OK, with that plug out of the way, here are a few photos from April 3 at the lake.
Fully outstretched wings reflecting the copper sunlight:
Crow landing on a submerged tree:
Basking in the golden light:
Swimming away from the sun:
[All shots Canon EOS 1DX, 300/2.8 L IS II, most with Ext 2X III, last shot with "bare" 300]