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Pelican Feed [Broadband - 13 shots]

Discussion in 'Birds' started by yamo, Jul 25, 2008.

  1. yamo

    yamo

    Jun 28, 2007
    Santa Cruz, CA
    Folks,

    Greetings. Pelicans diving off the Capitola Pier...

    Quick post-process with LR

    D3 + 200f2 at f/2.8 except the first shot at f/8 ISO200

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    And a series, the struggle over the catch... Starting with the too close dive...

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    First time I've ever seen fish in a pelican's pouch :biggrin:...

    Thanks for looking...

    Cheers,

    -Yamo-
     
  2. Pretty neat pictures...
    glad you posted!
     
  3. Great set. That last shot with the fish in the bill is amazing.
     
  4. wow
    awesome series
    i like these a lot

    thanks for sharing
     
  5. Great series Yamo. Cool captures.
     
  6. yamo

    yamo

    Jun 28, 2007
    Santa Cruz, CA
    Cheryle, Jim, Louie, Greg, Phil,

    Thank you kindly...

    The trouble (for the pelican) all started by not tucking away that fish fast enough...

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    Cheers,

    -Yamo-
     
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