Australasian grebe (Tachybaptus novaehollandiae). Pastel. 12 x 8 inches. Framed with a single mat and glass.
Grebe (12 x 8 inches)
- Faber Castel polychromos pastels on un-sanded Mi Teintes pastel paper. Framed behind glass with a single mat.
Grebes are challenging birds to photograph well because they're so small, and often out in the middle of lakes, spending 3/4 of their time under the surface of the water. This grebe is a mature adult in breeding plumage.