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Fish Moustache

By geoffrey baker
Another one from Skomer Island last Friday, I've still got lots of flight shots to upload but here's one on the ground for a change.

This is full frame, as taken so no pixels were harmed in the making of this photo ;o)
I zoomed back a little for the next shot in the sequence but I prefer the pose in this one even if it is a bit tight in the frame.

The lovely background is a cliff face at "The Wick" on the South East of the island, by far the best place on Skomer to get close to these beautiful birds.

Tags: Wales Puffin Bird Skomer Avian Wildlife and nature The Wick Snadeels

Voters: franken, andylea, taggart and 48 more

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franken Plus
13 3.7k 4 Wales
26 Jun 2013 5:03PM
Excellent wildlife capture.

Ken

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26 Jun 2013 5:13PM
Love the detailed and frame on the bird, great capture
rontear Plus
12 8 7 England
26 Jun 2013 5:16PM
Beautifully taken Geoff, a very healthy Puffin. Will have to visit Skomer some day.
Ron.
26 Jun 2013 5:25PM
Thanks Ron, yes, you'll love it there, let me know if you ever decide to go and hopefully I will be able to show you around.
26 Jun 2013 5:29PM
Excellent capture and nice detail.

Basith
JuBarney Plus
4 10 3 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2013 5:33PM
A splendid capture
Ju
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
26 Jun 2013 5:35PM
Nice detail in this fine image!!
26 Jun 2013 6:06PM
A beauty, Geoffrey.
Colin
26 Jun 2013 7:29PM
Thanks everyone Smile

Thank you Anthony (zapar40) for the Guest Editor's Award Smile

Geoff.
26 Jun 2013 7:36PM
Great shot and love the title
26 Jun 2013 7:36PM
Super image with lots of detail,well done...Alec.
philhomer Plus
5 59 32 England
26 Jun 2013 7:38PM
great clarity and composition, although my own preference may have been to use -1/3 EC but that's 'personal'
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
26 Jun 2013 9:12PM
Superb Puffin capture
Steve_S Plus
10 180 3 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2013 11:05PM
Very nice Geoff
Steve
tonyng Plus
6 7 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2013 8:57AM
Superbly done.

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