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Crested Kingfisher


Crested Kingfisher
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Copyright: Ashok Kumar (ashok_delhi17) Silver Note Writer [C: 1 W: 0 N: 17] (151)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-11-17
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 40 D, Sigma 150-500mm f/5-6.3 AF APO DG OS HSM
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-03-01 8:52
Viewed: 3425
Points: 4
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Crested Kingisher
Commonly found in the Himalayan foothills, it is perhaps the largest of the Kingfisher's (41cm). I found him wagging it's tail quite often, but it was too difficult to get it's pictures as it kept moving and was too difficult to take picture against sun. Finally I was able to get one.... need a better lens next time.

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  • Arjun Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 358 W: 7 N: 1237] (7593)
  • [2010-03-01 9:41]

nice moment captured
tfs

Hello
fine capture of this crested kingfisher, i like his pose and the rocky environment
his beautiful plumage is nicely reproduced,
great composition
TFS Jacqueline

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