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Passer domesticus (House Sparrow)

This guy is either transitioning to non-breeding plumage or is there already. The black part on his chest will be more pronounced in the spring. The bill is Yellow in the non-breeding form and black in breeding season.


Age: Mature
Camera: Nikon D850
Date: Saturday, September 26th, 2020 at 12:29 PM
Exposure: 1/125 sec at f5.6
Exposure Compensation: 839 ev
Gender: Male
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 400mm f2.8G ED VR AF-S NIKKOR + TC-20E III
Plumage: Non-Breeding
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Metro Vancouver, Delta, Reifel Bird Sanctuary
Scientific Name: species related to Passer domesticus (House Sparrow)
Tag: bird, Reifel Bird Sanctuary
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 8256 x 5504

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