Friday, January 27, 2023

Munia

Munia

Munia
 

 

A7R4. in APS-C mode
A1. 12 Jun 2022

 

FE 200-600/5.6-6.3 G
GM 600/4. 10 Sept 2022

 

MT190CXPRO3/BHQ2
190B/GHFG1. 2022
190XPROB/GHFG1. Feb 2022
MT190CXPRO3/GHFG1. May 2022

 

 

 

Scaly-breasted Munia

Brown upperparts, within its whitish underparts is prominant black scales and think robust bill. Juveniles are uniformly drab brown with a black bill.

f6.3 1/1000. @600mm, ISO 1600, Hampstead Wetlands Park, 14 April 2022

 

f10 1/1600. @600mm, ISO 800, Upper Pierce Reservoir, 20 Jan 2022

 

A6400, f10 1/1250. @600mm, ISO 2500, MacRitchie Reservoir, 23 Sept 2021

 

Juvenile, f9 1/1250. @600mm, ISO 3200, Woodlands Waterfront, 14 Aug 2022

 

Juvenile, f10 1/1000. @600mm, ISO 1250, Woodlands Waterfront, 14 Aug 2022

 

 

 

 

 

White-headed Munia

Distinctive with white head. Head, throat and upper breast are white, the rest of the body chestnut brown. Centre of belly and undertail coverts balck. Rump and uppertail coverts maroon-chestnut. Bill pale grey-blue. Feet dull grey.

f8 1/3200. @600mm, ISO 800, Upper Pierce Reservoir, 190B/GHFG1, 20 Jan 2022

 

 

 

 

 

Chestnut Munia

A  black-headed munia. Entire head and throat black, rest of the body rich chestnut, with darker lower belly and vent. Bill pale greyish blue. Young birds are nondescript pale brown, with buff underparts.

A6400, f6.3 1/500. @600mm, ISO 1000, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, 27 Jun 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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