Butcher Bird...


Butcher birds are insect eaters for the most part. They get their name from their habit of impaling captured prey on a thorn, tree fork, or crevice. This "larder" is used to support the victim while it is being eaten, to store prey for later consumption, or to attract mates.

Location: Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve, Maharashtra, India ll Jan-14


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Sanjay Ojha

Sanjay Ojha 2014-10-11T02:21:06+0000

Lovely shot Hemant. Your description is much appreciated

Hemant Masurkar

Hemant Masurkar 2014-10-11T20:30:58+0000

Thanks Sanjay...




Model Canon EOS 600D

Lens Canon EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM

Focal Length 400mm

Shutter Speed 1/500

Aperture F5.6

ISO 200

Taken At Sat, Jan 25, 2014 4:19 PM

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