Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The Poser

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Same bird, different rock.
 

Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada
 
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33 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

great shots! love the view. :)

Joop Zand said...

I like these shots Karen....light and colors are wonderful.

Greetings, Joop

Sylvia K said...

These are terrific, Karen!! I have a gull and a pigeon that pose like that outside my window -- or peers in like he's checking me out at my desk!! I did get a shot of that!!

Phil said...

Terrific shot Karen. Shows the powere of your telephoto ans your ability to get a sharp shot. I like Ring-billed Gulls too.

Lisa Gordon said...

These are beautiful, Karen. I especially love the first one. You have captured some amazing detail in those wonderful feathers.

Indrani said...

Crisp and clear.
Lovely shots.

Adam Jones said...

What a beauty. I like the Ring Billed Gulls. They have an aura about them.

Debbie said...

No wonder he sits there, that's got to be the best view in town!!!

I LOVE the light!!!

Carole M. said...

...a lovely gull snapshot

mick said...

Great photos. The color of the water is especially beautiful.

Gary said...

Great series!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

eileeninmd said...

Great shots of the gull and the view is pretty. Thanks for sharing, have a great day!

Ellie said...

Lovely shots - do you think that bird knows how good he looks :))

NatureFootstep said...

ir seem to know it is goodlooking. :)

Jim said...

Fantastic shots.

Stewart M said...

Nice birds - I like gulls, even when they are stealing your chips and making lot of noise!

Cheers and thanks for linking to WBW

Stewart M - Australia

Jan said...

Love the freshness of the photos, must be the sea.

lina@happy family said...

The gull has become the perfect center point. Stunning shots!

Gemma Wiseman said...

Beautiful, still pose of the gull in the first photo! And love the water tones in the second one!

Lea said...

Fantastic!
Have a wonderful day!
Lea
Lea's Menagerie

Kim, USA said...

Wow amazing shots love it!

Visiting from Water World Wednesday
Kim,USA

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

wow! ~ lovely photography ~ love the seagull ~ (A Creative Harbor) ^_^

ps. definitely resemble the Cape Ann MA area ^_^

EG CameraGirl said...

Handsome ring-billed gull. And the water is so clear!

Les... said...

good work! seagulls are always a striking addition to an outdoor composition and love the way you captured this on *S*

Emille said...

Wow, the water is so clear!!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Wherever he's sitting, he is master of all he surveys! Beautiful beach.

Luna Miranda said...

beautiful photos! love the bird closeup, the water is inviting.

Mary Howell Cromer said...

Your poser was a delight...loved the close up, very nice~

Beyond Wandering said...

And such an adorable one, Karen! Great capture..

joanne said...

super shots....I love the shades and textures of the blue waters in the second....

Liz said...

Lovely shots and backdrop!

Me said...

Excellent shot of the seagull, certainly was a handsome devil was`nt he.

Red Nomad OZ said...

Beautiful colours in the water!! I'll bet the bird was waiting for your lunch scraps - that's what he'd be doing downunder!!