Friday, March 20, 2015
Birds in Water: Motion GIFs
They are called Himantopus himantopus by scientists.
Migratory visitors to the Ryukyu Islands, they sure brighten things up on a rainy day.
A little cloud burst opened, while I was out shooting the cameras.
Rather than, run for cover (like some sane person) I decided to see what the birds would do.
Just in case, you were wondering what they call these birds in French, I got it for you:
Learn more about the species at ARKive