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Hitchin' a ride

By susanbarton  
The Herring Gulls hitching a lift on the breeze created by the boat over to Skoma, I though this would be good practice for catching birds in flight that I could use on the Puffins ....... wrongTongue

Tags: Photo journalism General Transport Wildlife and nature Humour and fun Sports and action

Voters: andylea, taggart, GERRYGENTRY and 16 more

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Comments


13 Jul 2012 11:28PM
I never thought anyone would make a seagull look pretty but you have done it susan.
like it
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debu 6 India
14 Jul 2012 12:18AM
A couple of good captures.
debu
rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
14 Jul 2012 12:30AM
Free as a ........seagull SusanWink ( a great number by Bad Company " Seagull " worth a listen )Smile
Ron.
tonyguitar 4 55 33 Canada
14 Jul 2012 5:37AM
Seagulls are smart, graceful and well designed. We only discount them because of their big numbers and winning ways. Make a throwing motion on a wharf or beach and it is the seagull who instantly gets it and investigates. Way smarter than average. TG
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
14 Jul 2012 7:22AM
No 1 gets the vote it is a fine in-flight shot.

Albert
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
14 Jul 2012 8:27AM
Very competent in-flight capture Susan. Well-exposed detail, and I do like the shape in v1.

Dave
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2012 8:30AM
V1 for me too Susan, great capture with wonderful feather detail.
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2012 11:08AM
A stunning pair of inflight wildlife photographs, which for me tick all the right boxes.

Regards Nathan
Irishkate Plus
6 38 102 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2012 11:38AM
Lovely images of a great bird to practise bird photography
on. Did you manage any more puffins?
KateGrin
27 Jul 2012 8:19AM
Lovely shots, I tend to discard seagulls living on the coast as the tend to pinch your fish and chips but they are still a graceful bird.

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