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Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit
Photographed byAdam Higgins on Wed 27th Sep, 2017 and uploaded on Mon 2nd Oct, 2017 .
Resolution1400x934
Viewed71
ID27685
CommentJust a hint of the breeding colours still left over from this recently returned Bar-tailed Godwit. morning flat light from a slight cloud cover and no wind where perfect for this shot.
EquipmentNikon D810
Tamron 150-600 zoom
focal length: 500mm
ISO320
f/7.1
1/800sec
LocationThe Spit, Main Beach (Queensland)
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