Uploaded 24-Feb-14
Taken 16-Feb-14


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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Keywords:birds, elmers island, louisiana, snowy plover, worm
Photo Info

Dimensions1500 x 1000
Original file size353 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken16-Feb-14 09:41
Date modified22-Feb-14 15:27
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D X
Focal length1200 mm
Max lens aperturef/8
Exposure1/1250 at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias-1 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Snowy Plover with Worm

Snowy Plover with Worm

These birds hunt by sight, moving quickly to grab insects, crustaceans and worms. This one was feeding on the mud flats along the bay side of Elmer's Island, Louisiana