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European Bee-eater
European Bee-eater - Camargue

The European Bee-eater is a skilled hunter, who captures insects in flight, essentially wasps, bees, hornets, as well as dragonflies in the Camargue. The size of a thrush drains, the European Bee-eater has characteristic rolled cries allowing to recognize it even when it is hardly discernible in the sky. Its metallic colors are composed of turquoise blue-green belly, chest and lower wings, brown-red on the back, the cap and the upper wings, dark green tail, black beak slightly curved and as if prolonged by a feather also black, red iris in a black eye, yellow bordered with black for the bib.The European Bee-eater is a gregarious species both in hunting and during migration.

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Common Shelduck
Common Shelduck in flight (female) - Camargue
25/05/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 125 f5,6 1/1600ème
Young Common Shelduck
Young Common Shelduck - Camargue
25/05/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 320 f5,6 1/1600ème
Black-winged Stilt
Black-winged Stilt - Camargue
25/05/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 160 f5,6 1/1600ème
European Bee-eater
European Bee-eater - Camargue
12/05/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 125 f6,3 1/2000ème
Kingfisher
Kingfisher - Camargue
06/03/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 720 f5,6 1/2500ème
Eurasian Teal
Flight of Eurasian Teal - Camargue
06/03/2020 Nikon D500 Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF-ED-VR + Tc14EIII 200 f5.6 1/2000ème
White Stork
White Stork - Camargue
Great Egret
Great Egret - Camargue
European Goldfinch
European Goldfinch
Western Cattle Egret
Western Cattle Egret - Camargue
Flamant rose
Portrait of Greater Flamingo - Camargue
Grey heron
Grey heron - Camargue
<Grey heron
Grey heron in flight - Camargue
Kingfisher
Kingfisher - Camargue
Kingfisher
Kingfisher - Camargue
Great crested Grebe
Great Crested Grebe - Camargue
Great Cormorant
Great Cormorant - Camargue
Common Chiffchaff
Common Chiffchaff - Camargue
Black-headed Gull
Flight of Black-headed Gull - Camargue
Goldcrest
Goldcrest - Camargue
Goldcrest
Goldcrest - Camargue
Eurasian Teal
Eurasian Teal - Camargue

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This video was made at the Vigueirat marsh on July 17, 2019. On this day a very large number of birds were on the marsh: little egret, great egret, glossy ibis, squacco heron, black-winged stilt, mallard duck, black-headed gull , a real pleasure for the photographer ...

News...

Nature photos outing :

The confinement being lifted, the photo outings are envisaged, however a certain number of sites remain closed ...

Quote of the moment :

"Man is a capricious child who believes that the Earth is his room, animals his toys, trees his rattles." - Sylvain Tesson - Dans les forêts de Sibérie (2011)


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