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Stilt Sandpiper in Flight
Stilt Sandpiper (Calidris himantopus)
Habitat
Gulf Coast Marshes and Prairies vegetation area, depressional wetland in an urban setting.
Location
East side of the HEB in Port Isabel, Cameron County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
April 2023
Scientific name
Calidris himantopus
Equipment used
Canon
excellent inflight capture, nicely showing its long legs and beautiful feather patterns, Stanley, well done, many tfs!!
 
Brilliant flight shot of this fascinating species. Stilt and sandpiper in one bird. :love:
 
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Fantastic detail, here ... a cracker of a shot ...
Tree awesome images, Stanley ... tfs ...
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
269
Comment count
10

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
223.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1600 second(s)
ISO
320
Filename
Stilt Sandpiper in flight 2, east side of HEB in Port Isabeljpg.jpg
File size
1.3 MB
Date taken
Sat, 22 April 2023 12:42 PM
Dimensions
1024px x 816px

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