A juvenile bald eagle attempts to steal a fish from an adult. Taken at the Solomon Gulch Hatchery in Valdez, Alaska. I was out watching the sea lions and seals catching salmon when a bald eagle landed on the shore nearby. He started pecking away at one of the dead fish (there were a lot). About a minute went by before there were 6 eagles (mostly juveniles) fighting over the same fish. There were salmon everywhere, but they were all intent on this one.
|Camera||Nikon NIKON D7100 (Current model NIKON D7500)|
|Lens||Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E ED AF-S VR|
|Focal Length||390.0 mm (585.0 mm in 35mm)|
|Exposure Time||0.001s (1/1000)|