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Lilac-breasted Roller
Photographer: Andrea Popick
Location: Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, Africa
Story: 
While on my first safari, I was hoping to get photos of beautiful birds and some shots of them in flight. I was lucky and in the right place at the right time. As I was taking the photo, this beautiful Lilac-breasted Roller flew off the branch and a I was able to capture it in flight.
Digital Alterations: 
crop, light, color enhancement
Camera Information: Canon SX50 HS; f 6.7, 1/2000 sec, ISO-320
Special Equipment: