With the start of the rainy season in our islands, freshly grown vegetation will soon be all over the place, and there will be an explosion of various forms of life all around. This is the time that most resident birds will breed, as food becomes plentiful.
This Scaly-Breasted Munia (Lonchura punctulata) was gathering nesting materials along the banks of Bued River when it was filmed.
Shooting info - Bued River, northern Philippines, June 16, 2019, Sony RX10 IV @ 600 mm (equivalent), various aperture settings, 1/250 sec, ISO 200, manual exposure in available light, using a tripod and ball head, 1920/119.88p capture processed to slow-motion clips.
Music - "Tango de la Noche" by Wayne Jones