Golden Pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus), Palmitos Park, Gran Canaria, 10/2005

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Comments (13)

Stephen SteveT on March 11, 2007

Why not have a look at Stephen's Gallery

Stephen SteveT on February 6, 2008

Apparently Palmitos Park has been closed since the end of July 2007 due to a major fire on the island.

fabio cianciola on June 24, 2008


U.A.B. on July 19, 2008


Lety M on December 20, 2008

I do not know this bird... Great capture! Merry Christmas!

Stephen SteveT on December 20, 2008

Thank you for your comment Letypqt, its a Golden Pheasant. Did you open the photo to full size to see the detail in the feathers?


Lety M on December 20, 2008

Fantastic details, Stephen! Best wishes from Brazil. Lety

Rhitamvar Ray on February 26, 2009

WOW!!beautiful it a engendered bird??

Its really a Golden shot...

My Golden collection

Stephen SteveT on June 27, 2009

Palmitos Park had been closed since the end of July 2007 due to a major fire on the island.

Reopened after rebuild Aug 2008


Cleber C Ferreira on December 12, 2009

Beautiful picture!

Sylvio 54 on November 1, 2010

Faisão e foto maravilhosos!

Nick Weall on November 3, 2013

Wow what a great shot of this colourful bird Steve ~ gets a YSL from me ~ All the best ~ nick

South America Tours on February 16, 2016

Looks more like a fantastic creature than a real bird! Such lively colors... amazing! One-in-a-million shot! LIKE + FAV

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 7, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Stephen SteveT
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot S2 IS
    • Taken on 2005/10/01 13:57:03
    • Exposure: 0.025s (1/40)
    • Focal Length: 22.50mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash