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Cliff hanger ...
Clinging ...

Image taken from the
top of the wall ...
... shows

amazing ability of
these cliff swallows to
hang on to the
vertical structures ...

Here they are clinging
to the side of the
boundary wall of a
village pond ...

An ... imagine
... the standard books
decribe them to
have weak legs ...

Some sense of humor
we, humans do have ...

____________

Indian Cliff Swallow
... aka
Streak-throated Swallow

Jhajjar : Haryana
India
Habitat
Village pond
Location
Jhajjar, Haryana, India
Date taken
27.12.2012
Scientific name
Petrochelidon fluvicola
Opus Editor
Such vibrant colours on these amazing little creatures. These retention ponds are a boon to humans and animals alike.
 
Supporter
Lol, cliff hanger indeed. Gorgeous swallow species taken in excellent lighting showing fabulous focus and dof. Great colors, feather detail, and setting. TFS Alok & Renu!
 

Media information

Category
Asia, Australia & Pacific Islands
Added by
aloktewari
Date added
View count
314
Comment count
9

Image metadata

Device
NIKON COOLPIX P510
Aperture
ƒ/4.8
Focal length
71.3 mm
Exposure time
1/60 second(s)
ISO
500
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
DSCN1545.JPG
File size
1.5 MB
Date taken
Thu, 27 December 2012 9:36 AM
Dimensions
1800px x 1392px

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