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The amazing EF 400 f/4 DO IS II

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Just got this amazingly light lens (with excellent optics), together with a 7D MII and a set of series III TCs. This combo will be my main BIF shooter and walk around birding gear.


Citrine Canary-Flycatcher (Culicicapa helianthea septentrionalis, endemic race)

Habitat - Understory usually in montane forest. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729329-1500x1000.jpg

Citrine Canary-Flycatcher (Culicicapa helianthea septentrionalis, endemic race)

Habitat - Understory usually in montane forest.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Narcissus Flycatcher (Ficedula narcissina, migrant, female)

Habitat - Rare in forest, second growth and mangroves. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729257-1500x1000.jpg

Narcissus Flycatcher (Ficedula narcissina, migrant, female)

Habitat - Rare in forest, second growth and mangroves.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Arctic Warbler (Phylloscopus borealis, migrant)

Habitat - Variety of forest types at all levels and elevations. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729310-1500x1000.jpg

Arctic Warbler (Phylloscopus borealis, migrant)

Habitat - Variety of forest types at all levels and elevations.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Little Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula westermanni, resident, female)

Habitat - Forest canopy or understory and edge, montane forest down to 800 m. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO728967-1500x1000.jpg

Little Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula westermanni, resident, female)

Habitat - Forest canopy or understory and edge, montane forest down to 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Mountain White-eye (Zosterops montanus, resident)

Habitat - All forest types above 1000 m. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO728899-1500x1000.jpg

Mountain White-eye (Zosterops montanus, resident)

Habitat - All forest types above 1000 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Mountain Verditer-Flycatcher (Eumyias panayensis, resident, male)

Habitat - Mountain forests above 800 m. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 1250, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729170-1500x1000.jpg

Mountain Verditer-Flycatcher (Eumyias panayensis, resident, male)

Habitat - Mountain forests above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 1250, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Mountain Verditer-Flycatcher (Eumyias panayensis, resident, immature)

Habitat - Mountain forests above 800 m. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 1250, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO728755-1500x1000.jpg

Mountain Verditer-Flycatcher (Eumyias panayensis, resident, immature)

Habitat - Mountain forests above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/250 sec, ISO 1250, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Citrine Canary-Flycatcher (Culicicapa helianthea septentrionalis, endemic race)

Habitat - Understory usually in montane forest. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729369-1500x1000.jpg

Citrine Canary-Flycatcher (Culicicapa helianthea septentrionalis, endemic race)

Habitat - Understory usually in montane forest.

Shooting info - Elev. 1526 m ASL, Camp John hay Eco Trail, Baguio City, October 1, 2017, 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/320 sec, ISO 2500, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus, migrant, male)

Habitat - Common in all habitats at all elevations.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 24, 7D MII + 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.
RO728526-1200x800.jpg

Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus, migrant, male)

Habitat - Common in all habitats at all elevations.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 24, 7D MII + 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.

Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus, migrant, male)

Habitat - Common in all habitats at all elevations.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 24, 7D MII + 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.
RO728480-1200x800.jpg

Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus, migrant, male)

Habitat - Common in all habitats at all elevations.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 24, 7D MII + 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.

Blue-tailed Bee-eater (Merops philippinus , resident)

Habitat - Open country usually associated with water along rivers, marshes and ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, December 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723755-1500x1000.jpg

Blue-tailed Bee-eater (Merops philippinus , resident)

Habitat - Open country usually associated with water along rivers, marshes and ricefields.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, December 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Little Tern (Sterna albifrons, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon along coasts, bays and river mouths. 


Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, November 30, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723550-1500x1000.jpg

Little Tern (Sterna albifrons, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon along coasts, bays and river mouths.


Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, November 30, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723975-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723984-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 8.6 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723397-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 8.6 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723806-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723341-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722224-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722228-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722230-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722231-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722233-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722234-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722235-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722246-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 14, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + stacked EF 2x TC II/2x TC III, 
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/160 sec, ISO 800, manual exposure in available light, LV AF, UBH45/455B support, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722922-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 14, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + stacked EF 2x TC II/2x TC III,
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/160 sec, ISO 800, manual exposure in available light, LV AF, UBH45/455B support, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO721217-1920x1080.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1800 x 1200.
RO721033-1800x1200.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1800 x 1200.

