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Hiding in Plain Sight!
It took me a while to spot this beautiful little Lesser Redpoll in the wild grass!
Habitat
Wild grass field surrounded by woodlands
Location
Turvey Nature Reserve, County Dublin, Ireland
Date taken
22 November 2020
Scientific name
Acanthis cabaret
Equipment used
Canon 7D Mk ll, 100 ‑ 400 f/4.5‑f/5.6 l, 1.4 Extender
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/1000th Sec, F8, ISO 320
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It really seems an awful long time since we saw a Redpoll come in vgarland.

That's a fantastic picture you've taken of him too - very well done.
 
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Splendid photo. Love seeing that little spot of red on his head and it is tack sharp.
 

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Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
vgarland
Date added
View count
98
Comment count
8

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Aperture
ƒ/8
Focal length
560.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1000
ISO
320
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
TP-RedP-5.jpg
File size
771.1 KB
Date taken
Sun, 22 November 2020 1:12 PM
Dimensions
1554px x 1036px

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