Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 3 January 2019 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Just a seagull perched on a piling near the shipyard.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/500 second F/8.0 ISO 200 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Devi from Chennai, India

wow... this is a PROFOUND shot..if the word profound can be used to describe an image !! It speaks a lot !!!

3 Jan 2019 6:06am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Perfect for me. Excellent monocrhome

3 Jan 2019 6:28am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Nice composing and well done in b/w.

3 Jan 2019 6:50am

la griffe du loup from LA ROCHE SUR YON, France

this bird is quiet ,friendship

3 Jan 2019 8:51am

@la griffe du loup: thank you for your visit and comment. I have visited your blog and cannot determine how to leave a comment,

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Nice treatment. It looks a bit similar to the colour (or rather the lack of it :) outside here today

3 Jan 2019 10:57am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb capture !

3 Jan 2019 12:09pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very nice capture

3 Jan 2019 12:33pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

He sits there comforably like many before him.

3 Jan 2019 8:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A beautifully composed image. The seagull looks deep in thought. He must have an incredible view.

4 Jan 2019 2:33am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Very nice image - the composition works well!

4 Jan 2019 5:03am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

a classic for sure

7 Jan 2019 8:05pm