Lion Sands, Sabi Sands, South Africa

halcyon albiventris

Canon EOS 7D ,Canon EF 400mm f/4 DO IS USM 1/1000s f/11.0 at 560.0mm iso1600 with 1.4 extender

Call of brown hooded kingfisher

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bird, insect

I am an amateur photographer with a love of travel. I mostly enjoy landscape and wildlife photography. I live in California which provides a great deal of opportunities for great photography.

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  • JaniceMachado
    JaniceMachadoover 3 years ago
  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 3 years ago

    What a gorgeous little bird, lovely capture,

  • David Clarke
    David Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesover 3 years ago

  • Meladana
    Meladanaover 3 years ago

    I’ve never seen one of these little birds before, great capture, I love his red beak and the turquoise colour!

  • They are very cute, and unlike many other kingfishers, they do not eat fish but insects instead.

    – Michael Moss

  • marella
    marellaover 3 years ago

  • danamh40
    danamh40over 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature! October 30, 2010

  • Many thanks for the feature :)

    – Michael Moss

  • Linda  Makiej
    Linda Makiejover 3 years ago

    just wonderful!! :)

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 3 years ago


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