Mousebird relaxing


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

All times are UTC-05:00

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 7 posts | 
Image
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. 

User avatar
Posted by:
Gavin Falck
Forum Contributor
Location: George, South Africa
Posts: 416
Joined: 29 Jun 2019

   

by david fletcher on Wed Nov 15, 2023 3:43 am
User avatar
david fletcher
Moderator
Posts: 33958
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Thanks for sharing this Gavin. Have enjoyed watching them in the past.
Make your life spectacular!

NSN00525
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Nov 15, 2023 7:35 am
User avatar
Axel Hildebrandt
Moderator
Posts: 21750
Joined: 28 Nov 2005
Location: Coopersburg, PA
Member #:00941
Great angle and behavior, Gavin. Neat to see species I'm not familiar with.
Axel Hildebrandt
 

by Peter Ireland on Wed Nov 15, 2023 10:26 am
User avatar
Peter Ireland
Forum Contributor
Posts: 3571
Joined: 14 Jul 2008
Location: Blackburn,Lancs
Member #:01589
A wonderful pose of this Mousebird chillaxing.
 

by Karl Egressy on Wed Nov 15, 2023 11:15 am
User avatar
Karl Egressy
Forum Contributor
Posts: 39386
Joined: 11 Dec 2004
Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Member #:00988
Great behavior shot.
 

by Carol Clarke on Thu Nov 16, 2023 8:58 am
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 72834
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
This is one chilled out bird! Great behaviour capture, Gavin.

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by Todd Bauer on Sat Nov 18, 2023 12:26 pm
Todd Bauer
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1315
Joined: 26 May 2015
Location: Houston, TX
Member #:02032
Love this photo. Interesting and beautiful.
Todd Bauer
Houston, TX
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
7 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group