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Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)

These birds are quite tall - they seem to be napping quite low in the water.


Age: Mature
Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 10:31 AM
Exposure: 1/320 sec at f7.1
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 400mm f2.8G ED VR AF-S NIKKOR + TC-20E III
With cropping (you see 48% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 1142mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: Asia, East Asia
Scientific Name: species related to Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)
Larger image: 2000 x 667
Raw image: 7289 x 2430

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