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King Vulture

King Vulture
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Copyright: PETER TAMAS (sirianul) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 509] (3544)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-12-05
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon 1 D X, Canon 600 mm f/4 II
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2016-01-17 17:14
Viewed: 1662
Points: 8
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From my trip to Costa Rica.

The king vulture is a large bird found in Central and South America. It is a member of the New World vulture family Cathartidae. This vulture lives predominantly in tropical lowland forests stretching from southern Mexico to northern Argentina.

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Strange bird, imposing, beautiful colors, beautiful pictures, excellence,Peter.
Amazing bird with his special eyes,great work.
Thanks for sharing.


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  • Chiza Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 133 W: 0 N: 474] (5351)
  • [2016-01-18 16:46]

Hola Peter, el Rey de Costa Rica, hermosa foto y especie...saludos.

Hi, Peter. This is a nice portrait which you have captured of the King vulture with excellent depth of field. Natural colors and the composition looks good.Thanks for sharing since I've never seen this bird.

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2016-01-19 12:24]

Hi Peter,
Wonderfull image. Gorgeous colors and details.
Perfect pose.
Regards Jiri.

Great portrait of this Condor Real captured backlit. Wonderful gift that allows us to see inside the sparkling feathers of their wings. Thank you!!!
From Argentina
Hernán Ernesto Bortondello

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