A big year - birds 2020

Challenge #158 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2020. please enter the species of bird, if known. if bird is unknown Will the community leave a comment in the comments section as to the type of bird so we will be able to keep track of the birds spotted. Happy Birding.
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Egret Having Lunch-4896
by vbuhay
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I was intently observing via my Viewfinder this Egret track its prey at the Bolsa Chica Wetlands... I took my eye off the viewfinder for a few seconds and when I put my eye back in the VF and it has caught a Minnow.
Submitted: Monday, 28th September, 2020 03:11 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 27th September, 2020
Focal length: 500 mm
Shutter speed: 1/3200 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 250
Notes: Monopod Mounted, Manual Exposure, AFC D9, LR Classic CC 9.4
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