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Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 25 May 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Pelicans seemed appropriate for Silly Tuesday.

NIKON D700 1/800 second F/9.0 ISO 200 85 mm (35mm equiv.)

Annie Viguié from Bordeaux, France

Life in green and blue...

25 May 2010 5:39am

Richard from Montferland, Netherlands

Realy fantastic birds in a great surrounding!

25 May 2010 5:48am

Irene from France

Fantastic picture !

25 May 2010 5:54am

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Makes me want to be a pelican....What a view; what a setting! Marvelous !

25 May 2010 6:29am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Beautiful! I like the blue and green of the water. The textures of the rocks in the foreground and the water in the back are lovely. The birds add the final touch.

25 May 2010 8:06am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

One beautiful view which reinforces the image of birds flying near the coast! Light and color are fantastic! Many kisses, friend Jack!

25 May 2010 8:11am

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Great action shot, nice view.

25 May 2010 8:13am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

This is not silly, this is beautiful

25 May 2010 8:24am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

oh the pelicans are great against the beautiful sea view.

25 May 2010 9:35am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

I'd fly over this gigantic, beautiful sea, if I could....

25 May 2010 9:40am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Pelicans just like these are currently dying in Louisiana marshes, covered by BP's spilled oil.

25 May 2010 10:34am

tataray from france, France

En ligne ... Superbe endroit pour voler en toute tranquillité !

25 May 2010 11:16am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

encore une fois ce sont les couleurs de l'eau que je trouve magnifiques

25 May 2010 11:25am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Beautiful picture!

25 May 2010 12:33pm

ℳarleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Yeah, pelicans have something funny about them..;-))))
However, these live in a fantastic surrounding!

25 May 2010 12:57pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Great image . great clarity and crispness of the flying birds !

25 May 2010 1:14pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice contrast between the colors of the pelicans and the sea.

25 May 2010 1:35pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

A superb composition with great colors !

25 May 2010 2:19pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

What a super shot of them flying by over the gorgeous blue water

25 May 2010 3:09pm

don from spoke, United States

Nice coastal action shot. They are funny looking birds.

25 May 2010 3:33pm

Macrobaby from Vancouver, Canada

Great colors and movement.

25 May 2010 4:04pm

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands


25 May 2010 4:23pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendid shot, the pelicans flying over the sea are beautifully colored a magnificient composition. Thank you very much for the watch. Good day, friendships.

25 May 2010 4:26pm

@Tede: Wish that you would join Am3 so that we could easily see your work and comment on it.

B.Held from Santa Fe, United States

elegantly beautiful

25 May 2010 6:16pm

Photome from Uden, Netherlands

Superb! I see this in my silly dreams.....

25 May 2010 7:34pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

wonderful water color ,a great shot ,jack !
friendships !

25 May 2010 7:40pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Another gorgeous shot. That water color is so wonderful.

25 May 2010 7:47pm

STEED from Somewhere, France

Successive plans................................I like it very much...

25 May 2010 7:49pm

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Superbe ces pélicans sur ce bleu de la mer

25 May 2010 8:53pm

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

This is a wonderful shot, Jack, and a good image for VF/AKA Glenn's urging to post pelican shots this week.

25 May 2010 10:12pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

cool shot.......not too silly tho.......

25 May 2010 10:18pm

@Susan: Especially in light of what is happening on the Gulf Coast; a monumental tragedy!

Dutch from Chicagoland, United States

Gorgeous aqua waters and I love the birds!

25 May 2010 11:42pm

Lori from Michigan, United States

They are perfectly appropriate for ST...they are slightly silly looking birds. Nice capture of the flight!

26 May 2010 12:53am

Susan from Sausalito, United States

They fly so intelligently...nice.

26 May 2010 2:00am

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Wonderful, Jack!!!

26 May 2010 2:37am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

Wow... such fantastic colours, really a great photo!

26 May 2010 4:33am

LauraS from Chico, United States

Lovely shot, Jack, and pelicans, too! Yea!!!

26 May 2010 4:34am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Oh, so many of them in one shot ... beautiful Jack!

26 May 2010 4:51am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

wuauuuuu!! estas son las capturas que me encantan, excelente!!

26 May 2010 11:37pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

I love those prehistoric looking birds...a whole bunch here and in flight..fantastic shot...very beautiful

27 May 2010 4:19pm

Barbara from Florida, United States

A beautiful point of view capturing these pelicans gliding along the coast. I hope they never experience what their species is going through on the coast of Louisiana.

29 May 2010 2:37pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

excellent shot

31 May 2010 4:07am