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Welcome Swallow

Welcome Swallow
Photographed byDouglas Coughran on Fri 28th Jul, 2017 and uploaded on Tue 30th Jan, 2018 .
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ID29293
CommentA difficult, challenging shot, fast dark bird, glare from the sandy beach. A few Welcome Swallows were interested in resting on the beach and regularly taking to flight to feed. I took the opportunity as it presented, though slightly different from what I was expecting considering the species.
EquipmentPentax K-3 with Sigma 150-500mm f/5-6.3 APO DG HSM lens ISO 320 @ 500mm @ f/6.3 @ 1/2500, hand held.
LocationRottnest Island (Western Australia)
Keywordsadult
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