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22 of 28 from October 2014

Poecile atricapillus (Black-capped Chickadee), Typha latifolia (broadleaf cattail)

I don't really understand what this bird was doing - it's not nesting season and the bird didn't seem to be finding seeds.

Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 11:13 AM
Exposure: 1/160 sec at f4.0
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor
With cropping (you see 28% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 372mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Metro Vancouver, Delta, Reifel Bird Sanctuary
Scientific Name: species related to Poecile atricapillus (Black-capped Chickadee)
species related to Typha latifolia (broadleaf cattail)
Tag: Reifel Bird Sanctuary
Larger image: 1333 x 2000
Raw image: 2634 x 3951

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