Tui

by Toothbrush published on 25/02/2012 category New Zealand Wildlife
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Tui

The tui, like the bellbird, is one of NZ's most well-known and well-loved native birds. His black feathers may look somber in the shade, but in the sunlight they display a beautiful metallic blue-green sheen. The white feathers under its throat explain the tui's other name, parson bird.

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One comment on Tui

  1. The light becoming shadow near the bird’s throat gives this picture an amazing relief effect. Nice job!

    Hope everything is going good for you.

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