Up close with a Turkey Vulture

Oregon’s only native vulture.

For more information on the Turkey Vulture, see my Cee’s Photography post.

Sony a7II Full Frame Mirrorless – handheld

Sony FE 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G OSS

F/11.0, 1/540, exp. -0,3, ISO 1250

13 thoughts on “Up close with a Turkey Vulture

    • Hi Steve, He was just sitting on the side of the road. We saw him fly up into the tree. And I got a few captures of him. Chris said she has never seen one of these guys in person before.

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  1. Really appreciated the detailed information in your previous article…
    Though the photo is beautiful , this bird , in his category , is not at all an Adonis …..
    (But we should ask a she-vulture for an opinion….,really…)

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  2. We have a roost in a big ol’ walnut tree next to our barn. I’d like to make them go elsewhere, but they’re protected. Good to have around, as natures garbage disposals, but I wish they’d find a new home. 😃

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