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Greater Crested Tern

Greater Crested Tern (Image ID 38911)
Photographed byNathan Watson on Sun 9th Feb, 2020 and uploaded on Tue 11th Feb, 2020 .
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ID38911
CommentOver the past two weekends I've spent hours among a large flock of Greater Crested Terns. I had initially set out hoping to find some Fairy Terns at a known breeding spot but I was too late, they've moved on. Although much more common, watching these Crested Terns was fascinating and they were quite comfortable with my presence. This juvenile takes flight from a practice dive.
EquipmentCanon EOS 5D MKIII, Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Sports lens. Handheld, manual, F/6.3, 1/4000, ISO 800, and post processed using DPP4, PSE and Neat Image.
LocationDenmark, Western Australia
Keywordsjuvenile, in flight, behaviour/display
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