Description: Proud parents to be displaying their courting ritual.
This now rare species has long influenced the cultures of eastern Asia. Renowned for its grace and beauty, it is also a symbol of longevity because of its long lifespan.
Like most cranes, the white-nape's survival is threatened by loss of habitat. Only around 6,500 remain in the wild.
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Focal Length: 145mm
ISO Speed: 650
Uploaded on 4/28/2011 8:21:50 PM
Made with Canon EOS 7D Digital SLR Camera
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