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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.
Scrub brush near water
La Paz, Mexico
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Scientific name
Geococcyx californianus
Equipment used
D750, 400mm
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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