Monk Parakeet & Urban Pest (Myiopsitta monachus)

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Monk Parakeet & Urban Pest (Myiopsitta monachus)

Barcelona, May 2013. These cute birds are becoming a pest in many Mediterranean Cities. They are very loud and fly around like missiles. They are mostly in pairs. Intriguing when first heard and hard to spot because of their coloring.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @64mm; f5.6; 1/100; ISO 400   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Green Parrot

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Green Parrot

Barcelona, May 2013. One of the highlights of the Barcelona Zoo.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm f5.6; 1/250; ISO 125   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Blue Parrot

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Blue Parrot

Barcelona, May 2013. My favorite parrot at the zoo.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/320 ISO 200   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Yellow Parrot

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Yellow Parrot

Barcelona, May 2013. Yellow super star at the zoo.   Nikon 1 V1/Nikkor 10-100mm @100mm; f5.6; 1/200; ISO 140   Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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