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Purple Swamphen

Purple Swamphen (Image ID 46322)
Photographed bySara Appleby on Sun 10th May, 2020 and uploaded on Wed 19th May, 2021 .
Resolution1800x1200
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ID46322
CommentThis is the bluest I have seen a purple swamphen and the colour pops in the image. The crown is a little blown out but with the positioning of the eye and the detail in the feathers I am hoping that most people will overlook this.
EquipmentNikon D 7200, Nikkor AF-2 200-500mm F5.6 ED @ 500mm
1/100s @ 5.6, ISO 1600
LocationGold Coast Botanical Gardens, Queensland
Keywordsadult
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