African Swift

Apus barbatus

ML182120931



eBird Checklist S60604696
Boyden Observatory (Restricted Access)
Free State, South Africa
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Latitude and Longitude -29.0384, 26.4035 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Observation details

Somewhat better photos of the African Swifts over Boyden. Note in figure 1, scalloped or mottled breast, in figure 2 the black "saddle". Figure 3 is interesting because it evidently shows the swift preening whilst in flight.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D500
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
500 mm
Shutter speed
1/2500 sec
ISO
320
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
784KB
Dimensions
1249 x 831

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