We use cookies to personalize content and ads and to analyze the traffic on our websites. We also share information about your use of our websites with our partners for email, advertising and analysis. View details

What's new?
848 5

Shorebird

Willet on Captiva Island, FL, USA.
July 2011.

More Florida pics on http://www.massimogherardi.com/galerie/travels/


Thank you Paul and Lawson for the taxonomic help, I really appreciate it.
(Tringa semipalmata, Nordamerikanischer Schlammtreter, Chevalier semipalmé, Totano semipalmato, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willet)

Comments 5

  • Mark Billiau. 03/09/2011 16:04

    Beautiful and well composed capture of this rather rare Willet.
    Wonderful light and excellent focus on the bird !

    Mark
  • Lawson McCulloch 25/08/2011 22:12

    A lovely shot, and I agee that it is a Willet.
    best wishes from Lawson.
  • Jean-Jos 25/08/2011 20:37

    Gutes Bild, Max.
    Schön abgesetzt, das fast Monochrome ist ansprechend.
    LG, Jean-Paul
  • JeannyL 25/08/2011 19:39

    den hues de awer gutt erwescht Maxx tip,top
    LG Jeanny
  • Paul Jankovic 25/08/2011 14:15

    Hi. Excellent capture. I think the bill is to short and legs
    wrong colour for a solitary sandpiper. I would say
    the bird is a " Willet "
    Regards P.J.

Information

Section
Folders Nature
Clicks 848
Published
Language
License

Exif

Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Lens EF70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Aperture 5.6
Exposure time 1/1250
Focus length 300.0 mm
ISO 100