Hovering individual in a sequence of 5 images captured during 1.5 seconds, showing the cycle of wing flapping.

Hovering White-rumped Monjita sequence
Hovering individual in a sequence of 5 images captured during 1.5 seconds, showing the cycle of wing flapping.
Species: White-rumped Monjita   Xolmis velatus
Author: José Carlos Motta-Junior
Date: 
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Added to IBC: 16 Jul 2012 - 01:29
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Altitude (m): 
733 meters
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Foraging individual just before attacking an insect in the low vegetation of a grassland savannah.
Taken at 10:36h with Nikon D7000 camera + Nikkor 800mm f/5.6 ai-s EDIF + tripod, burst mode of 4 shots/second, f/8 at 1/4000s, ISO 400. The 5 images were joined as layers and merged in one. No flash used.

Citation

José Carlos Motta-Junior, IBC1003635. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1003635.

Extended version
José Carlos Motta-Junior, IBC1003635. Photo of White-rumped Monjita Xolmis velatus at Itirapina Ecological Station, Brazil. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1003635.

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