|Hirundo rustica (Barn Swallow)|
This shot was a complete fluke. Helen and I were in blind and saw the nest inside. I set up to take a shot of the nest (on a tripod with a timer no less) and just as the shot took we saw the bird fly in. We were both shocked.
|Date:||Monday, July 17th, 2006 at 3:18 PM|
|Exposure:||1/30 sec at f5.6|
|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)
|Region:||North America, Canada, British Columbia, Metro Vancouver, Delta, Reifel Bird Sanctuary|
|Scientific Name:||species related to Hirundo rustica (Barn Swallow)|
|Tag:||bird, bird, nest, Reifel Bird Sanctuary|
|Larger image:||1328 x 1999|
|Raw image:||2848 x 4288|
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