|Copyright: PETER TAMAS (sirianul)
|Date Taken: 2011-06-04|
|Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark IV, Canon EF500/4L IS|
|Exposure: f/8, 1/1600 seconds|
|Details: Tripod: Yes|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2012-08-25 16:10|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|The Dunlin is a familiar shorebird around the world, where its bright reddish back and black belly, and long, drooping bill distinguish it from nearly all other shorebirds. It breeds across the top of both North America and Eurasia, and winters along coasts around the northern hemisphere.|
Medium-sized sandpiper. Moderately short neck. Moderately long, drooping bill. Moderately long, blackish legs. Slightly hunched appearance. In breeding plumage has black belly, rufous cap, and rufous back. Nonbreeding plumage is all dull brownish gray, with whitish belly.
•Dunlin breeding in northern Alaska apparently move west, migrating down the eastern side of Siberia and Asia to Japan and China.
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- [2012-08-25 23:47]
Beautiful light and great pov
great light and sharpness, greetings Ori