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Fulmar Following

By rontear  
These oceanic birds follow ships whever they are, this is the Arctic variation ( we have our own seen on most cliffs around the uk where they breed ) The Arctic Ocean is full of food for these to feed. This individual is photographed against the ships wake and a choppy sea.

Tags: Wake Bird Pattern Sea Fulmar Wildlife and nature Arctic Ocean

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Gulls know where to find food and a free ride on the wind created by the ships passing. They can soar for hours without using any energy. Well spotted and a quiet moment in the fantastic voyage full of action images from the wonderful land we'd all love to visit with out camera.


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mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
15 Sep 2011 8:55AM
A moment in time...
Very evocative image - travel, freedom.
Consulo 12 840 10 Scotland
15 Sep 2011 9:39AM
That's very good indeed, Ron.

franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
15 Sep 2011 9:44AM
Really superb image !

15 Sep 2011 10:30AM
Excellent position of the gull
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
15 Sep 2011 10:46AM
Well timed Ron.
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
15 Sep 2011 11:51AM
Fantastic placement of bird. Smile
MickS 11 23 14 England
15 Sep 2011 1:58PM
Watcha Ron,
excellent abstracted image.
bliba Plus
10 2 Austria
15 Sep 2011 5:37PM
great viewpoint Ron....
would love to be there right now to enjoy the view ,smell the sea....... right now

excellent SmileWinkWinkWinkWinkWinkWink

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