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Dimensions3504 x 2336
Original file size5.37 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken24-Aug-06 08:46
Date modified6-Nov-11 22:10
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 20D
Focal length200 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/2500 at f/3.5
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Buller's Mollymawk 1

Buller's Mollymawk 1

Buller's Albatross or Buller's Mollymawk (Thalassarche bulleri) is a small mollymawk in the albatross family. The Thalassarche albatrosses, sometimes known as mollymawks, are considerably smaller than the great albatrosses. Of the world’s nine species, seven breed in New Zealand. They breed a the Snares, Solander and Chatham Islands. They often follow and feed around fishing boats and are squabbly aggressive birds when feeding.