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Greater Crested Tern

Greater Crested Tern (Image ID 44372)
Photographed byCherilyn Corker on Sun 15th Nov, 2020 and uploaded on Fri 22nd Jan, 2021 .
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ID44372
CommentThe struggling fish slipped from the tern's grasp and was swiftly recaptured in mid-air. I chose this shot because it is a dramatic action shot which shows the wings at full stretch and the features of the head and bill are sharp. The water droplets falling from the tern add to the picture.
EquipmentCanon EOS 7D Mk2 400 mm lens f/5.6 1/3200 sec ISO 320 handheld
LocationMandurah, Western Australia
Keywordsfeeding/with prey, in flight, adult
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