Pardalotes and granulated sugar

Imagine spooning two teaspoons of granulated sugar into the palm of your hand – at 8 grams you would hardly know it was there and yet it would weigh the same as a Spotted Pardalote.

Spotted Pardalote (Pardalotus punctatus) – male Canon 7D, 100-400mm L IS USM, 1/500, f/5.6, ISO 640