Wedge-tailed Eagle (Aquilla audax - fleayi)
Greek - Bold Eagle
The Fleayi race of the Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle is listed as Endangered and it's numbers continue to decline. Only found in Tasmania this magnificent bird was seen with his mate on the Huon Highway west of KIngston.
D4 | Nikkor 500mm f/4 VRII | 1.4 TC II | Handheld | 1/2000 SEC, F/8, ISO 640
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Callala Bay, NSW
Panasonic Lumix FZ200 with Raynox 250 and on board flash | 1/200, f/8, ISO 200
CS6 sharpen, noise, curves, composite shot of flower and fly to capture the detail of both composition crop and resize for web