Flamingos usually stand on one leg, with the other being tucked beneath the body. The reason for this behavior is not fully understood. One theory is that standing on one leg allows the birds to conserve more body heat, given that they spend a significant amount of time wading in cold water.

Device make: SONY
Device model: ILCE-7RM4
Color space: RGB
Color profile: sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Focal length: 600 mm
Metering mode: Pattern
F number: f/6.3
Exposure program: Normal
Exposure time: 1/500