Java Sparrow (Padda oryzivora, resident) 

Habitat - Uncommon in parks, residential areas and scrub, sometimes in neighboring ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722767-1500x1000.jpg

Java Sparrow (Padda oryzivora, resident)

Habitat - Uncommon in parks, residential areas and scrub, sometimes in neighboring ricefields.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Java Sparrow (Padda oryzivora, resident) 

Habitat - Uncommon in parks, residential areas and scrub, sometimes in neighboring ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722902-1500x1000.jpg

Java Sparrow (Padda oryzivora, resident)

Habitat - Uncommon in parks, residential areas and scrub, sometimes in neighboring ricefields.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722593.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722489-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO722211-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721170-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant) 

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720678-1500x1000.jpg

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant)

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 10, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721846-1500x1000.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 10, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720611-800x533.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 100 % crop.
RO720611-100crop.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 100 % crop.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720767-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720630-1500x1000.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720537-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722708-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720530-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722424-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721110-1500x1000.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 18, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/1000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, PD AF, UBH45/455B support, 6 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722972-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 18, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III,
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/1000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, PD AF, UBH45/455B support, 6 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Link to Full HD Footage
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Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 19, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + stacked EF 2x TC II/2x TC III, 
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/125 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, LV AF, UBH45/455B support, uncropped full frame video grab from a 1080/59.94p footage.
RO723016-1920x1080.jpg

Link to Full HD Footage
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Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 19, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + stacked EF 2x TC II/2x TC III,
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/125 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, LV AF, UBH45/455B support, uncropped full frame video grab from a 1080/59.94p footage.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 10.1 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723332-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 10.1 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723193-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723194-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.8 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 6 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723177-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 6 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 8.0 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO723614-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 8.0 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723645-1500x1000.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723281-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.3 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015 (03:58 am), EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO II IS + EF 2x TC III, 
800 mm, f/11, ISO 200, 1/25 sec, manual exposure, Live View AF, 455B/Uniqball support.
RO720362-1500x1000.jpg

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015 (03:58 am), EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO II IS + EF 2x TC III,
800 mm, f/11, ISO 200, 1/25 sec, manual exposure, Live View AF, 455B/Uniqball support.

Philippine Scops-Owl (Otus megalotis, endemic)

Habitat - Forest and forest edge in the lowlands.

Shooting Info - Baroro, Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, November 29, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
f/4, 1/250 sec, ISO 12800, manual exposure/flashlight, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500  x 1000.
RO724532-1500x1000.jpg

Philippine Scops-Owl (Otus megalotis, endemic)

Habitat - Forest and forest edge in the lowlands.

Shooting Info - Baroro, Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, November 29, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
f/4, 1/250 sec, ISO 12800, manual exposure/flashlight, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

ISS OVER NORTHERN PHILIPPINES. November 29, 2015, Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines (05:20:25 local time, maximum magnitude = -3.40).

Shooting info - EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 800 mm, f/8, ISO 640, 1/800 sec, manual exposure, prefocused on the moon using CD AF then switched to MF, hand held, IS Mode 1 engaged.
RO724447.jpg

ISS OVER NORTHERN PHILIPPINES. November 29, 2015, Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines (05:20:25 local time, maximum magnitude = -3.40).

Shooting info - EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 800 mm, f/8, ISO 640, 1/800 sec, manual exposure, prefocused on the moon using CD AF then switched to MF, hand held, IS Mode 1 engaged.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 30, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.4 MP crop resized to 1000 x 750.
RO724608-750x1000.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 30, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.4 MP crop resized to 1000 x 750.

