Brown Pelican in breeding plumage

Posted by 1943mike on Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:33 am

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Canon 40D, Canon 100-400 f/4.5-5.6 @310mm, 1/800 sec., F/8, ISO: 200.

Captured at Bolsa Chica in Huntington Beach, CA back in 2008.

Here's a larger version FWIW:


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by Karl Egressy on Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:05 pm
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Lovely Portrait.

by Peter Ireland on Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:02 pm
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Stunning close up of the Pelican.

by Ron Day on Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:04 pm
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The larger version reveals impeccable detail, Mike. This is an excellent portrait with beautiful color and background.

by 1943mike on Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:59 pm
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Karl, Peter, and Ron,

Thanks very much for the comments. It's an oldie but one I don't think I'd ever posted so I'm gratified it's at least viewable by you guys.


by Carol Clarke on Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:26 pm
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Superb portrait, Mike! Absolutely gorgeous with impeccable detail. Well done!

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by david fletcher on Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:32 pm
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This is really cool Mike! Love to see it larger. Like what you have shown
Make your life spectacular!

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