This variable oystercatcher (Haematopus unicolor) used black algae to rest in the shelter, thus camouflaged. The image was taken at Waipapa Point in the South-east of New Zealand's South Island. I tried to transcribe the singularity of the place.
Lucas Mugnier / Biosphoto
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Image size: 5064x3376 pixels (16.9"x11.3" @300dpi)
Shooting date : 2018-10-15