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Eurasian (Common) Magpie
This bird has been nibbling lichen. Carrion Crows do the same. It seems hardly worth the effort, but they must be finding something with food value.

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Habitat
Farmland and open country. Also town gardens and parks (Opus)
Location
London, UK (taken at home)
Date taken
24 January 2022
Scientific name
Pica pica
Equipment used
Canon EOS 7D Mk II, Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/200th sec, f/5.6, ISO 1000, exposure bias ⅓ EV
A very interesting behavioural shot with great detail, John.

Thank you for your very kind comments on my photos, much appreciated.
 
interesting behaviour indeed, John, and a great photo with superb colours and sheen, top marks, many tfs!!
 
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Beautiful frontal close-up with an excellent head turn showing its eye nicely. Such fabulous makings of this handsome Magpie. TFS John!
 
a superb portrait my friend...love the pose...well done and many thanks....
 

Media information

Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
Jonno52
Date added
View count
438
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Aperture
ƒ/5.6
Focal length
400.0 mm
Exposure time
1/200 second(s)
ISO
1000
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Magpie 443A2252 900 standard BF rev.jpg
File size
229.8 KB
Date taken
Mon, 24 January 2022 12:29 PM
Dimensions
900px x 1309px

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