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Waxwing
BenjiS

Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus)

Not the best shots, but worth getting up early to see this beautiful lifer!
Location
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Date taken
03/12/2023
Scientific name
Bombycilla garrulus
Equipment used
Canon EOS 7D, Canon EF 400mm f/5.6 L USM + 1.4 teleconverter
Shutter speed, aperture & ISO
1/1600 second, f/8, ISO 6400
Supporter
Caught doing what it likes best, swallowing a big red berry. A fine shot, Benji. Congrats on getting a lifer, and such a spectacular one!
 

Media information

Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
BenjiS
Date added
View count
328
Comment count
13

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 7D
Aperture
ƒ/8
Focal length
560.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1600 second(s)
ISO
6400
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
Waxwing 5.jpg
File size
1.1 MB
Date taken
Sun, 03 December 2023 10:58 AM
Dimensions
4101px x 2734px

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