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Puffed up

Puffed up
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Copyright: Steve Coetzee (SteveCoetzee) Silver Note Writer [C: 9 W: 0 N: 66] (863)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-22
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/5.2, 1/125 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-24 13:42
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Favorites: 1 [view]
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Male Malachite Sunbird (Nectarinia famosa) puffed up and showing his beautiful feathers.
Lays 1 - 3 eggs
Eats nectar, insects and spiders.
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To Mamagolo2: Thank youSteveCoetzee 1 06-05 13:17
To Jakkals: Thank youSteveCoetzee 1 06-05 13:14
To Daffy: Thank youSteveCoetzee 1 06-05 13:08
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  • Daffy (95)
  • [2012-05-26 19:19]
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Nice very sharp pic. of the sunbird!

Hallo Steve,
I cannot believe that I am only the 2nd person to comment on this beauty. A striking capture of the Malachite Sunbird. Excellent sharpness and plumage detail. Good placing and POV my friend. Well done.
Best regards,

Hi Steve,
Excellent image of this Sunbird! The feather detail is fantastic! Great details with beautiful colours. Very well done and tfs.

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