shots. Lapwings are such beautiful birds when the light is at the right angle.
Teal in eclipse plumage
and Black-tailed godwit
One of my favourite wadersI was pleased with the results of the first test session but still had to see how it performed with birds in flight.