BirdsSuperb Selection of Bird Photographs by Billion Photos Victor Tyakht – Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016. Russia: Rainbow Wings. The bird’s wing acts as a diffraction grating – a surface structure with a repeating pattern of ridges or slits. The structure causes the incoming light rays to spread out, bend and split into spectral colours, producing this shimmering rainbow effect, captured here by Victor. Photograph by Zahoor Salmi. Win shot. This bird work a great struggle. For three years I was working on this picture, following the birds. Sommetimes I visited that place before breeding and sometime after it. Then finally I decided to stay for this shot and after 2 months of effort and patience I succeed in taking this picture. I am deeply in love with birds and have been doing research on them since childhood. The great egret, also known as the common egret, large egret or great white egret or great white heron is a large, widely distributed egret, with four subspecies found in Asia, Africa, the Americas, and southern Europe. Distributed across most of the tropical and warmer temperate regions of the world. Pages:Previous123NextLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.