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Roadrunner, avoiding the roads!
Thomas P Brown

Roadrunner, avoiding the roads! (Geococcyx californianus)

I have seen literally hundreds of roadrunners driving around these Mexican back roads, and still feel that I have not gotten "That One" image...this one is pretty close. I was sitting on a water hole, way out in the La Paz desert, shooting Xanthus's Hummingbirds when this Roadrunner jumped up there and started preening.
Habitat
Scrub brush near water
Location
La Paz, Mexico
Date taken
7-16-2016
Scientific name
Geococcyx californianus
Equipment used
D750, 400mm
Supporter
Ha! Don't think I've ever seen an image with a Roadrunner perched like this. Nice going and beautifully captured Tom.
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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