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Pied Shag (Phalacrocorax varius varius)


Posted by unozig on Mon Nov 04, 2019 6:11 pm

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300mm          ƒ/5.6          1/800 sec          ISO 100

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Readily seen about harbours and estuaries associated with cities or towns. Unlike most other shag species, the pied shag is reasonably confiding, allowing close approach.

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by Ron Day on Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:24 pm
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I like that there is a visible eye on each Shag. A well balanced image, Zig.
 

by Carol Clarke on Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:48 pm
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Excellent composition with this quartet! I also like that each pair has one looking ahead and one with turned head. Clever!

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