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Bee Eater
Green Bee-eater
Image cropped, re-sized, levels adjusted and minimally sharpened.
Thank you for your kind appreciation of my previous posts.
Location
South India.
Date taken
July 2022
Scientific name
Merops orientalis
Equipment used
Nikon D7100, Nikkor 500mm
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
f 6.3 @ 1/1000, ISO 400
Staff member
Opus Editor
Supporter
Well he's sure enjoying that prize, isn't he!!!

A fabulous picture Jp - thanks for letting us see this beautiful bee-eater my friend.
 
Supporter
Perfectly timed to show the the insect so clearly, as the bird holds it delicately by one wing. An excellent behavioural shot of this beautiful bee-eater, fine work JP
 

Media information

Category
Asia, Australia & Pacific Islands
Added by
drjpmenon
Date added
View count
185
Comment count
9

Image metadata

Device
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D7100
Aperture
ƒ/6.3
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1000 second(s)
ISO
400
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
_JUL8924.JPG
File size
450.8 KB
Date taken
Sat, 23 July 2022 4:38 PM
Dimensions
1200px x 731px

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