|Copyright: Biswarup Satpati (Biswarup)
|Date Taken: 2015-10-11|
|Camera: Sony DSC-HX400V|
|Exposure: f/5.6, 1/20 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2015-10-14 6:43|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|The same coppersmith in different pose.|
The coppersmith barbet, crimson-breasted barbet or coppersmith (Megalaima haemacephala), is a bird with crimson forehead and throat which is best known for its metronomic call that has been likened to a coppersmith striking metal with a hammer. It is a resident found in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast Asia. Like other barbets, they chisel out a hole inside a tree to build their nest. They are mainly fruit eating but will take sometimes insects, especially winged termites.
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Very good photo Biswarup. Try to capture from different angle to get clear BG. Although sometime not possible.
- [2015-10-14 9:18]
Hi Biswarup,another very nice capture of this beautiful barbet,elegant and different pose and the usual excellent quality.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
GREAT details in the bird and beautiful color.
Ciao Biswarup, great capture of lovely bird with fantastic colors, splendid sharpness and fine details, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio