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Rainbow Bee-eater

Rainbow Bee-eater (Image ID 40388)
Photographed byLes George on Fri 8th May, 2020 and uploaded on same date.
Resolution1800x1350
Viewed30
ID40388
CommentIt is challenging to capture these birds in flight and I found it even moreso wielding a heavier lens. This one captured on take off and seen in a tight turn toward her intended prey. The second perched bird had fluffed up back feathers to warm itself in the suns rays.
EquipmentCanon 7D11
Canon 500 mm f/4 L IS ii USM
LocationCarnarvon, Western Australia
Keywordsfemale, in flight, adult
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