Black Throated Parrotbill

Posted by Biru Mitra on Sun Jun 02, 2019 12:42 pm

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This is one of the most elusive species of the Himalayas. They prefer to stay in blocks particularly in bamboo bushes. They are extremely shy and are difficult to photograph. 

Shot with Nikon D500 + Nikkon 300 mm f/2.8 ( VR-I ) + 1.4X TC

1 / 250s

f / 4

ISO 800

Thanks for the stop.

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by Ron Day on Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:27 pm
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Great job of finding this elusive bird of the Himalayas. The color and markings of the bird are lovely.

by Karl Egressy on Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:53 pm
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A real cutie.

by Mike in O on Sun Jun 02, 2019 9:49 pm
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That little guy sure has beautiful markings...well captured

by Carol Clarke on Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:56 am
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What a fascinating little bird! Excellent capture of this elusive species, Biru.

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by himadri roy on Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:08 am
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Excellent work biru to get this elusive beauty on a clean perch.

by david fletcher on Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:00 pm
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Ron Day wrote:
Great job of finding this elusive bird of the Himalayas. The color and markings of the bird are lovely.

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by Jan Wegener on Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:34 am
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great job getting this difficult bird

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