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Winged Victory of Samothrace
Surrounded by Jack
Beak to beak. A pair of Puffins captured sharing a tender moment among the pink sea thrift on the cliff edge of the Greater Saltee Island, whilst I was on a trip there with other photographers.
Young Crow hiding in a Doorway
Fledgling Australasian Gannet
New Zealand Black Swan
Australian Magpie 2
Australian Magpie 1
Cinnamon is work
Wild Mountain Goat, taken while climbing the Spinc, Glendalough, Co Wicklow.
Icelandic River
Pair of Razor bill birds in mating ritual. Photo taken on a trip to the Greater Saltee Island. Camera: Canon 5D mark IV. Canon 100-400mm  4.5-5.6  IS II USM + Extender EF 1.4X III
Rufus in the magical snow covered woods
Thistle
Female Gaze
Anna at Night
A selfie with my new hat
Outfoxed
Rocky and Rufus in the leafy shade
Rocky in the undergrowth
 the oldest bridge in Vietnam
Rufus, experiencing his bliss
Rocky on the Hill
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Pair of Razor bill birds in mating ritual. Photo taken on a trip to the Greater Saltee Island. Camera: Canon 5D mark IV. Canon 100-400mm 4.5-5.6 IS II USM + Extender EF 1.4X III

This photograph captures a pair of Razor bill birds in the act of mating. It was taken on the coast of the Greater Saltee Island, off the S E coast of Ireland. It is a natural breeding ground and nesting habitat for a wide range of sea birds such as Gannets, Puffins Guillemots etc.

TAGS: Ireland, Island, Mating, Seabird, Wildlife

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Arklow, Ireland
Member since 2018
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© Donal Power.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2018
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 8, 2018, 12:30 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 560mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1250
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO500
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