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Rear View Preening

Behold! Another ibis preening. Slightly awkward angle but I like how it makes the ibis look like a feathery lump with legs. I hope you enjoy.

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Manorina melanocephala

This was taken whilst on a recent walk. There was a shot of this noisy miner I took just after it commenced flight, but unfortunately there was a power cable that was really distracting to the shot, so here’s this … Continue reading

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Deep Clean

Just a photo of an ibis cleaning itself. I’m not sure as to why I didn’t share this sooner. It’s easy enough on the eyes and due to being a simple, pleasing shot. I like how part of the ibis’ … Continue reading

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Pelican Preening

Not something I get to see every day. Once more, another photo putting the form of a bird on display, but this time with another lazily floating about. I think that the outstretched wing leads to some great angularity in … Continue reading

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Ibis Preening

Here’s a shot that I took on Sunday. I like how the ibis looks almost bizarre in this photo as whilst it is easily recognised as an ibis, its form has elements of ambiguity. I also think that, in general, … Continue reading

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Anhinga novaehollandiae

Here’s a few shots of an Australian Darter preening itself. I took these on Thursday. When I first saw it, I thought it was a cormorant. I like the angles of its head and neck in these photos. I think … Continue reading

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