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Pelican flaring for landing

Discussion in 'Birds' started by alexf, Jul 27, 2009.

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    D300 - 300/4 - 1/2000 - f/4.5
     
  2. Skaffen

    Skaffen

    47
    Jul 6, 2009
    Worcester, UK
    wow! It almost looks as though he's dropping vertically. Definately not a pose you see every day, thanks for sharing it
     
  3. That is one cool picture Alex. Love the wing position you captured on this one.
     
  4. man is that a great shot Alex, def the coolest pelican shot i ever saw, the pose, the light and the BG are perfect....
    can I have a 1280 version for pc wallpaper ?
     
  5. PM me your preferred email addy and I'll make one in 1280. No problem.
     
  6. superb shot Alex, very well caught.

    Mike and I had a day at Jetty Park, with Jessie, photographing the Pelicans diving, but unfortunately the weather was not great that day. Never mind there is always the next trip.
     
  7. Great shot. :smile:
     
  8. Tim O

    Tim O

    Jun 11, 2006
    Illinois
    Well done Alex!
    Super capture:smile:
     
  9. muralin

    muralin

    126
    Jan 28, 2007
    Redmond, WA
    outstanding shot. super background... luv it...
     
  10. Thanks. A blurred ocean makes the best background, after the sky.
     
  11. Holmes

    Holmes

    Oct 28, 2006
    Wyoming, USA
    Wow! Absolutely fantastic capture.
     
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