Far Eastern Curlew (Numenius madagascariensis, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon along coast on exposed mud and coral flats. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 28, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724420-1500x1000.jpg

Far Eastern Curlew (Numenius madagascariensis, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon along coast on exposed mud and coral flats.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 28, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723207-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 21, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO724720-1575x1050.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/1600 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724669-1500x1000.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/1600 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant) 

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724689-1500x1000.jpg

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant)

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724755-1500x1000.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/1600 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO724670-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 6, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/1600 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Pied Bushchat (Saxicola caprata, resident, female) 

Habitat - Drier open country, grasslands and cultivated areas. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/320 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO723946-1500x1000.jpg

Pied Bushchat (Saxicola caprata, resident, female)

Habitat - Drier open country, grasslands and cultivated areas.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 25, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III,
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/320 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO722327-1920x1080.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO722491-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, immature)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant) 

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 9, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO724853-1575x1050.jpg

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant)

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 9, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 9, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/1600 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO724961-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 9, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/1600 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/11, 1/25 sec, ISO 100, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, IS Mode 1, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725485-1500x1000.jpg

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/11, 1/25 sec, ISO 100, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, IS Mode 1, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, major crop resized to 1400 x 1050.
RO725421-1400x1050.jpg

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, major crop resized to 1400 x 1050.

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 800, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725468-1500x1000.jpg

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, December 13, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 800, manual exposure in available light, hand held, AWB, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO720551-1575X1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO721021-1920x1080.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO722330-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 11, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO720751-1920x1080.jpg

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in wetlands.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, November 7, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 23, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO725685-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, December 23, 2015, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 6, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO726405-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 6, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 6, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726469-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 6, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO726772-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO726782-1575x1050.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/3200 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult) 

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO727110-1575x1050.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO727222-1575x1050.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant) 

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO726931-1575x1050.jpg

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus, migrant)

Habitat - Associated with water both along coast and inland.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727178-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727179-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727180-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO727062-1575x1050.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant) 

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1800 x 900.
RO727266-1800x900.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1800 x 900.

Striated Grassbird (Megalurus palustris, resident) 

Habitat - Grasslands, ricefields and open country. 

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, January 24, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO727420-1575x1050.jpg

Striated Grassbird (Megalurus palustris, resident)

Habitat - Grasslands, ricefields and open country.

Shooting Info - San Juan, La Union, Philippines, January 24, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/1600 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 31, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO727587-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, January 31, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 12 MP crop resized to 1575 x 1050.

White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis, resident) 

Habitat - Clearings, along large streams and rivers, and in open country. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/125 sec, ISO 3200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 800 x 1000.
RO728184-800x1000.jpg

White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis, resident)

Habitat - Clearings, along large streams and rivers, and in open country.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III,
800 mm, f/8 (wide open), 1/125 sec, ISO 3200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 800 x 1000.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO728378-1920x1080.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1920 x 1080.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO728511-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO728518-1575x1050.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO728383-1575x1050.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1920 x 1080.
RO728707-1920x1080.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1920 x 1080.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant) 

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields. 

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000, image turned upside down.
RO728416-1500x1000.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 11, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000, image turned upside down.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 18, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO728873-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 18, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 18, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1000 x 1250.
RO728834-1250x1000.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 18, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1000 x 1250.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, molting into breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 22, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/4, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.
RO729189-1575x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, molting into breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 22, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/4, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1575 x 1050.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, molting into breeding plumage) 

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 22, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/50 sec, ISO 100, IS on, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729283.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, molting into breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 22, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/50 sec, ISO 100, IS on, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Siberian Rubythroat (Luscinia calliope, migrant, male)

Habitat - uncommon in early second growth, open country and tall reeds. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1600, 1/160 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.
RO729343-1500x1000.jpg

Siberian Rubythroat (Luscinia calliope, migrant, male)

Habitat - uncommon in early second growth, open country and tall reeds.

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1600, 1/160 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.
RO729600-1500x1000.jpg

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns.

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.
RO729556-1500x1000.jpg

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns.

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, extreme crop resized to 1200x800.
RO729585-1200x800.jpg

Striated Swallow (Hirundo striolata , resident)

Habitat - Gorges and canyons, may also be found in open country, even in towns.

Shooting info - Elev. 1315 m ASL, La Trinidad, Benguet, March 6, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2500 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, extreme crop resized to 1200x800.

