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New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae)

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The New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae) is a honeyeater species found throughout southern Australia. It was among the first birds to be scientifically described in Australia, and was initially named Certhia novaehollandiae (Latham 1781, 1790; for a general discussion, see Calaby 1999). It is around eighteen centimetres long and is mainly black, with a white iris, white facial tufts and yellow margins on its wing and tail feathers. It is a very active bird and rarely sits long enough to give an extended view. When danger approaches a New Holland Honeyeater, such as a bird of prey, a group of Honeyeaters will form together and give a warning call. Sexes are similar in looks with the exception that females are, on average, slightly smaller. Young Honeyeaters

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkII
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS USM +1.4x
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:3 Nov 2012 - 3:03 PM
Focal Length:700mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/800sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:2000
Exposure Mode:Program AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:New Holland Honeyeater (Phylidonyris novaehollandiae)
Username:wildlifephotographer wildlifephotographer
Uploaded:13 Jan 2013 - 11:14 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2013 - 11:33 AM

A beautiful image, the bird so well captured in this lovely 'perch' situation: think the overall image might be even better if the odd loose leaves around the periphery were cloned away........just a thought!
Ronnie.

Last Modified By RonnieAG at 13 Jan 2013 - 11:33 AM

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2013 - 11:43 AM

MASSIVE WOW FACTOR!! Colourful everywhere. Bravo.

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 - 11:47 AM

Beautiful image.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8141 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2013 - 11:59 AM

A fantastic image. Carol

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senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2013 - 12:35 PM

excellent capture, .. strong colour palette and detail rendering

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
13 Jan 2013 - 12:57 PM

Superb,
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TonyDy
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13 Jan 2013 - 3:31 PM

Great shot,Gordon.
Tony

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 3christinecilia vcard England
13 Jan 2013 - 3:40 PM

beautiful bird lovely colours love it. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95951 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2013 - 6:12 PM

An awesome shot Gordon

Ticks all the boxes, as far as I am concerned

A well deserved GEA too

Adrian

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Dinky65
Dinky65  1 United States
14 Jan 2013 - 2:39 AM

So pretty.Wink

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mossy
mossy  146 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2013 - 9:22 AM

Stunning bird in a perfect setting.

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JohnoP
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19 Jan 2013 - 5:48 PM

What a stunning and colourful image! John

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