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Superb Fairy-wren

Superb Fairy-wren (Image ID 42725)
Photographed bySteve Mantle on Sat 3rd Oct, 2020 and uploaded on Mon 5th Oct, 2020 .
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ID42725
CommentI was staking out this area to get some shots of some of the small local population of Red-backed Fairy-wrens when this stunning male SFW gatecrashed proceedings. I particularly like this image as it shows the gradation of light blue feathers into the white.
Handheld from my vehicle
ƒ/8.0 @ 400mm 1/6000 ISO1600 Exposure Bias -1/2 EV
EquipmentCanon EOS 5D Mark IV
Canon EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
LocationPort Macquarie, New South Wales
Keywordsmale, adult, breeding plumage/features
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