Sunbittern displaying

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Comments (3)

davidcmc58 on May 20, 2010

Wow! Wonderful capture. Greetings from California, David

Matthew Winn on May 20, 2010

Thanks. I must have spent at least twenty hours waiting for this bird to spread his wings in display for long enough to get a photograph. Usually he just sits there with wings folded, swaying slowly, or flashes his wings so quickly that it's impossible to get an unblurred picture in the low light. I finally managed to get him.

davidcmc58 on May 20, 2010

Mtthew, I must say that your hard work has finally paid off. I forgot to mention that I give this shot a Best of Panormaio. Regards, David

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 19, 2010
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Matthew Winn
    • Taken on 2010/05/15 16:20:28
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 260.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash