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Great White Pelican (juvenile)

Pelecanus onocrotalus (juvenile)

Description:

It is almost a pity that this bird changes his colours as he becomes adult.

Notes:

Photo's taken at: http://www.avifauna.nl/vogelpark/nl/

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11 Comments

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Sophie and Sayten! @ Sophie: That is precisely what I meant when I said that it is a pity that this bird changes his colours as he becomes adult. The close up shows the beautiful shades of brown in his feathers.

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

Beautiful series!

I adore the picture of the feathers!

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Kit Kat, Jeannette and Gerardo!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Beautiful series :)

Jeannette
Jeannette 8 years ago

Great portrait :)

Kit kat
Kit kat 8 years ago

Wow nice pic

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you, I will!

U should put it on the mission. 2012 best wildlife photo!

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Braulio, maybe I will swap them ;)

Awesome spotting!
I liked the 2nd photo!

Antoine Verfaille
Spotted by
Antoine Verfaille

Alphen aan den Rijn, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Spotted on Mar 6, 2012
Submitted on Nov 25, 2012

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