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Butorides virescens (Green Heron)

These birds can sometimes been seen around Vancouver (it's the Northern limit of their range), but we saw one in Costa Rica.


Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Friday, July 4th, 2008 at 11:23 AM
Exposure: 1/250 sec at f3.5
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor at 200mm
(equivalent field of view of a 300mm lens on a 35mm camera)
With cropping (you see 56% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 400mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: Central America
Scientific Name: species related to Butorides virescens (Green Heron)
Tag: Costa Rica, bird
Larger image: 1999 x 1328
Raw image: 3216 x 2136

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