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Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit
Photographed byCherilyn Corker on Sat 3rd Feb, 2018 and uploaded on Fri 9th Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x1012
Viewed147
ID29421
CommentThis is a case of the camera being able to capture a moment that was too quick for the eye to process. The Godwits were probing the mud with their flexible bills, and then gulping down the worms in a flash. I tried to anticipate the moment a worm would briefly make an appearance.
EquipmentCanon 7D mark 2 400 mm lens f/6.3 ISO 500 1/3200 sec
LocationMandurah (Western Australia)
Keywordswith prey, non-breeding plumage
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