This image was taken at the Cerebos Saltpans outside Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape. Spoonbill chicks are rarely seen and are fondly referred to as “teaspoons”. This small runt pictured did not make it to maturity and died, as is often the case in nature.
- By John Vosloo, Sundays River Valley
Canon 1D Mark IV, Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3, ISO 1250, f/7.1, 1/2500 sec
Date Taken: 24-Oct-2015 07:25:52 Copyright: Copyright of Photographer Credit: Ed Alexander Title: Getaway Gallery Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV Focal Length: 0.0019047619047619mm ISO: 1250 Shutter Speed: 1/0 seconds