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Baird's Sandpiper
Baird’s Sandpiper (Calidris bairdii) Having a hard time standing up with the gusting wind.
Habitat
Post Oak Savannah vegetation area. Open grass farm surrounded by agricultural fields at 74 m (243 ft) elevation.
Location
TriTex Grass Farm, northwest Bryan, Sims Lane Cut-Off, Brazos County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
April 2024
Scientific name
Calidris bairdii
Equipment used
Canon
His feathers are really being ruffled! Such a charming capture, Stanley.
 
excellent with the feathers blowing in the wind, Stanley, superb portrait of this elegant wader, love it, many tfs!!
 
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A beauty of a detailed shot, setting and capture Stanley, many tfs and a fine set today.
 
Doing very well in that gust even with only one leg firmly planted, Stanley.

Fascinating shot!
 
Opus Editor
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Holding on very well in that wind ... wonderful capture, Stanley ... tfs ...
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
147
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/8
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/2000 second(s)
ISO
250
Filename
Baird's Sandpiper (frontal view) TriTex Grass Farm, Brazos County, nw of Bryan.jpg
File size
3.5 MB
Date taken
Wed, 03 April 2024 11:15 AM
Dimensions
1920px x 1292px

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