Pelican Wings


Australian pelicans are truly magnificent birds with an incredible wingspan! On land they waddle awkwardly but in flight they are infinitely graceful. In this shot, I love the way the soft morning sunlight brings out the delicate pink of his bill and catches the spray of the water as he lands.

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2 Responses to Pelican Wings

  1. chriscaff says:

    A great shot of a wonderful bird! Well caught.

  2. Thank you, Chris. They are amazing to watch, landing like huge jumbo jets on the water.

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