The Galah can be easily identified by its rose-pink head, neck and underparts, with paler pink crown, and grey back, wings and undertail. Birds from the west of Australia have comparatively paler plumage. Galahs have a bouncing acrobatic flight, but spend much of the day sheltering from heat in the foliage of trees and shrubs. Huge noisy flocks of birds congregate and roost together at night.
Canon 50D, EF70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM

Many thanks for checking out my photos, please feel free to give feedback! My wanderings in nature and observations of birds, particularly raptors, is what gives me great joy and constantly reminds me of the beauty and strength of life. My favourites are raptors, I love their freedom, grace, ruthlessness, pride, adaptability and flexibility and I learn much about parenting, protection and blind faith from them.
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  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesover 3 years ago

    Most beautiful

  • Many thanks Charuhas!

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  • shortshooter-Al
    shortshooter-Alover 3 years ago

    You had beautiful light for this shot Deb. It’s a great shot and a fav for me.

  • Ah there you are Al, many thanks!

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  • Brenda Burnett
    Brenda Burnettover 3 years ago

    Beautiful photo.. Gorgeous colors. Brenda

  • Many thanks Brenda!

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  • virginian
    virginianover 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture of these birds in flight. They are pretty.

  • Many thanks for your kind comment, they’re also very rowdy!

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  • ZeeZeeshots
    ZeeZeeshotsover 3 years ago

    Wow! Beautifully capture!

  • Many thanks for your kind comment!

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  • angeljootje
    angeljootjeover 3 years ago

    Beautiful capture !!!
    Greetings Johanna

  • Many thanks Johanna!

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  • joycee
    joyceeover 3 years ago

    Such a beautiful shot! Love this!

  • Many thanks for your kind comment!

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  • Sophie Lapsley
    Sophie Lapsleyover 3 years ago

    What a great capture

  • Many thanks for your kind comment!

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  • Ryan Davison Crisp
    Ryan Davison C...over 3 years ago

    excellent work

  • Many thanks Ryan!

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  • wildrider58
    wildrider58over 3 years ago

    Beautiful photo

  • Many thanks Wildrider!

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