Uploaded 6-Nov-10
Taken 15-Apr-10


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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Dimensions3191 x 2127
Original file size419 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceUnknown
Date taken15-Apr-10 08:54
Date modified15-Apr-10 08:54
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 7D
Focal length161 mm
Exposure1/2000 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias+2/3 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Spoonbill

Spoonbill

This Roseate Spoonbill was flying toward a nest at the St. Augustine (Florida) Alligator Farm, April 2010. I wanted to enhance both the colors in the bird and the geometrical features of the wings, feet and head. The head shape with flattened bill is unique among all birds.