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Friday Bird Photo: Poaka - Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings

Brendan Moyle Nov 05, 2010

The poaka or pied stilt is common around many of our coasts. It perversely, contributed to the decline in our native black stilt by inter-breeding and hybridising with it. It has the one thing photographers- especially in the digital age- dislike. That is both black and white feathers. This generates a challenge to expose correctly, more so than if you … Read More