Common Kingfisher
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Alcedo atthis (European Kingfisher, Common Kingfisher)

Another photographer spotted this bird (I had just arrived at the Botanical Garden). This guy was very patient - he was still sitting there well after I left.


Altitude: 16m (52 feet)
Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 at 7:36 AM
Exposure: 1/80 sec at f3.5
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 320 asa
Lens: 400mm f2.8G ED VR AF-S NIKKOR
Location:
Nara With Window And Small Trunk Tree Nymph Eating From Flower Little Egret With Feet Out Of The Water Walking On Crowded Trail At Yehliu Geopark Claira Playing In The Water Tree Growing Over Window Barn Swallow Resting Claira Playing In The Water Irises Next To Bridge Taipei Botanical Garden Split Rock And Bridge Beach At Shek O Boats Incense Burner In Front Of Temple Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Tree Nymph Eating From Flower Little Egret With Feet Out Of The Water Stinky Tofu In Taipei Claira Playing In The Water Irises Next To Bridge Taipei Botanical Garden Stinky Tofu In Taipei Tree Nymph Eating From Flower Split Rock And Bridge Nara With Window And Small Trunk Tree Nymph Eating From Flower Little Egret With Feet Out Of The Water Walking On Crowded Trail At Yehliu Geopark Claira Playing In The Water Tree Growing Over Window Barn Swallow Resting Claira Playing In The Water Irises Next To Bridge Taipei Botanical Garden Split Rock And Bridge Beach At Shek O Boats Incense Burner In Front Of Temple Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Common Kingfisher Barn Swallow Resting Nara With Window And Small Trunk Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying
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Region: Asia
Scientific Name: species related to Alcedo atthis (European Kingfisher, Common Kingfisher)
Larger image: 1335 x 2000
Raw image: 4912 x 7360

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