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Masked Lapwing

Masked Lapwing
Photographed byMurray Chambers on Sun 29th Oct, 2017 and uploaded on Fri 10th Nov, 2017 .
Resolution1280x776
Viewed122
ID28192
CommentA chick with attitude. This little chick was not frightened by me, however his parents quickly took him into hiding. Birds are very familiar with humans at this site.
Taken in strong morning sunlight, with background shade provided by fence railing.
EquipmentCanon EOS 70D, EF200-400 f/4 lense. ISO 400, focal lenght 386mm, 1/2000 @f/4. Cropped substantially and finished in Lightroom
LocationPort Douglas (Queensland)
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Keywordsjuvenile
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