Lesser Scaup at Lost Lagoon

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Lesser Scaup (male) | Petit fuligule | Aythya affinis: Taken on February 16, 2016 at Lost Lagoon in Stanley Park, Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada with a handheld Nikon D5200 and AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR (ISO 500 | 500mm | f/6.3 | 1/1000), cropped for composition. Not baited, called in or set up.

American Robin (male)

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American Robin (male) | Merle d’Amérique | Turdus migratorius: Taken close to the Harbourside section of the Spirit Trail in North Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada, with a handheld Nikon D5200 and AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR (ISO 1600 | 500mm | f/5.6 | 1/250, cropped for composition). Not baited, called in or set up.

White-rumped Shama

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White-rumped Shama (Shama à croupion blanc | Copsychus malabaricus): This species, native to densely vegetated habitats in the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, was introduced to Kaua’i in the early 1930s, but are not as prevalent as some of the other introduced birds. Taken on Kaua’i’s west coast (between Lihue and Kapa’a) with a handheld Nikon D5200 and AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm (all three photos cropped for composition). Not baited, called in or set up.

  • Top: Female, December 28, 2015, ISO 400 | 500mm | f/5.6 | 1/1000
  • Middle: Male, January 1, 2016, ISO 1600 | 320mm | f/5.6 | 1/125, cropped
  • Bottom: Female, December 28, 2015, ISO 1600 | 500mm | f/5.6 | 1/250

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