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Welcome Swallow

Welcome Swallow
Photographed byPaul Thorogood in Jan, 2018 and uploaded on Wed 21st Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x467
Viewed302
ID29586
CommentI was happy to just capture a welcome swallow in flight, but to get it catching an insect on the wing was a real bonus. The low morning light cast a long shadow which suited a 3x1 crop.
EquipmentCamera: Nikon D700. Lens: AF-S Nikkor 300mm + Nikon 1.4x teleconverter. Aperture: f/8. ISO: 800. Exposure: 1/2000s. Hand-held.
LocationToowoon Bay (New South Wales)
Keywordsfeeding, in flight, adult
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