Luzon Bush-Warbler (Cettia diphone, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Stays close to the ground in dense foliage in forest and edge above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.
RO729670-1500x1000.jpg

Luzon Bush-Warbler (Cettia diphone, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Stays close to the ground in dense foliage in forest and edge above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.

Luzon Bush-Warbler (Cettia diphone, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Stays close to the ground in dense foliage in forest and edge above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.
RO729675-1500x1000.jpg

Luzon Bush-Warbler (Cettia diphone, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Stays close to the ground in dense foliage in forest and edge above 800 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1400 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500x1000.

Mountain White-eye (Zosterops montanus, resident)

Habitat - All forest types above 1000 m. 

Shooting info - Elev. 1430 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/500 sec, manual exposure in available light (pushed +2 stops during RAW conversion), hand held, major crop resized to 1280x720.
RO729709-1280x720.jpg

Mountain White-eye (Zosterops montanus, resident)

Habitat - All forest types above 1000 m.

Shooting info - Elev. 1430 m ASL, Camp John Hay, Baguio City, March 20, 2016, Canon 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/500 sec, manual exposure in available light (pushed +2 stops during RAW conversion), hand held, major crop resized to 1280x720.

Shooting info - Bued River, La Union, northern Philippines, March 31, 2016 (4:10 am, local time), Canon 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC II + EF 2x TC III, 
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/30 sec, ISO 160, Live View AF, remote switch, 455B/UBH45 support, single RAW capture, near full frame resized to 50% and cropped to 2400x1600.
RO729828-2400x1600.jpg

Shooting info - Bued River, La Union, northern Philippines, March 31, 2016 (4:10 am, local time), Canon 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC II + EF 2x TC III,
1600 mm, f/16 (wide open), 1/30 sec, ISO 160, Live View AF, remote switch, 455B/UBH45 support, single RAW capture, near full frame resized to 50% and cropped to 2400x1600.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO729831-1200x800.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO729832-1200x800.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO729833-1200x800.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO729834-1200x800.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Crested Myna (Acridotheres cristatellus, resident) 

Habitat: Open country and agricultural land. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/4.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO729901-1500x1000.jpg

Crested Myna (Acridotheres cristatellus, resident)

Habitat: Open country and agricultural land.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/4.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis, sub-adult) 

Habitat - Lowlands from second growth to downtown in cities. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 21, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/4.5, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 900.
RO729986-1200x900.jpg

Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis, sub-adult)

Habitat - Lowlands from second growth to downtown in cities.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, April 21, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/4.5, 1/2500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 900.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, June 19, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO720424-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, June 19, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis, resident, immature) 

Habitat - Common lowland sunbird. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 29, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720631-1500x1000.jpg

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis, resident, immature)

Habitat - Common lowland sunbird.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 29, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis, resident, immature) 

Habitat - Common lowland sunbird. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 29, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO720625-1500x1000.jpg

Olive-backed Sunbird (Nectarinia jugularis, resident, immature)

Habitat - Common lowland sunbird.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 29, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO720750-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 1250, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident) 

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO721226-1500x1000.jpg

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident)

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 7, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.
RO721513-1200x800.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, major crop resized to 1200x800.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721491-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721494-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 14, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO721292-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 14, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 14, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO721414-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, August 14, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 640, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 24, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO721068-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 24, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 2500, 1/320 sec, hand held, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/640 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO720935-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/640 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens. 

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/500 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.
RO720967-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting info - Bacnotan, La Union, Philippines, July 17, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 F/4 DO IS II + EF 1.4 TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, ISO 320, 1/500 sec, 455B/UBH45 support, manual exposure in available light, near full frame resized to 1500x1000.

