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Resident of Mykonos Town

By fandangofandingo
A pelican who lives in the back alleys of Mykonos town. There are two of them, both very tame. I sat quite near and it didn't worry about me at all. It was a bit disconcerting seeing them open their large bills, with the stretchy lower halves, when i was so near but fascinating too. They draw quite a crowd and when they feel like a snack they walk into the nearest bar, through the outside seating area and to the kitchen much to the amusement of onlookers. I like this shot of the inside of the bill and mouth because I also managed to get the catchlight in the eye.

Tags: Pelican Wildlife and nature

Voters: cats_123, NaturesHaven, RajaSidambaram and 16 more

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Domesticated Pelican? Nice shot. - Raja.

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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
11 Mar 2013 2:15PM
What a handsome guy Smile A real show off !! A great photo !
cracking shot well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin
11 Mar 2013 10:14PM
Superb! Great image!Great capture!
Smile Brenda

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