Photo of the Day : : Phillip Island Koala : : Victoria

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Philip Island Koala : : Victoria, Australia

Phillip Island Koala
Philip Island : : Victoria, Australia

Its tough to get an up close photo like this of a Koala, as they’re often high up in the trees. It is also tough to get a photo of a Koala with their eyes open, as they’re sleeping most of the time.

When I was at the Koala Conservation Centre on Phillip Island, I was lucky enough to catch both. This Koala had come down from his tree and was walking along the handrail of the boardwalk to a new tree. I was using my 70-200mm f2.8 lens – one of the lenses I suggest for people interested in Wildlife photography on my Professional Photography Blog: Photo Provetnure.

This photograph is available for purchase as a print.

1/500 sec at f2.8, ISO 200

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