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Swift Parrot

Swift Parrot (Image ID 43294)
Photographed byGary King on Wed 4th Nov, 2020 and uploaded on Thu 5th Nov, 2020 .
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ID43294
CommentIt was very windy (30km/hr) blowing the bird and foliage all over the place. My new R5 on a monopod handled the situation well. I needed a high shutter speed and the R5 handles the higher ISO maintaining detail with low noise.
EquipmentCanon EOS R5 with 100-400 mm lens Mk II and 1.4 extender; f 8, 1/2500 sec., ISO 4000
LocationAdventure Bay, Bruny Island, Tasmania
Keywordsfemale, feeding/with prey, adult
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