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Rüppell's Starling
Habitat
Open bush country
Location
Kidepo N.P. Uganda
Date taken
Jan. 2020
Scientific name
Lamprotornis purpuroptera
Equipment used
Nikon D 750, Sigma 150-600 mm S
Wonderful colours and iridescence in this well posed portrait, Volker.
 
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Such a gorgeous Starling and captured with brilliant feather sheen and detail Volker!
 
fantastic iridescent colours, Volker, top class eye-level capture of this beautiful starling, top marks, many tfs!!
 

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Category
Africa
Added by
volker sthamer
Date added
View count
574
Comment count
12

Image metadata

Device
NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D750
Aperture
ƒ/6.3
Focal length
440.0 mm
Exposure time
1/800 second(s)
ISO
200
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Starling, Rüppel's, Schweifglanzstar, Lamprotornis purpuroptera.JPG
File size
1.1 MB
Date taken
Mon, 20 January 2020 8:20 AM
Dimensions
2700px x 1800px

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