Photos of Woodpeckers
Images of woodpecker species including Pileated Woodpeckers and Northern Flickers. Acorn Woodpeckers are in this separate gallery. Photographed from a respectful distance with a telephoto lens and attention to wildlife and field ethics
ETHICAL BIRD and WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY: As a rule, my images are shot from a respectful distance with a telephoto lens. My aim is to minimize disturbance as much as possible, and put the well-being of the animal above the acquisition of any photo. You can read my full field ethics statement here.
Olympus E-M1 + E-M1 Mark II + 300mm f/4 or 40-150mm f/2.8
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