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Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)

I believe this is Downy Woodpecker (as opposed to the Hairy woodpecker) based on the length (short) of it's beak. This guy was all wet because it had been raining durring the day.

Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Tuesday, December 25th, 2012 at 2:30 PM
Exposure: 1/400 sec at f4.5
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
Gender: Male
ISO: 640 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor
With cropping (you see 13% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 543mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Capital RD, Saanich, Outerbridge Park
Scientific Name: species related to Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)
Tag: bird, Outerbridge Park
Larger image: 1333 x 2000
Raw image: 1808 x 2712

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