"Just Hanging".

Ross the fiddler

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May 20, 2012
Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia
Real Name
Grey-headed Flying-fox (Pteropus poliocephalus).

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K4278913(CaptOne)adj by Ross, on Flickr E-M1 II & 40-150mm f/2.8 Pro lens with torch light (edited in Capture One).

I've been hearing these flying foxes with their usual squabble at night in our banksia trees (feeding on nectar) so I decided to take torch & camera out to get a photo of one. All had gone quiet when I went out (might have been disturbed by the neighbour's flood light) but this one was still hanging around for me. It was probably blinded by the torch light for a while afterwards too (sorry little mate).
They are a protected species & necessary for pollination of varies trees.

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