Little Wattlebird fledgling

ANIMAL PORTRAIT

After their first clutch was hijacked by a Common Koel, the Little Wattlebirds reared this late fledgling, photographed in baby plumage on an overcast day.

Wauchope, New South Wales

Canon 1Ds MkIII, 600mm, 1.4x TC, 1/100, f9, ISO 1600, tripod

by Silva Vaughan-Jones, New South Wales