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Scarlet Macaws in the Mist
These scarlet macaws were flying from tree to tree feeding on almonds. They were shrouded in a fine mist that blew in from the Pacific Ocean and sparkled in the sunlight. This is an uncropped, full frame photo. Look closely and you will see 5 macaws.
Habitat
Coastal Rainforest
Location
Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Date taken
December 9, 2007
Scientific name
Ara Macao
Equipment used
Nikon D70, Nikkor 80-400 mm VR @ 400 mm, f6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 640, hand-held
Thanks everyone! I, too, think it looks like a painting. How often in photography do you get the birds placed like that? It's an uncropped image with no bird is at the center focus area.

Linda
 

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Central & South America & Mexico
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