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IMG_8670-800x600.jpg
29-MAR-2006

IMG_8670-800x600.jpg

Red-keeled Flowerpecker
(a Philippine endemic)

Scientific name - Dicaeum australe australe

Habitat - Canopy of forest, edge and flowering trees.

[20D + Sigmonster (Sigma 300-800 DG)]

Canon EOS 20D
1/80s f/8.0 at 800.0mm iso400 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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romy ocon06-Dec-2006 02:04
This tiny endemic is not uncommon, but it's very difficult to photograph well because of its active nature. This shot is among the few times I got it in a clean environment, and thus it joins my elite roster.