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Purple Swamphen

Purple Swamphen (Image ID 41653)
Photographed byAlan Burdett on Thu 18th Jun, 2020 and uploaded on Mon 3rd Aug, 2020 .
Resolution1800x1319
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ID41653
CommentI have submitted this photo as it conforms with the head and bill requirements, and it shows a very good contrast between the red bill and colored feathers. Its intense stare also gives it its character of a Swamp Hen.
EquipmentCanon 6D Mark 11 F/6.3, 2000 sec, ISO 800
150-600 Sigma Telephoto lens set at 600 mm
LocationBunbury W.A., Western Australia
Keywordsadult
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