Black Scoter female preening. Soon to be headed northward.
Beautiful pictures everyone!A couple from me...Camera: Canon 5D Mark IIILens: Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USMHandheld
I'm mostly a lurker, but felt inspired to contribute...Yellow-crowned Night Heron (who was very approachable).Greg
Very nice first post. Welcome to CR
Handsome Sunbird (Aethopyga bella) by alabang, on FlickrThe Handsome Sunbird (Aethopyga bella) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is endemic to the Philippines.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handsome_SunbirdLocation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Los_Baños,_LagunaSettings: 1/200 ƒ/5.6 ISO 1250 800mmRetina Display: http://500px.com/photo/57453244