Black-headed gull in winter plumage


Photo Information
11/12/2009 - 12:33mayday
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/320
Aperturef/4
LensN/A
ISO100
Focal Length250mm
Views/Likes28/0
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alfiemooon

Link Posted 11/12/2009 - 12:38
Of all the surfaces to choose to land/stand/perch on,this Gull chooses to land on something with slopes/angles.

Great shot,IMHO,nice one.

Nic
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mayday

Link Posted 11/12/2009 - 12:45
Plenty of stupid Gulls on Backwell Lake - Nr Bristol...
Thanks for the comment
Regards
David

Retired at last - now all that time for photography - you would think: wink:

paulgee20

Link Posted 11/12/2009 - 16:29
For me this could have more impact by being a little better exposed, too much burnt out white?

But a very nice comp

P
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Paul

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