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Etosha National Park


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 456 mm
Exposure 1/1250 s, f/10, ISO 400 
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Deutsch  Steppenfalke Dutch  Grote Torenvalk
Italian  Gheppio maggiore Spanish  Cernícalo Ojiblanco


The whole mating sequence took no more than 6 seconds.


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Greater Kestrel
Falco rupicoloides
Crécerelle aux yeux blancs

Jean-Michel PAULUS