Brown Booby


Posted by gregc on Thu Jun 06, 2024 4:46 am

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A young male (I think) Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster) skipping across the water to pounce on a school of fish. Mature birds have a pure white chest, but young juveniles don't have that sharply defined edge to the brown.

ISO2000, 420mm, f5.6, 1/4000, on OM-1.

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by Carol Clarke on Thu Jun 06, 2024 5:42 am
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Great action capture of this booby style approach to fishing, Greg!

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by peter makuch on Thu Jun 06, 2024 5:50 am
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a well cropped frame and the head-on shot superb, nicely timed GREG.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Thu Jun 06, 2024 6:26 am
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Great head-on pose and angle, Greg.
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by david fletcher on Thu Jun 06, 2024 2:10 pm
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Carol Clarke wrote: Great action capture of this booby style approach to fishing, Greg!

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+1.  Nice one Greg.
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