Black Guan, Costa Rica

Black Guan
Bosque de Paz, Costa Rica
Canon EOS-1D Mark II   *   EF500mm f/4L IS USM   *   ISO 640   *   1/125 sec @ f/5.6

A turkey-like bird, the Black Guan seems awkward at a distance. But seen through a long lens, the blue ceres of his bill and the red iris are distinctive. This one is after fruiting berries.

Photo ID: 20070407-680

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