Uploaded 17-May-11
Taken 16-May-11
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Keywords:Agelaius phoeniceus, Aspen, Blackbird, Colorado, St. Vrain State Park, bird, birding, bokeh, colorful, cute, marsh, park, playful, red, red-winged, reed, scenic, season, spring, summer, wildlife
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Dimensions496 x 750
Original file size307 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken16-May-11 17:16
Date modified17-May-11 08:24
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeSONY
Camera modelDSLR-A550
Focal length400 mm
Focal length (35mm)600 mm
Max lens aperturef/5.6
Exposure1/500 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 320
Metering modePattern
Showing His True Colors

Showing His True Colors

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A Red-Winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) does his annual spring mating dance at St. Vrain State Park, Colorado. One of my favorite species of birds, I have loved them since I was a child with how their songs always remind me of summer on my grandparents farm in Wisconsin...