Taken at Point Grant on Phillip Island near Melbourne while waiting to watch the Penguin Parade a few kms further on.
These seagulls probably wanted me out of their terrain as they were making a lot of noice. Fine with me, after taking some shots. Had to go anyway ;)
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Propofol (1790) 2007-01-18 21:11
Terrific composition, Harko, and I love the way you've squeezed a "decisive moment" out of your subjects! Perfect exposure and sharpness, as usual. Well done!
Woodymite (64) 2007-01-19 5:36
This fellow is certainly letting you know he doesnt want you around. The lighting and sharpness of the closest bird caught my eye at first in this image, and then I was a little confused by the shallow DOF, altho it does put the attention on the cranky bird. A good pic.
xavshot (69835) 2007-01-20 7:26
je découvre cette photo aujourd'hui : elle est excellente par sa mis au point et par la lumière sur ces oiseaux. Belle perspective apportée par la barrière. Beau travail.
bhima (726) 2007-01-29 7:05
I love your pic so I have tried a WS to give more depth.
Let's check ...
clic (17265) 2007-05-01 6:33
Beautiful warm light on these birds perched for an early morning gossip!
Selective focus helps visual concentration on these noisy guys.
Interesting perspective on banister.
- Copyright: Harko Pilot (TravelerNL) (3011)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-10-18
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Sony Alfa DSLR A100, SONY 3/5-5.6/18-70
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Travelogue: Australia - October 2006
- Date Submitted: 2007-01-18 12:02