This photo was taken during my visit to a local emu farm in Queensland. Emus are known to be inquisitive animals by nature. Light variations in colour are uncommon from the information given to me by the owners of this farm. This colour variation is often referred to as the ‘golden bird’.
Canon EOS 7D, Canon 24–105mm f/4L IS USM lens, 1/250, f11, ISO 125, Canon 580EX II fill flash, monopod