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Light-mantled Sooty Albatross

Light-mantled Sooty Albatross (Image ID 33983)
Photographed byPaul Gatenby on Wed 17th Jan, 2018 and uploaded on Tue 5th Feb, 2019 .
Resolution1400x913
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ID33983
CommentOne of a pair of light-mantled sooty albatross swooping in what I understand to be a mating ritual over the isthmus just south of base on Macquarie Island. I could not get pair in a decent photo, so this will have to do.
EquipmentNikon D810, Nikon VR AF-S Nikor 200-500 mm 5.6 E ED lens
F5.6, 1/1250 sec, ISO 800, 200-500mm @ 500mm centre-weighted focus WB auto
LocationIsthmus, just south of base, Macquarie Island
Keywordsin flight, adult
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