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Lions Paw Over Gill farms.
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The road to Pangong.
Magnificent sunset after storms
Storm coming while on top of Bear Mountain.
Shhh, I'm Resting.
He went that way!
Bronzed clouds looming over my pasture, once in a lifetime shot in beautiful West Tennessee.
Dead Lake
The elegance and grace of a pink flamingo
Monument National Park
A pelican in the Newport Beach Backbay
"Two Great Shortstops"
Downtown Pittsburgh from Heinz Field
Mosquito Range Sunset
Brothers
An overshadowed Kashmiri Creator
Innocent  hearts
The Island of Capri from a Naples to Capri ferry on a rainy spring morning
Bee gathering pollen on Zinnia
The clock
Sunrise
Foggy morning
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A pelican in the Newport Beach Backbay

Alone on my kayak, while in a back bay, this pelican was kind enough to let me slide my kayak up close to him. He cautiously watched me as he moved along the shore, each time he moved he helped me get better lighting on him.

TAGS: Bay, Bird, California, Feathers, Pelican, United States

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Riverside, California, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© George Anderson.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2015
Total Views: 29
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 13, 2016, 2:50 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 50D
Focal Length: 350mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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