Use your longest lenses for wildlife photography or you will come back short. Try to get close physically and then use the angle of view of your lens to control the background (focus/bokeh/compression) to tell the story.
Use Long Lenses or Come Back Too Short
A tip from Nikon Ambassador Moose Peterson
Moose Peterson on the benefits of long glass
To see more of Moose Peterson’s photography, visit his website at www.moosepeterson.com.