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Warsaw, Poland

Hooded crow, sometimes called Hoodiecrow. Also known locally as Scotch Crow, Danish Crow, and Grey Crow, Wrona siwa (Corvus cornix). It is so similar in morphology and habits to the Carrion Crow (Corvus corone) that for many years they were considered to be merely geographical races of one species. However, since 2002, the Hooded Crow has been elevated to full species status after closer observation; the hybridisation was less than expected and hybrids had decreased vigour.

Nikon D3S ,Nikkor 300mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S VR ,+ TC-20E III
1/40s f/5.6 at 600.0mm iso200 full exif

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Barbara Read and Fred Schaad21-Jun-2010 15:24
Excellent clarity. A wonderful description too.
Jim Coffman21-Jun-2010 12:55
Excellent capture! Nice detail! V
Kinga Chwalkowska Zadlak21-Jun-2010 12:38
Excellent !!! ~V~
Ta SIWA WRONKA prezentuje sie znacznie, bardziej uroczo, niz w rzeczywistosci... ;~}}}
Gérard Koehl21-Jun-2010 12:11
Superbe... V
Stephanie21-Jun-2010 11:59
Cool crow! BV
600mm ~ lucky you!
Jola Dziubinska21-Jun-2010 11:37
Excellent capture with great composition and details. V.
Cindi Smith21-Jun-2010 11:35
Wonderful image of him. Have never seen one of these before. :)
SzPiNaK.OrG Photography21-Jun-2010 11:17
as of 600mm ... simply awesome ! well caught with an amazing color, clarity and DoF :-) TOP SHOOT ! V~!
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