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Ardeola bacchus (Chinese Pond Heron)

The breeding plumage is quite red.

Age: Mature
Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Sunday, November 5th, 2006 at 11:55 AM
Exposure: 1/800 sec at f4.5
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 12% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 862mm lens on a 35mm camera
Photographer: John Harvey
Plumage: Non-Breeding
Region: Asia, East Asia, China, Hong Kong, Mai Po Marshes
Scientific Name: species related to Ardeola bacchus (Chinese Pond Heron)
Tag: beach, bird, Mai Po Nature Reserve
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 1488 x 992

John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > Hong Kong > Chinese Pond Heron

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