blp shabash 430x45
Inspiring and Supporting Photographers of Australian Birds

Hooded Plover

Hooded Plover (Image ID 44423)
Resolution1764x1176
ID44423
CommentNationally Vulnerable Hooded Plovers are often photographed together, but this photo emphasizes the subjects as a true companion pair. The soft hues of the rocks in the late afternoon sun work well to show the birds in their environment and at the same time contrast nicely with their sharply defined colours.
Because the birds were close to me though not equidistant, I had to narrow the aperture considerably to retain depth of field.
Keywordsadult
This image is not available for download.
Previous32/112 in Best of 2020 - Intermediate LevelNext
Previous77/80 of Hooded PloverNext
Previous729/743 of Plovers, Dotterel and LapwingsNext
Previous26948/27422 OverallNext
Use the arrows at the left and Right hand side of this page to display the Next/Previous photographs in that group, or click on one of the blue links above to start a slide show in that group (group slide shows are only allowed if there are less than 1000 images in the group).

CONTACT US

The easiest way to contact us is by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Our People page, in the About Us section, contains email links to each of the committee members.