Common name : Purple Swamphen
Scientific name: Porphyrio porphyrio pulverulentus (endemic race)
Habitat: Uncommon in freshwater and brackish wetlands.
Total length: 405 mm.
Candaba wetlands, Pampanga province, Philippines, February 19, 2009, Canon 5D2 + 500 f4 IS + Canon 2x/1.4x TCs + Sennheiser MKE 400 shotgun mic, 1000 - 1400 mm,
Manfrotto 475B tripod/516 video head, available light, 1920x1080 capture processed and resized to 1280x720, background noise reduced in audio processing.