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Whimbrel

Whimbrel (Image ID 33043)
Photographed byJill Wilson on Fri 16th Nov, 2018 and uploaded on Sun 9th Dec, 2018 .
Resolution1400x872
Viewed88
ID33043
CommentIn the very early morning waders on the mudflats were busy feeding in the golden light. This bird has some type of bivalve which it dredged up from the mud and is now washing in a small pool.
EquipmentCanon EOS 7D MkII + 300mm f/2.8L MkII + 1.4x MkIII extender, handheld.
Manual, spot metering, f/5.6, 1/ 400 sec, ISO 640.
Processed with DPP4 & Photoshop Elements 15 with Neat Image 8.3.
LocationCairns esplanade, Queensland
Keywordswith prey, adult
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