South Polar Skua

Stercorarius maccormicki

ML134141851


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Fred Hochstaedter
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eBird Checklist S19565890
Monterey Bay pelagic (SCZ Co., >2 mi offshore)
Santa Cruz, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 36.8516, -121.9697 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Well seen. Flew directly over the boat, twice. The bird came so close that even I was able to get some nice shots. And now a Bird Quiz! What is the out-of-focus bird?

Technical Information

Model
PENTAX K-r
Lens model
smc PENTAX-DA L 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED
f-stop
f/5.8
Focal length
300 mm
Shutter speed
1/2500 sec
ISO
400
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
149KB
Dimensions
2149 x 1428

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