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Pied Kingfisher diving down

Pied Kingfishers look for fish by staying in a single spot in the air using rapid wing movement, then lunging down at incredible speed into the water. This photo shows such a downward dive.

TAGS: Animal, Bird, Israel, Kingfisher, Nature, Wildlife

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Givat-Ada, Israel
Member since 2017
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© Ilan Horn.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2017
Total Views: 56
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 12:43 a.m.
Camera Make: Panasonic
Camera Model: DMC-GX8
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO1000
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