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Hooded Plover

Hooded Plover
Photographed byCon Duyvestyn on Mon 15th Jan, 2018 and uploaded on Tue 20th Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x933
Viewed145
ID29571
CommentWhilst striving for images for the current competition I came upon this bird which I have photographed a number of times over recent years. It posed nicely on the matting of seaweed covering that part of the rock platform.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mark IV with Canon 100-400 II lens and 1.4x extender at 560 mm, 1/800, f10,
ISO 500, monopod. Processed using DPP4 and Photoshop CC.
LocationSurf Beach, Phillip Island (Victoria)
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Keywordsadult
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