• Aperture: ƒ/7.1
  • Camera: NIKON D3S
  • Taken: 15 November, 2012 11:49
  • Focal length: 700mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 1/1250 s

Due to the midday sun, the light is very hard, and the golden spots on the wing barely visible. The morning or evening sun would have revealed some brilliantly iridescent golden feathers.

 Golden-spotted Ground Dove (Metriopelia aymara)

Thanks to Niels Larsen for identification.

Altitude: 4145 metres.

Unfortunately no song recording available – only wingnoise registered so far.

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