Double-Crested Cormorants

Posted by paul fletcher on Tue Jun 11, 2024 8:42 pm

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CANON 100-500RF @500mm
f7.1 @ 1/800
ISO 500

I don't see Cormorants too often, usually one or two in flight in mid-Spring on their way to nesting sites. This pair was at a small local lake, diving for fish, so something different to observe and photograph. I would have to say their eyes are their best feature.

Province of Ontario, Canada, - image. Mid-April 2024.
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by david fletcher on Wed Jun 12, 2024 2:01 am
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Nice sighting Paul and good to see the size difference.
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by gregc on Wed Jun 12, 2024 4:50 am
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Nicely captured pair, the eyes are key, as you say.

by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Jun 12, 2024 5:27 am
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Great find, Paul, I like the similar head positions and of course those beautiful eyes.
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Jun 12, 2024 5:54 am
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This is a treat paul! A beautiful capture of this pair. I love the symmetry of their movement, excellent detail, colour - and of course one of nature's gems, the wonderful cormornt eyes. Well done!

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by Karl Egressy on Wed Jun 12, 2024 6:35 am
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Nice shot of the pair.

by peter makuch on Wed Jun 12, 2024 6:41 am
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the lens did the work and well done from your part PAUL.

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