The Helmet Birds

Posted by Sandeep Chakraborty on Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:23 am

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An adult and a juvenile Long-tailed Broadbill from Singalila National Park which is the highest National Park near Darjeeling in the Eastern part of India.

Nikon D500 + 500mm F4E FL ED VR, 1.4x teleconverter
1/ 250 sec, F/ 6.3, ISO 1250, Handheld

Thanks for viewing, have a fab week ahead. 
Cheers and Love- Sandy 

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by david fletcher on Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:26 am
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Beautifully done Sandy. Superb framing and placement. Like it!
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by Carol Clarke on Sun Jan 22, 2023 5:46 pm
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Always nice to see an image of these unique birds - and this is beautifully done, Sandeep!

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by Ed Cordes on Sun Jan 22, 2023 8:47 pm
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Nice image. I like the way they are each turned differently on the branch, but still looking the same way. Colored leaves add a lot to the overall feel of the image.
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by paul fletcher on Sun Jan 22, 2023 9:00 pm
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A beautiful image, with wonderful colours, Sandeep.

by Des on Mon Jan 23, 2023 9:52 am
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A delightful duo, Sandeep.


by Axel Hildebrandt on Mon Jan 23, 2023 9:54 am
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Cool-looking species, I also like the perch and soft light.
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by Dan Kearl on Mon Jan 23, 2023 6:57 pm
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Great species and cool comp with both nice head angles and sharp...

by Karl Egressy on Mon Jan 23, 2023 8:25 pm
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Very well photographed.

by himadri roy on Sat Jan 28, 2023 7:49 am
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The best frame of this species. CONGRATS.

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