Blue Rock-Thrush (Monticola solitarius, migrant, female) 

Habitat - Rocky exposed slopes, road cuts, and along rocky streams and rivers. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/100 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO721660-1500x1000.jpg

Blue Rock-Thrush (Monticola solitarius, migrant, female)

Habitat - Rocky exposed slopes, road cuts, and along rocky streams and rivers.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, September 13, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/5.6, 1/100 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Pied Triller (Lalage nigra, resident, male) 

Habitat - Common in trees in open country, gardens in towns, and open scrub in the lowlands. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO722555-1200x800.jpg

Pied Triller (Lalage nigra, resident, male)

Habitat - Common in trees in open country, gardens in towns, and open scrub in the lowlands.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, November 10, 2016, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident) 

Habitat - open country. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724435-1500x1000.jpg

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident)

Habitat - open country.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident) 

Habitat - open country. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724430-1500x1000.jpg

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident)

Habitat - open country.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident) 

Habitat - open country. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724403-1500x1000.jpg

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident)

Habitat - open country.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident) 

Habitat - open country. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724434-1500x1000.jpg

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos, resident)

Habitat - open country.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Philippine Woodpecker (Dendrocopos maculatus, a Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Smallest Philippine woodpecker, common in lowland and montane forest and edge, 
in understory and canopy. 

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/640 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724660-1500x1000.jpg

Philippine Woodpecker (Dendrocopos maculatus, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Smallest Philippine woodpecker, common in lowland and montane forest and edge,
in understory and canopy.

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/640 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, uncropped full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Stripe-headed Rhabdornis (Rhabdornis mystacalis, a Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Lowland forest and second growth. 

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III, 
800 mm, f/9, 1/320 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724726-1500x1000.jpg

Stripe-headed Rhabdornis (Rhabdornis mystacalis, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Lowland forest and second growth.

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 2x TC III,
800 mm, f/9, 1/320 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Philippine Woodpecker (Dendrocopos maculatus, a Philippine endemic) 

Habitat - Smallest Philippine woodpecker, common in lowland and montane forest and edge, 
in understory and canopy. 

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III, 
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/640 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO724577-1500x1000.jpg

Philippine Woodpecker (Dendrocopos maculatus, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Smallest Philippine woodpecker, common in lowland and montane forest and edge,
in understory and canopy.

Shooting Info - Subic rainforest, Zambales, Philippines, February 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/6.3, 1/640 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Pygmy Swiftlet (Collocalia troglodytes, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Fairly common, smallest swiftlet in groups flying low over forest, clearings and logging roads (total length = 3.5 inches)

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 14, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop.
RO725010-1500x1000.jpg

Pygmy Swiftlet (Collocalia troglodytes, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Fairly common, smallest swiftlet in groups flying low over forest, clearings and logging roads (total length = 3.5 inches)

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 14, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/5.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop.

Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis, adult)

Habitat - Lowlands from second growth to downtown in cities. 

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 23, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO II, 
400 mm, f/4.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop.
RO725126-1200x800.jpg

Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis, adult)

Habitat - Lowlands from second growth to downtown in cities.

Shooting info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, February 23, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 f/4 DO II,
400 mm, f/4.0, ISO 320, 1/2000 sec, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop.

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 23, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725222-1500x1000.jpg

Brahminy Kite (Haliastur indus, resident, adult)

Habitat - Open areas often near water, and also in mountains to 1500 m.

Shooting Info - Sto. Tomas, La Union, Philippines, February 23, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + EF 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2500 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1400 x 1050.
RO725635-1400x1050.jpg

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybridus, migrant, non-breeding plumage)

Habitat - Bays, tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2500 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1400 x 1050.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725512-1500x1000.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2000 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2500 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725632-1500x1000.jpg

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta, migrant)

Habitat: Coastal marsh and tidal flats to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Binmaley, Pangasinan, Philippines, February 26, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/2500 sec, ISO 160, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Consuelo, Macabebe, Pampanga, Philippines, March 5, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725946-1500x1000.jpg

Great Egret (Egretta alba, migrant)

Habitat - Uncommon in a variety of wetlands from coastal marshes to ricefields.

Shooting Info - Consuelo, Macabebe, Pampanga, Philippines, March 5, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Crested Myna (Acridotheres cristatellus, resident)

Habitat: Open country and agricultural land.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 8, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725998-1500x1000.jpg

Crested Myna (Acridotheres cristatellus, resident)

Habitat: Open country and agricultural land.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 8, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Common Greenshank (Tringa nebularia, migrant)

Habitat - Coasts to rice fields.


