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ZEISS DTI thermal imaging cameras. For more discoveries at night, and during the day.
The following morning I was awake very early but couldn't find any milk. Not wanting to disturb Alex and June I thought I'd walk along to the local garage and get some there... also I wanted to see if I could find that pesky Gilbert's (or Swan River) Honeyeater that had been in the forecourt a couple of days before.

On the way I spotted this New Holland Honeyeater up on the telegraph wires. For those that don't know, Tasman gave the continent of Australia the name of New Holland, and the name has stuck for this little Honeyeater.

White-cheeked Honeyeater is similar but has dark eyes.
Coastal suburb
Little Grove, Albany, Western Australia
Date taken
13 November 2019
Scientific name
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900 Birdwatching mode
I like the way the lighting falls on this interesting bird. Great catch, getting the bird picture Delia
a great way to start the day, Delia, beautiful photo of this attractive honey-eater, many tfs!!!
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A beauty of a detailed close up, pose and capture Delia, many tfs and a fine set today.

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