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Bush Stone-curlew

Bush Stone-curlew
Photographed byTim Van Leeuwen on Wed 14th Jun, 2017 and uploaded on Sun 24th Sep, 2017 .
Resolution800x1000
Viewed280
ID27537
CommentWhilst at the Daintree Village I noticed a resident flock of Bush-stone Curlew in the local school playing field. They were relatively relaxed allowing me get close enough for this shot.
EquipmentCanon 5D Mark iv
Canon 200-400 f4
iso 320 - 1/400 - f5.6 - 560mm - manual exposure - hand held with monopod
Initially processed in Canon DPP 4 to crop, adjust exposure and lighting and perform noise reduction on bird. A 16 bit TIFF file was created from the RAW DPP image and finished in PSE (Adobe Photoshop Elements CC) where the background was noise reduced and the main subject sharpened.
LocationDaintree Village - School (Queensland)
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Keywordsadult
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