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Rainbow Bee-eater

Rainbow Bee-eater (Image ID 39178)
Photographed byLeigh Rolfe on Tue 29th Sep, 2020 and uploaded on Wed 19th Feb, 2020 .
Resolution1400x1050
Viewed80
ID39178
CommentThis is actually my favourite photo of 2019. I was trying to photograph the bee-eaters in flight, which is tricky because they are so fast, and don't really let people get very close. I chose this particular photo for the competition because not only was it in focus and captured the bright colours of the rainbow bee-eater, it also stood out due to the unusual position of the head while in mid-swoop.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mk IV Sigma 100-400mm ISO 160 | f/6.3 @ 1/2500
LocationSuffolk Park, New South Wales
Keywordsfemale, in flight, adult
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