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Great White Pelican

Pelecanus onocrotalus


What a beautiful birds and what a joy to be sitting in their midst. It was hard to decide which photos to choose.


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FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Satyen, I love these birds even if they try to bite all the time.

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago


FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Jeannette, It is great fun shooting in a flock of birds that attempt to eat your lens ;)

Jeannette 8 years ago

Great series :)

FoTony 8 years ago

That must be a woman's thing, thank you Sophie ;)

Wonderful make-up and hairdo! ;-)

FoTony 8 years ago

Thank you Yuko, the colours are really fantastic, in particular when the sun is shining.

YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Beautiful series! Love the photo #3. The colors of the beak is amazing!

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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