Birds in nature

Challenge #19 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Red Ibis
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Next to the old harbour of Cayenne, French Guiana I was very surprised to spot this rare Red Ibis digging in the mud. To have the 100-400 at hand was the other lucky part!
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Submitted: Friday, 28th May, 2010 14:46 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 16th May, 2009
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 400
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