Shooting Info - Consuelo, Macabebe, Pampanga, Philippines, March 5, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.70 m distance,  heavy crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO725917-1500x1000.jpg

Common Greenshank (Tringa nebularia, migrant)

Habitat - Coasts to rice fields.


Shooting Info - Consuelo, Macabebe, Pampanga, Philippines, March 5, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II + 1.4x TC III,
560 mm, f/7.1, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.70 m distance, heavy crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Bee-IF.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 13, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/1250 sec, ISO 640, near MFD, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 10.14 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726091-1500x1000.jpg

Bee-IF.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 13, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/1250 sec, ISO 640, near MFD, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 10.14 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Bee-IF.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 13, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/1250 sec, ISO 640, near MFD, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 15.36 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726098-1500x1000.jpg

Bee-IF.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 13, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.6, 1/1250 sec, ISO 640, near MFD, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 15.36 MP crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 25, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, approx. 11 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, small crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726148-1500x1000.jpg

Lowland White-eye (Zosterops meyeni, a near Philippine endemic)

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 25, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, approx. 11 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, small crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis, resident)

Habitat - Clearings, along large streams and rivers, and in open country. 


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 30, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, approx. 15.6 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726237-1500x1000.jpg

White-throated Kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis, resident)

Habitat - Clearings, along large streams and rivers, and in open country.


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, March 30, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, approx. 15.6 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Blue-tailed Bee-eater (Merops philippinus, resident)

Habitat - Open country usually associated with water along rivers, marshes and ricefields.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 3, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, approx. 19.70 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726757-1500x1000.jpg

Blue-tailed Bee-eater (Merops philippinus, resident)

Habitat - Open country usually associated with water along rivers, marshes and ricefields.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 3, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, approx. 19.70 m distance, manual exposure in available light, hand held, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/4.5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726851-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 7, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/4.5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 10, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726942-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 10, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - found in all forest types.


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, 100% crop.
RO726968-100crop.jpg

Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - found in all forest types.


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, 100% crop.

Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - found in all forest types.


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, uncropped full frame resized to 900 x 600.
RO726968-900x600.jpg

Colasisi (Loriculus philippensis, a Philippine endemic)

Habitat - found in all forest types.


Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 11, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 44.60 m. distance, uncropped full frame resized to 900 x 600.

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident) 

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 12, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 15.60 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727037-1500x1000.jpg

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident)

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 12, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 15.60 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident) 

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 15, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/11, 1/500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 27.20 m. distance, cropped and resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727105-1500X1000.jpg

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident)

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 15, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/11, 1/500 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 27.20 m. distance, cropped and resized to 1500 x 1000.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 16, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727166-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 16, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident) 

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests. 

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 3, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/4, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.75 m. distance, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO726728-1500x1000.jpg

Yellow-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus goiavier , resident)

Habitat: Common in gardens, urban areas and grasslands but not in mature forests.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 3, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/4, 1/2000 sec, ISO 640, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 7.75 m. distance, near full frame resized to 1500 x 1000.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 24, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 9.65 m. distance, major crop resized to 1200 x 900.
RO727308-1200x900.jpg

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 24, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 9.65 m. distance, major crop resized to 1200 x 900.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 24, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.00 m. distance, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.
RO727303-1200x800.jpg

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, May 24, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5, 1/2000 sec, ISO 320, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 11.00 m. distance, major crop resized to 1200 x 800.

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident) 

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 6, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II, 
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.
RO727372-1500x1000.jpg

Red Turtle-Dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica, resident)

Habitat - Open country or lawns.

Shooting Info - Bued River, Rosario, La Union, Philippines, June 6, 2017, EOS 7D MII + EF 400 DO IS II,
400 mm, f/5.0, 1/2000 sec, ISO 400, manual exposure in available light, hand held, 19.70 m. distance, major crop resized to 1500 x 1000.