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King Vulture Pair
King Vulture (Sarcoramphus papa) pair
Habitat
Floodplain of Río San Carlos, Caribbean lowlands, humid rainforest with large areas cleared for agriculture at 39 m (128 ft) elevation.
Location
Laguna del Lagarto Lodge, northeast of Boca Tapada, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica near the Nicaraguan border.
Date taken
December 2022
Scientific name
Sarcoramphus papa
Equipment used
Canon
Never quite sure if these are beautiful or ugly?! Either way that's a really nice portrait - certainly closer than I've ever got to them. tfs.
 
wow! fantastic closeup of these amazing vultures, Stanley, congratulations, many tfs!!
 
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What a fantastic portrait of this pair. Excellent close-up!
 
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Another fantastic double closeup capture, Stanley ... brilliant work ... tfs ...
 

Media information

Category
Central & South America & Mexico
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
262
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/11
Focal length
135.0 mm
Exposure time
1/500 second(s)
ISO
500
Filename
King Vultures (two) Laguna del Lagarto Lodge, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica.jpg
File size
1.5 MB
Date taken
Tue, 06 December 2022 8:22 AM
Dimensions
903px x 1024px

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