Superb lyrebird, Menura novaehollandiae

The male superb lyrebird has an unmatched ability to mimic sounds and calls while performing an outstanding courtship display. Their turning of moist leaf litter on the forest floor in search of food plays a significant role in reducing fuel for bush fire.

Tathra, New South Wales

Nikon D800, AF-S Nikkor 16–35mm f4 ED set at 24mm, 1/320, f/9, ISO 1600, twin Nikon SB–900 flash units at 1/40,000 sec, Manfrotto tripod, motion camera trigger with delay

by David Gallan, New South Wales