Rufous Whistler (Pachycephala rufiventris) male with prey

Photo of Rufous Whistler

Rufous Whistler

This was one of those one-in-a-million shots - I was actually trying to photograph something else when this little guy plonked down only a few metres away. I quickly turned and shot before he realised I was there and took off, and this is the result.

File Name: 2006-04-09_0110   Date/Time: 2006-04-09 15:22:30
Location: Arkarra Lagoons, Dundowran, Queensland, Australia.
Camera Make: PENTAX Corporation   Camera Model: PENTAX *ist DS
Settings: 500mm lens, f/6.7, 1/180sec, ISO 400, Compulsory Flash