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New Zealand Pigeon

New Zealand Pigeon
Photo Information
Copyright: Ben Broughton (Lourens) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 186 W: 0 N: 321] (1223)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2018-04-24
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon D5500, Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC OS HSM
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/80 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2018-05-31 4:39
Viewed: 672
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
New Zealand Pigeon or kerera. (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae)
Endemic to New Zealand.
The pidgeon is large (550 - 850Gram) and is found from Northland to Stewart Island.
The head, throat and wings are a shiny green - purple colour but with a bronze tinge to the feathers. The breast is white and the bill red.
Diet is fruit from native trees.

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hello Ben
une magnifique composition, belle présentation de ce pigeon.
bon rendu du plumage et des couleurs.

wauwh this is a beauty of Pigeon
great sharpness and lovely naturel colours
gr lou

Ciao Ben, great capture of beautiful pigeon in nice pose, wonderful natural colors, splendid sharpness and fine details, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

Indeed great BG amazing eye expression, lovely details well done BEN BROUGHTON

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