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Slender-billed Thornbill

Slender-billed Thornbill (Image ID 35228)
Photographed byLes George on Sun 9th Sep, 2018 and uploaded on Sun 12th May, 2019 .
Resolution1400x1050
Viewed21
ID35228
CommentThis is an image of a juvenile Slender-billed Thornbill resting under woody samphire (Tecticornia Spp). It was part of full family feeding party but took safe refuge for a rest.I Iiked the shot as it shows the bird in its habitat but also a behavioral aspect and the fact that I was able to get a shot of it through a window in this natually dense vegetation. Keen to hear how others see it.
I have better and more will follow.
EquipmentCanon 7D11
Canon 100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS ii USM +1.4x
ISO 800, f8, +.3 Ev @ 1/640 (560mm)
Processed in DPP4, DLO,sharpening, white balance, noise reduction.
Cropped to 4048 pixels long side, levels and resized in PS CS6. No futher sharpening as part of bird is behind oof elements.
LocationCarnarvon (Western Australia)
Keywordsjuvenile
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