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Pair of Brahminy Kites at dawn, Bundula, Sri Lanka Taken during the early morning on the path towards the Bundula park entrance. Asia,Brahminy Kite,Bundula,Haliastur indus,Sri Lanka Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Pair of Brahminy Kites at dawn, Bundula, Sri Lanka

Taken during the early morning on the path towards the Bundula park entrance.

    comments (10)

  1. I have visited Bundula Reserve an absolutely wonderful place, one day I will go back with the camera set-up I have now. Posted 4 years ago
    1. Totally agree, lovely for birding. Just starting on the sharing of this set, bit by bit. Posted 4 years ago
  2. Wow!! So beautiful Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks, Daniel. Posted 4 years ago
  3. Great shot. Love the lighting! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thank you! Posted 4 years ago
  4. WOW! I love the lighting and the colors pop out! Great photo! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 4 years ago
  5. Absolutely lovely! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thank you, Claire! Posted 4 years ago

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The brahminy kite , also known as the red-backed sea-eagle in Australia, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors, such as eagles, buzzards, and harriers. They are found in the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and Australia. They are found mainly on the coast and in inland wetlands, where they feed on dead fish and other prey. Adults have a reddish-brown body plumage contrasting with their white head and breast which make them.. more

Similar species: Diurnal Birds Of Prey
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded May 15, 2015. Captured Nov 15, 2014 06:05.
  • NIKON D800
  • f/5.6
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO2200
  • 400mm