Shaker Village Again

A male grasshopper sparrow sings on territory at Shaker Village in Mercer County, Kentucky. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 600mm f/4 VRII. ISO 400; f/5.6 @ 1/2000th.

This Sunday I headed out to Shaker Village to see what kind of pictures I could find.  The wildflowers are spectacular right now.  I had hoped to catch a cottontail rabbit that was cooperative, but no such luck!  It was still fun and Shaker Village is such a great place.  Go if you haven’t been!

A northern Bobwhite on a stone fence at Shaker Village. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 600mm f/4. ISO 1600; f/4.0; @1/320.
Wildflowers were in full bloom.Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 300mm f/4. ISO 400; f/5.6 @ 1/2000th.
Grasshopper sparrow. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 600mm f/4 VRII. ISO 400; f/5.6 @ 1/3200th.
An American Snoot butterfly hides in the grass. Nikon D7000 with Nikkor 300mm f/4. ISO 400; f/9.0 @ 1/1000th.
A chipmunk sitting on a stone wall at Shaker Village. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 600mm f/4 VRII. ISO 800; f/4.0; ev -0.67; 1/250th.
A mourning dove on a stone fence at Shaker Village. Nikon D7000 with AFS Nikkor 600mm f/4 VRII. ISO 400; f/9.0; ev-1.0; 1/640th.
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