Puffin in a hurry

Discussion in 'Birds' started by ThorBob, Aug 1, 2007.

  1. ThorBob

    ThorBob Guest

    During a trip out to one of our "bird islands" I had the chance to capture a bunch of snaps of these funny li'll birds. As soon as I get around to looking them over I'll pester ya'll with more of them.

    But I wanted to share this li'll fella, captured in mid take-off. Some fog had started to move in, so its a bit "flat", but I could not resist this stylish "running take-off".

    Shot with D200, 300 2.8 VR


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    Thor
     
  2. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Very nice capture Bob.
     
  3. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Great shot:>))))))
     
  4. Great action shot
     
  5. Baxter

    Baxter

    Jan 8, 2007
    Clemson, SC
    Very funny shot. Nice shooting.
     
  6. KristinB

    KristinB

    Apr 12, 2007
    Stafford, VA
    Great shot! Is it just me, or does he look a bit like Opus?
     
  7. Shep1

    Shep1 Guest

    This is a really neat capture. How lucky you were to get this shot.

    Shep
     
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