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Bar-tailed Godwit, Hudsonian Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit, Hudsonian Godwit
Photographed byTim Van Leeuwen on Tue 5th Dec, 2017 and uploaded on Tue 13th Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x933
Viewed89
ID29470
CommentHearing of a Hudsonian Godwit at Reef Island Western Port Bay we decided to pay a visit. The Hudsonian Godwit normally migrates from North America to South America each year so this bird is WAY off course. Note the Hudsonian Godwit at the back, the white patch on the tail is the best way to identify them in flight compared to the Bar-tailed Godwit. Tightly cropped.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mark iv
Canon 200-400 f4
iso 800 - 1/1250 - f8 - 560mm - manual exposure - tripod
Initially processed in Canon DPP 4, finished in Photoshop Elements CC as per process advised by Glenn Pure/Ian Wilson.
LocationReef Island - Western Port Bay (Victoria)
Keywordsadult
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