A Bush Stone-curlew rests in the shade with it’s young chick. Stone-curlews are nocturnal birds that rest during the day on the ground, relying on their camouflage to hide them from predators.

Redland Bay, Queensland, Australia

Canon EOS 5D
Canon EF300mm f/2.8L IS USM

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bird, birds, curlew, stone, bush, stone curlew, thick knee, plover, shorebird, shorebirds, nature, wildlife, chick, mother, father, camouflage, australia, queensland

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Comments

  • CBoyle
    CBoyleover 1 year ago

    This is brilliant! Such a great shot :)

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 1 year ago

    Natures Paintbrush Group
    Beautiful Work
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  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...over 1 year ago


    14 February 2013 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 1 year ago

  • John Holding
    John Holdingover 1 year ago

    Clicking the image takes you to the group where you can support fellow members.

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 1 year ago

    February 14, 2013

    Wonderful work!

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelover 1 year ago


    15.2.13

    wonderful capture .. many congrats on the feature

  • jozi1
    jozi1over 1 year ago

    Fantastic shot,naturalnomad :)

  • John44
    John44over 1 year ago

    How wondrous, how lovely, this is my kind of shooting nature!

  • lcretyi
    lcretyiover 1 year ago

    Perfection what a fabulous Image
    February-15-2013


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