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Red-kneed Dotterel

Red-kneed Dotterel (Image ID 33262)
Photographed byCon Boekel on Sun 11th Mar, 2018 and uploaded on Tue 1st Jan, 2019 .
Resolution1400x699
Viewed56
ID33262
CommentNote erect nape feathers. In my view this is a display feature which can be seen when birds are engaged in threat displays. The latter sometimes lead to physical aggression. A quick scan of the images in the BLP database show one or two other examples of this display feature.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mk IV
Canon EF 500mm 1:4 L IS 11 USM
Manfrotto ballhead
f/10
1/3200 sec
ISO-1000
0 step
500 mm
Processed using first DPP 4 and PSE 13.
LocationJerrabomberra Wetlands Nature Reserve, Australian Capital Territory
Keywordsadult, behaviour/display
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