|Copyright: Ang Hwee Yong (Meerkat)
|Date Taken: 2013-05-01|
|Exposure: f/4, 1/1600 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2013-04-30 23:42|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
(Megalaima haemacephala) 赤胸拟䴕
Size: 15 cm
Unmistakable; note yellow head pattern and streaked under parts; the smallest barbet.
A resonate tonk, tonk, 1 to 2 times per second, for minutes at time.
Found in open woodlands and forest edges, never in closed forest. It can be seen in gardens and parks and occasionally in mangroves. It visits trees with small fruits and berries, comes quite low to the ground. Calls incessantly from a top branch, often late in the afternoon. The nest is built in a hole in a dead branch.
Common resident and breeder throughout Singapore.
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- [2013-05-01 0:38]
Bellissimo momento colto. Mi piace molto la composizione e i colori.
Incredible. Very very good. Regars.
Excellent photograph of Coppersmith Barbet, excellent sharpness and details, outstanding composition, excellent background and outstanding lighting.
- [2013-05-01 7:30]
Very good moment captured. Nice colours with