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Indian Roller

Indian Roller
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Copyright: Biplab Kr Mukhopadhyay (biplab59) (192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-03-10
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon SLR D5100, Nikon AF-S DX 55-300 mm F/4.5-5.6G ED VR, UV Filter
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-03-17 13:10
Viewed: 2213
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis )also called Blue Jay is a bird which is quite common all over India. It is the State bird of Karnataka (India).
It is nearly 13 inch long and is striking blue in colour, weighs around 80 -100 g, eyes and bill are black. It has a large head and short neck. Its crown, lower wings and tail are blue green in colour and the throat and upper breast are purple in colour. The back and abdomen are gray in colour. Males and females are similar in appearance.

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Hi Biplab. Nice photo of this bird. Beautiful colours and sharpeness.


Hello sir ...
very beautiful pic of a beautiful bird ...
pic have great sharpness and natural colours splendid very brilliantly ...
you beautiful use the natural light ...Tfs Regards... LOVISH GARLANI

照的很清晰 顏色很鮮麗
鳥很可愛 真的是很漂亮

This is a wonderful looking bird, Biplab. Nice colors and fine exposure of the plumage.
Thanks and kind regards.

lovely shot of a Roller.Sharp and focused.
It is also the state bird of Orissa.


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