Mousebird relaxing

Posted by Gavin Falck on Wed Nov 15, 2023 1:08 am

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Canon 80D; Tamron 150-600 lens.
f/7.1; 1/1000; ISO-400.
Speckled Mousebird.  Mousebirds are clowns, which makes them rather entertaining to watch. Taken at George Botanical Gardens, George, Southern Cape, South Africa. 

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by david fletcher on Wed Nov 15, 2023 3:43 am
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Thanks for sharing this Gavin. Have enjoyed watching them in the past.
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by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Nov 15, 2023 7:35 am
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Great angle and behavior, Gavin. Neat to see species I'm not familiar with.
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by Peter Ireland on Wed Nov 15, 2023 10:26 am
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A wonderful pose of this Mousebird chillaxing.

by Karl Egressy on Wed Nov 15, 2023 11:15 am
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Great behavior shot.

by Carol Clarke on Thu Nov 16, 2023 8:58 am
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This is one chilled out bird! Great behaviour capture, Gavin.

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by Todd Bauer on Sat Nov 18, 2023 12:26 pm
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Love this photo. Interesting and beautiful.
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