Uploaded 8-Aug-13
Taken 16-Jun-13
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Whimbrel, breeding, canada, churchill, eggs, habitat, landscape, nest, numenius phaeopus, shorebird, tundra, wide-angle
Photo Info

Dimensions1024 x 731
Original file size507 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken16-Jun-13 17:57
Date modified16-Jun-13 17:57
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length29 mm
Exposure1/350 at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias+1/2 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 640
Metering modePattern
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A whimbrel approaches to incubate his four camouflaged eggs, nestled into a spare scrape in the lichen.
(Taken with a remote trigger)