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The infamous Skull Rock at Joshua Tree National Park.
Glowing Green
Havasu Falls and Milky Way
A Gannet with Attitude
Northern Gannet Looking Back
Northern Gannet
Northern Gannet Preening Close-up
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By the Waterfall's Stream
Tiny Life
Gannet Crash Landing
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Baby Laura. Born 2 Lbs 8 Oz. Fighter!
London Calling
A Santorini Wedding
Two woodpeckers while birdwatching
Liquor bottles
Snowy Landscape and Sunrise over Canada
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The Fading Old Man
Protecting the Protest
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Gannet Crash Landing

I was observing Northern Gannets on Bonaventure Island of the coast of Quebec, Canada. I was impressed by the dichotomy of how graceful these birds were when they flew, but how clumsy they were when they landed.

TAGS: Bird, Canada, Quebec, Seabird

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Utica, Ohio, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Casey Tucker.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2017
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 14, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 50D
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO250
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