Birding (No BIF)

Challenge #12 in the SPY series. Hosted by Kokeen4231.
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This challenge is dedicated to pictures of birds not in flight. The aim is to find out who has the best stealth to capture birds when they are still. One or more birds can be present.
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Azure Kingfisher with catch
by Denjw
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This striking little kingfisher is an excellent hunter. I managed to capture this one by positioning myself on a riverbank above its favourite perch and waiting until it returned with its catch.
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Submitted: Friday, 8th March, 2013 04:16 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 15th November, 2012
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 1000
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