RED EYE

LORD HOWE WOODHEN

HYPOTAENIDIA SYLVESTRIS

STATUS: ENDANGERED

From the brink of extinction, this species is recovering thanks to years of hard work by passionate people. Its intense red eye is a striking beacon amid its drab brown plumage.

Lord Howe Island, New South Wales

Canon EOS 5D Mk IV, EF 100–400mm f/4.5–5.6L IS II at 312mm, 1/1000, f/5.6, ISO 800

by David Stowe