Fantail

New Zealand fantail – Piwikawaka – Rhipidura fuliginosa, feeds mostly on small insects caught in the air. These very agile and friendly birds are not too shy of human presence even coming very close to check out the funny looking animal in the trees – that would be me!
Nikon D90, Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VR lens, Nikon 1.4 teleconverter
ISO 1600, 280mm, f/4, 1/400 seconds exposure in shutter priority mode, auto focus, hand held, VR on
Sharpening, light and colour adjustments in Capture NX2
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