Bald Eagle In The "Golden Hour"

Maker's notes: 

During a Sunset Cruise on the Horicon Marsh, I was able to capture this Beautiful Bald Eagle - no retouching done - straight from the camera in the "Golden Hour". Settings: 300mm, ISO 200, f/9, 1/800 sec., Spot Metering

Maker: Sonja Haske
Class: 
B
Place: 
Points: 
30pts
Scores - Interest: 
2
5
4
Scores - Technique: 
3
4
2
Scores - Composition: 
2
5
3
Judges' comments: 
Very sharp throughout; like the V in the tree; good exposure