Black grouse

Tétras lyre – tetrao tetrix – Black Grouse

No luck, it – 12 ° c and I stirred the snow up to size with my heavy backpack, I can’t get out of there. Below bog snowpack is not frozen and a little water flows into my shoes. Finally I win my lookout tent by crawling on its belly. A current of air me ice even more my wet feet.  I install the 600 mm on the Wimberley head and adjusts the level. Despite heaters in my gloves, my gourd index is almost insensitive on the trigger. With my left hand I can’t, with the glove, to find lock the autofocus button on was the powerful objective. It’s infuriating because I have to be very precise in my development, given the shallow depth of field.

Already the black grouse sing…