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Black-fronted Dotterel

Black-fronted Dotterel (Image ID 46664)
Photographed byJim Schultz on Sun 28th Mar, 2021 and uploaded on Sun 13th Jun, 2021 .
Resolution1400x1050
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ID46664
CommentThis Black-fronted Dotterel was pressing a point to a flock member; these little waders can be surprisingly vocal and aggressive. Altogether more than a dozen dotterels were feeding together on this freshwater mud bank. Time of capture 08:50
EquipmentOlympus E-M1X camera with Olympus 300mm f4 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko + MC-14 Teleconverter. Manual Exposure, 1/1600s at f6.3; ISO-400.
Camera rig support: Velbon Neo Carmagne Carbon Tripod with Manfrotto Ball Head Art 498RC2. Sitting on the beach of a lake with camouflage netting over the camera rig.
Processed in Olympus Workspace and Photoshop RAW/CC2021.
LocationWellard Wetlands, Western Australia
Keywordsadult, behaviour/display
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