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Pied Kingfisher
BillN

Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis)

lots of PP to bring the shadows and highlights back

best I could get - the bird is so quick and I was in a canoe
Habitat
Inland lake
Location
Serpentine, Wilderness ZA
Date taken
March 2014
Scientific name
Ceryle rudis
Equipment used
D300 + 70 300mm VR
nice pic! I just learned the pied kingfisher is the largest bird capable of hovering!

and i should add, that is without the assistance of any wind (kestrals, etc)!
 

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