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My breakfast

My breakfast
Photo Information
Copyright: Olgierd Rozycki (rolesox) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 173] (1940)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-09-11
Categories: Birds, Fish
Camera: Canon EOS 400D, Canon Zoom Lens EF 75-300mm, Marumi 58 mm MC-UV
Exposure: f/5.0, 1/1250 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Animals feeding, part one [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2013-07-30 11:58
Viewed: 1565
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The young Great Black-backed Gull with flounder. This picture was taken at Baltic sea in Miedzyzdroje (German: Misdroy).
The Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus) is the largest member of the gull family. It breeds on the European and North American coasts and islands of the North Atlantic and is fairly sedentary, though some Black-backs move farther south or inland to large lakes or reservoirs. The standard measurements are as follows: the bill is 5.4 to 7.25 cm (2.1 to 2.85 in), the wing chord is 44.5 to 53 cm (17.5 to 21 in) and the tarsus is 6.6 to 8.8 cm (2.6 to 3.5 in).
PL młoda mewa siodłata ze zdobytą flądrą (stornią).

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照的清晰 真是很特別有驚奇的鏡頭
能看到真有有福氣 我也是第一次看見鳥是這樣吃魚
鳥的羽毛花紋都清楚 真是美麗 構圖漂亮 謝謝分享

Dear Olgierd
Absolutely stunning presentation of this attractive gull.
The reflection of the bird in the water enhances the image greatly , and the action of catching the fish / eating is interesting. It appeared to be a massive fish for the size of this bird.
I add your work to my theme "Animals feeding.
I like the gently lapping waves and the natural colours. The details of the feathers add interest to the photo.

Thanks for sharing.
Warm Greetings from the Tzaneen Dam in Limpopo, South Africa

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