The saddle-billed stork (Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)

in photography •  2 years ago

very nice and distinctive bird of South African wetlands. I have seen many of these birds. but these photos are the best I have. Photos are from bridge where it was allowed to step out of the car.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saddle-billed_stork
Kruger national park, South Africa, March 2017

Pentax K50 f 13; 1/640 sec; ISO 800;  lens zoom 4,5-6,3/55-300 mm

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thanks for sharing.. nice shot.

i like , thanks for sharing

Beautiful like the yellow spot on the head

Unusual bird and nice photos @valtr. Upvoted, followed & DPS.