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IMG_1787.jpg
03-JUL-2005

IMG_1787.jpg

Lowland White-eye
(a near Philippine endemic)

Scientific name - Zosterops meyeni

Habitat - Second growth, scrub and gardens.

[350D + Sigmonster (Sigma 300-800 DG), on tripod]

Canon EOS 350D
1/400s f/8.0 at 800.0mm iso400 full exif

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romy ocon17-Jul-2005 11:46
This near Philippine endemic, aside from being so tiny, is also very active and rarely keeps still in one place for a few moments. Though slightly burned in the breast area, I got it in good light under which its colors can be better appreciated. A fresh catch from the 350D + Sigmonster.