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Show off your best picture of a bird (or birds) in its natural environment. Try to be as original as possible - perhaps an unusual crop on the feet, or a wide-angle habitat shot where the bird is only a small (but integral) component of the overall picture. Please also include the species name and approximate location.
Thursday, 23rd February, 2012 (GMT)
Thursday, 1st March, 2012 – Wednesday, 7th March, 2012 (GMT)
Thursday, 8th March, 2012 – Wednesday, 14th March, 2012 (GMT)
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More heard than seen, these lovely Barbets are residents of woodlands in north and east India. Once in a while they do perch out in the open...
|Submitted:||Thursday, 1st March, 2012 00:48 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Wednesday, 22nd February, 2012|
|Focal length:||300 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/1250 sec|
|Notes:||Shot from our building terrace. I used the Pentax F 1.7X AFA (teleconverter) along with the 300mm f4.|
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