Collared Crescentchest, Cerrado, Brazil

Chasing


Being in possession of a photo of a Collared Crescentchest, an obscure, tiny tropical bird, is likely evidence of a hard core birder. There’s some noise in the background; it was quite dark when the photo was taken: f5.6, 1/250th of a second and ISO 12800. The species is skulky, lurking in the grass and…