blp shabash 430x45

Greater Sand Plover

Greater Sand Plover
Photographed by:Ian Wilson on Sun 22nd Oct, 2017 and uploaded on Sun 17th Dec, 2017 .
Resolution:1400x933
Viewed:41
ID:28773
Comment:Greater Sand Plover distinguished from Lesser by long bill, feet clearly trailing behind the tail and prominent white wing-bar. A lucky shot with the exposure time far too long; I was trying to photograph this bird while it was standing when it took off giving me no time to switch to flight shooting mode.
Equipment:Canon 5Ds + 300 mm f/2.8 II + 2x III extender, hand-held.
Manual, spot metering, AI Servo spot AF, f/6.3, 1/1000 sec, ISO 200.
Processed with DPP4 and PSE14 with Neat Image plug-in.
Location:Chilli Beach near Portland Roads (Queensland)
Keywords:in flight, adult
You already have an outstanding request to download this image for non-commercial purposes. You may cancel this request by clicking on the button below and waiting for confirmation that your request has been noted. When you have selected all the images that you require, go to 'My Download Requests' (under Photo Gallery) and submit your request by clicking 'Add Request' and filling out the details. You will be advised of the result by email. Note that cookies MUST be enabled for this to work.
You may request download of this image for non-commercial purposes. A request that meets the usage rights of this image will be automatically approved; a request that does not meet the usage rights will be refused, but may (at the Download Manager's discretion) be referred to the photographer. The usage rights of this image are: Any non-commercial educational or conservation use by any requestor, excluding personal use. For further details of image usage rights, see here. Request the image by clicking on the button below and waiting for confirmation that your request has been noted. When you have selected all the images that you require, go to 'My Download Requests' (under Photo Gallery) and submit your request by clicking 'Add Request' and filling out the details. You will be advised of the result by email. Note that cookies MUST be enabled for this to work.
Previous11866/11901 in Main LibraryNext
Previous804/825 by Ian WilsonNext
Previous13/13 of Greater Sand Plover 
Previous426/439 of Plovers, Dotterel and LapwingsNext
Previous16594/16999 OverallNext
Use the arrows at the left and Right hand side of this page to display the Next/Previous photographs in that group, or click on one of the blue links above to start a slide show in that group (group slide shows are only allowed if there are less than 1000 images in the group).

CONTACT US

The easiest way to contact us is by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Our People page, in the About Us section, contains email links to each of the committee members.