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Purple Swamphen

Purple Swamphen (Image ID 46041)
Photographed byMark Lethlean on Wed 2nd Dec, 2020 and uploaded on Sat 8th May, 2021 .
Resolution1800x1200
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ID46041
CommentI chose this image because I felt it really captures the very cautious and secretive life of the Swamphen chick. Unlike the adults which happily graze on the open grasslands, the chicks are far more reticent to show themselves.
EquipmentNikon D850, Nikon AF-S 400mm 2.8E FL ED lens. TC-14E 1.4x
f/5.6 1/320 iso-800 550mm +1 exposure bias
LocationCoolart, Victoria
Keywordsimmature
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