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Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew), Tringa stagnatilis (Marsh Sandpiper)

The Eurasian Curlew is the much larger bird on the left with the crazy long beak. The two Marsh Sandpiper appear to be sleeping.


Altitude: 5m (16 feet)
Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 12:59 PM
Exposure: 1/500 sec at f5.6
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 400mm f2.8G ED VR AF-S NIKKOR + TC-20E III
With cropping (you see 54% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 1088mm lens on a 35mm camera
Location:
My Parents At Mai Po Walking In Tall Grass Photographers In A Blind Little Egret On Floating Boardwalk Pair Of Pied Avocet Grey Herons On Gei Wai Kingfisher On A Branch Red-Base Jezebel False Tiger Moth Elevated Boardwalk In Mangroves Collared Crows My Parents At Mai Po Photographers In A Blind Little Egret On Floating Boardwalk Pair Of Pied Avocet Grey Herons On Gei Wai Red-Base Jezebel False Tiger Moth Collared Crows My Parents At Mai Po Photographers In A Blind Little Egret On Floating Boardwalk Pair Of Pied Avocet Grey Herons On Gei Wai Red-Base Jezebel Collared Crows Walking On Boardwalk Bird Bar Red-whiskeredBulbul One Blowing Red Flanked Bluetail In Forest Running On The Paths Russet Percher Bird Bar My Parents At Mai Po Photographers In A Blind Little Egret On Floating Boardwalk Pair Of Pied Avocet Collared Crows Boats Looking To Buddha On Hill Lotus Flower One Blowing Pair On Surface Produce Market Bird Market City View At Night Bikes Parked On Pier Lovely Beach Where Is The Power Plant View On Lamma Island Beach At Shek O Boats Looking To Buddha On Hill Lotus Flower One Blowing Produce Market City View At Night Bikes Parked On Pier Bird Bar View Of Central Some Light Green Fern Beach At Shek O Boats Lotus Flower One Blowing Produce Market Bikes Parked On Pier Small Shrine On Wall Kite Surfer Practicing Claira Climbing To Upper Floor Changeable Lizard Basking Hiking At Hoi Ha Wan Beach At Shek O Boats Lotus Flower Bikes Parked On Pier Small Shrine On Wall Hiking At Hoi Ha Wan Beach At Shek O Boats Incense Burner In Front Of Temple Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Beach At Shek O Boats Looking To Buddha On Hill Lotus Flower One Blowing Produce Market City View At Night Bikes Parked On Pier View On Lamma Island Bird Bar View Of Central Beach At Shek O Boats Looking To Buddha On Hill Lotus Flower One Blowing Produce Market City View At Night Bikes Parked On Pier Small Shrine On Wall Kite Surfer Practicing Claira Climbing To Upper Floor Beach At Shek O Boats Lotus Flower One Blowing Produce Market Bikes Parked On Pier Small Shrine On Wall Kite Surfer Practicing Claira Climbing To Upper Floor Changeable Lizard Basking Hiking At Hoi Ha Wan Beach At Shek O Boats Lotus Flower Bikes Parked On Pier Small Shrine On Wall Hiking At Hoi Ha Wan Beach At Shek O Boats Incense Burner In Front Of Temple Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying
Map
Region: Asia, East Asia
Scientific Name: species related to Numenius arquata (Eurasian Curlew)
species related to Tringa stagnatilis (Marsh Sandpiper)
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 5412 x 3608

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