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He Took 6 Years & 7,20,000 Snaps Just To Capture 'The Perfect Shot'

How far can you go to achieve a long found dream? Can you wait at one place for years and years to make it possible? A photographer named Alan McFadyen spent almost six years and clicked 7,20,000 pictures to capture the flawless shot of a kingfisher diving in the water.

Let's have a look at his work.

He Took 6 Years & 7,20,000 Snaps Just To Capture 'The Perfect Shot'

He Took 6 Years & 7,20,000 Snaps Just To Capture 'The Perfect Shot'

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Kingfisher, that looks like the queen of birds.

Kingfisher, that looks like the queen of birds.

Mr. Perfectionist

Mr. Perfectionist

Alan McFadyen, a scotland based photographer, is famous for his wildlife photography. 

The Perfect Dive

The Perfect Dive

Recently, he came into news after clicking a perfect shot of a kingfisher bird diving in a lake.

The Story

The Story

During his childhood, Alan was taken to a kingfisher nesting spot by his grandfather, time passed but that moment when the kingfisher dives in water remained in his mind. After almost 40 years, Alan decided to capture that moment and dedicate it to his grandfather.

4,200 Hours in Hides

4,200 Hours in Hides

Alan in an interview stated that he spent more than 4,200 hours to click that amusing shot. In the start, he used to click photographs 5 times a week and later he almost lived there in the hides.

Challenges Faced

Challenges Faced

Alan shared his experienced and stated that he had made many changes at the site to make it possible. Another big challenge was to spot the dive. Usually a female kingfisher dives in only 5 times a day.

Picture Perfect

Picture Perfect

Here's the perfect picture taken by Alan. Kudos to him!!!

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